2014 Events

February – “Surety 101” – Speaker: Angela Evans, Surety Bond Underwriter for Travelers Bond and Financial Products (Coffee Conversations)

February – “First After-Hours Mixer of 2014” Networking and social after-hours event (Mixer)

March – “Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg” (Member Book Club)

March – “Advising Clients Through The Toughest Times of Life” – Speaker: Amy Florian, CEO of Corgenius (Lunch and Learn)

March – “Tax Strategies for the Insurance and Financial Professional” – Member-Only Tax Strategies Seminar

April – “Tips for Avoiding Employment Litigation” – Presenter: Laura Salerno Owens, Lawyer with Markowitz Herbold Glade & Mehlhaf (Coffee Conversations)

May – “Looking Back, Looking Forward” – Speaker: Former Governor Barbara Roberts (Annual Dinner)

June – “Leadership & Self-Deception; Getting out of the box by The Arbinger Institute” (Member Book Club)

June – “Improving Communication Through Behavioral Style Awareness” – Speaker: Alyssa Gasca, Owner of SPARK Leadership Labs (Lunch and Learn)

July – “Life Insurance Sales Ideas to Implement TODAY” – Speaker: Bill Fortner, Managing Director, Lincoln Financial Group (Coffee Conversations)

July – Member-Only FUN Event! Networking and social after-hours event (Member-Only Event)

August – “How working with a lender strategic partner can improve your client retention and bottom line” – Presenter: Tamera Lovely-Carroll, Senior Loan Officer NMLS#185420 with Eagle Home Mortgage (Coffee Conversations)

August – “Summer Member Mixer” Networking and social after-hours event (After-Hours Mixer)

September – “How to Position Yourself as the ‘Celebrity’ Expert In Your Field Using Video” – Speaker: Keri Murphy, Owner Inspired Living (Lunch and Learn) Read Event Recap >

September – “Up The Capitol Steps by Barbara Roberts” (Member Book Club)

October – “Presentation to Practice: Storytelling in Modern Business” – Presenter: David Vanadia, Storytelling Artist (Lunch and Learn) Read Event Recap >

November – “Real Estate: The Practical and What’s Pretty” – Speaker: Marissa Sainz, Real Estate Broker with Pearl District Properties (Coffee Conversations)

November – “Winter After-Hours Mixer and Charity Event” Networking and social after-hours event supporting our charity partner, Schoolhouse Supplies (After-Hours Mixer)

December – “What Is the U.S. Economic Outlook for 2015? Good, if You’re Rich” (Member Book Club)

December – “Untying the Money Knot” – Presenters: Donna Austin, Financial Advisor at Mass Mutual Oregon and Angela Laidlaw, Managing Partner at Laidlaw & Laidlaw, P.C. (Coffee Conversations)