Chapter Events

We have many opportunities for members, students, and guests to hear about emerging trends in the industry, engage in learning activities and discussions, and network with peers throughout the year.

 

The monthly meeting location is Rothchild's Catering and Conference Center, located at 8807 Kingston Pike, Knoxville. Networking and lunch begin at 11:30, and the presentation starts promptly at noon.


Click on an event title for more details and to register.

Upcoming events

    • 05/18/2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Rothchild Catering & Conference Center; 8807 Kingston Pike, Knoxville
    Register

    Leading with the Brain in Mind

    Presented By: Ms. Alicia Lambert

    Leadership Coach & Consultant, LeadershipING


    Networking and lunch: 11:30am

    Program:  12:00pm - 1:00pm


    Effective leadership starts with self. Leaders who build strong, high-performing teams must first know and model what they want others to do. 

    Discover from leading research in the field of neuroscience how our brains are wired, what we need to function at our best, and strategies to increase your productivity and engage your team.


    SPEAKER BIO: 

    Alicia K. Lambert is the owner of LeadershipING, a boutique consulting firm offering organizational and leadership development, executive coaching, and HR consulting to help organizations accelerate growth and drive enhanced business outcomes through high-performing, engaged leaders. She has over 15 years’ experience as a human resource leader and leadership consultant in the healthcare, manufacturing, and technology industries with a variety of organizations including Colgate-Palmolive, Bosch, and Humana. 


    Alicia is a certified coach through the International Coach Federation and Senior Human Resource Professional with the Society of Human Resource Management. She currently coaches with the Haslam College of Business Executive MBA programs and facilitates non-credit leadership development programs at UT. Alicia is an author in What’s Next in Human Resources anthology and will be featured in the upcoming anthology, You@Work.


    Alicia is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and resides in Knoxville. She enjoys spending time with her family and 17 year old Jack Russell, Pepper.


        

    Networking and lunch will be available starting at 11:30am, and the program begins promptly at 12:00pm. Let us know of any dietary restrictions upon check-in at the registration desk.

                


    Cancellation requests/refunds will be honored within 48 hours notice if paid in advance. Payment will be due for no-shows.


    Location


    Rothchild's | 8807 Kingston Pike | Knoxville, TN

    • 06/15/2018
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Rothchild Catering & Conference Center; 8807 Kingston Pike, Knoxville
    Register

    Emotional Intelligence - Our Heart Sets Us Apart!

    Presented By: Mrs. LeeAnn Foster

    Head Coach, Team Foster HR Strategy, LLC


    Networking and lunch: 11:30am

    Program:  12:00pm - 1:00pm


    Only performing well will not lead to maximizing potential. Leaders must 'Behave Well', also.


    LeeAnn, of Team Foster HR Strategy, is a certified Emotional Intelligence Practitioner. She will share with us how improving Emotional Intelligence is the 'special sauce' to maximizing potential as a leader. Our Heart Sets Us Apart!




    SPEAKER BIO: 

    Team Foster HR Strategy provides comprehensive human resources consulting services for small to mid-size organizations. Prior to founding Team Foster HR Strategy, LeeAnn Bailes Foster was Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer for WS Packaging Inc, where she was responsible for Human Resources, Training, & ESH compliance for this national corporation with 21 locations and over 2,100 employees. She also spent over 22 years serving as Vice President of Human Resources for Edfinancial Services where she oversaw employee benefits, employee relations, payroll, recruitment and retention for this $2 billion national student loan service provider.  


    A former teacher and coach, LeeAnn received her bachelor’s degree in education and her master’s degree in educational administration and supervision from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. LeeAnn is a graduate of Leadership Knoxville’s Class of 2009. In 2012, she was appointed by Tennessee Governor Haslam to the State Board of Appeals, which is the final step in the appeals process for disciplined or terminated state employees. LeeAnn is the former vice chairperson of Community Health Alliance and chairperson emeritus of Healthcare 21. 


    With 30 years of industry experience, LeeAnn excels at relationship management, conflict resolution and employee engagement. Team Foster HR Strategy embodies LeeAnn’s business philosophy of Compliance with Compassion. A devoted wife and mother, LeeAnn has been a competitive tennis player with an advanced USTA ranking, having won multiple state championships in Tennessee and Georgia. In fact, she’s a past president of the Greater Knoxville Tennis Association. Currently she is learning and loving Pickleball!  She has run 4 half marathons and 1 full marathon and loves to swim.  She currently serves on the Rental Advisory Committee for Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Miramar Beach, FL and on the Board of Directors for Volunteer East Tennessee.  LeeAnn is an active member of Cokesbury United Methodist Church, where she is a commissioned and active Stephen Minister, a member of the Staff Parish Committee and a Welcome Greeter.


        

    Networking and lunch will be available starting at 11:30am, and the program begins promptly at 12:00pm. Let us know of any dietary restrictions upon check-in at the registration desk.

                


    Cancellation requests/refunds will be honored within 48 hours notice if paid in advance. Payment will be due for no-shows.


    Location


    Rothchild's | 8807 Kingston Pike | Knoxville, TN

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