DUBOIS – The Clear-Penn Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) met June 10 at the DuBois Business College. There were 13 members and two guests in attendance.
Carol Lundgren, CAP-OM, gave a presentation titled: “A Celebration of the Clear-Penn Chapter.” She included numerous photographs and outlined the events that occurred during the 2013-14 year. She also included photographs and information from the annual division meeting held June 6-8 in King of Prussia.
There were six members who achieved Member of Excellence, including Lundgren; Shelly Luchini; Peggy Rhone, CAP; Rachel Syktich; Brenda Heschke; and Mary Syktich, CAP-OM.
Lundgren presented “You’re the Best” awards from the Northeast District director to Shannon Rearick, Heschke, Missy Billotte, Mary Syktich and Luchini.
Also, Lundgren presented a special award to Jackie Syktich, president of DBC, for being supportive of the chapter and letting it use the facilities at the DBC.
Mary Syktich, CAP-OM, with Cathie Hugar assisting, installed new officers for the coming year. They are: Billotte, president; Rhone, CAP, vice president; Heschke, secretary; Luchini, treasurer and Lundgren, CAP-OM, immediate past-president.
The next meeting will be a picnic at the Sandy Township Park in DuBois. It will be held at 6 p.m. July 8 and the meat, drinks and paper products will be provided. Attendees are asked to bring a dish to share.
For reservations and information, call Peggy at 814-618-5135 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Getting involved with IAAP activities provides an opportunity to develop professional and personal skills of leadership, public speaking, meeting planning and networking.
All office professionals are welcome to attend any meeting. For more information about Clear-Penn chapter, visit its Web site at www.iaap-clearpenn.org.