Past Presidents' Fundraiser

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Every year the Past Presidents hold a fundraiser, and this year the Past Presidents held our July meeting at the home of EWI representative Rick Richard. Special thanks to Rick for opening his home to EWI of Spokane, for hosting this wonderful event and to David’s Pizza for some amazing pizzas and salad!

Each year, at the Past President’s fundraiser we announce our Past Presidents’ Scholarship winner. The scholarship provides for attendance at the Leadership Conference and Annual Meeting (LCAM). Because the conference is being held in Spokane this year, we were able to provide four...

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Alissa Kensok named Spokane Catalyst 20 Under 40 winner!

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Congratulations to member representative, Alissa Kensok with Umpqua Bank for being named one of Catalyst Magazine’s 20 Under 40 winner’s in 2016. This honor celebrates impressive young professionals of the Spokane region that are making a name for themselves in business and in their community. Congratulations Alissa!

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Kerry Wiltzius places 3rd in Tiger Triathlon

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Congratulations to member representative Kerry Wiltzius with the Spokane Humane Society! Kerry placed 3rd among her age group at the Tiger Triathlon in Colville on July 16, an amazing accomplishment! Congratulations Kerry!

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Member Firms Awarded Blood Center Foundation Grants

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Blood Center Foundation of the Inland Northwest recently announced five grants totaling nearly $45,000 to local organizations. The recipients include Providence Health Care Foundation Eastern Washington (Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center School of Medical Laboratory Science), Wenatchee Valley College Foundation, Providence Health Care Foundation Eastern Washington (SHMC Student Scholarships), INBC technology and INBC Center for Bedside Transfusion Verification at Rockwood and Providence Hospitals. Thank you to the Foundation for the great work they’re doing in our community!

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2016/2017 Slate of Directors is Announced!

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

In accordance with the Chapter Bylaws Article VII, Section 1B, the Nominating Committee is pleased to present its recommendation for the 2016/2017 slate of directors. All nominees have indicated their willingness to serve in the positions recommended.

President - May Ward, Larry H. Miller Hyundai
VP/President Elect - Jennifer Koenig, Robert Half International
Secretary - Alissa Kensok, Umpqua Bank
Treasurer - Nancy Ledeboer, Spokane County Library District
Assistant Treasurer - Patty Roll, Patty Roll, Inc.
Sergeant At Arms - Julie Van Wormer, Mirabeau...

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Congratulations Dr. Bell!

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Congratulations to member executive Dr. Rachae Bell of Clear Chiropractic on her extreme honor of being inducted into the Hall of Fame at her Alma Mater, University of Redlands. Dr. Bell was a dual-athlete at the University, excelling in both volleyball and basketball, becoming the Volleyball program’s first All-American and held the honor for back-to-back seasons and currently holds the school’s record for digs! She was team captain for the basketball team and was named Best Defender in three of her seasons! Dr. Bell sees this great honor as a true testament of “always do your best no...

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Southwest Board Forum

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

On June 18, 2016, four members from EWI of Spokane (Jill Gaffney, May Ward, Sue Fleming and Terinda Payton) attended the Southwest Board Forum in San Diego, California. Following are some notes that Sue took during the meeting.

Leadership panel – Women in Leadership – Navigating Today’s Business World
Rebecca Collier, Dale Carnegie/Board Chair, North Island Credit Union
Felena Hanson, Founder, Hera Hub
Jamie Fleming, Founder & CEO, Fleming & Associates

What makes a good leader?
• Being able to delegate.
• They feel a passion for what...

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Don’t miss out on an opportunity to attend LCAM 2016!

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Are you interested in continuing your EWI career? Have you been active in EWI for the past several years including leading and/or serving on a committee or donating your time?

Apply for the EWI Spokane Past President’s Scholarship! Four (4) scholarships available! Download the Scholarship Application http://s3.amazonaws.com/ewispokane.org/downloads/Email%20to%20Membership..., and e-mail to Adrienne Torre at...

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New Super Lawyers at Winston & Cashatt

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Super Lawyers Magazine has announced their list of the top attorneys in Washington and named the following Winston & Cashatt principals as 2016 Super Lawyers: C. Matt Andersen, Kevin J. Curtis and Carl E. Hueber. In addition, Timothy R. Fischer, David P. Gardner, Collette C. Leland and Elizabeth A. Tellessen were named as Rising Stars. For the Mountain States region, Kenneth B. Howard was named a Super Lawyer.

Super Lawyers is a research-driven, peer-influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement...

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