Dear FEI NEW Chapter Members,
When I raised my hand a few years ago to become part of the leadership in this wonderful FEI chapter, no one could have guessed that our chapter, our jobs, our families and our world as we knew it, would be so impacted by the COVID pandemic. COVID has changed many things in our lives and much of what was developed and implemented in the past – is now different. My main job, as with all those members on the Executive Committee, the Board and Strategic Partners, is to figure out a way to deal with this virus and keep NEW FEI viable and relevant to our membership.
In response to COVID, we recently polled our members and received over 120 responses. Here are the major findings (all % are approximate):
Click here to read John Gustavson's message in its entirety.
Diversity & Inclusion Group Update
Peer Group Group Update
The Diversity & Inclusion Group has several important updates and information as follows:
Please read the complete Diversity & Inclusion Group Update by clicking here.
Our first virtual peer group meeting on 6/11 was a success with over 30 participants using Zoom! All meetings are comprised of what is important to you.
Join us and share the issues important to you! The next meeting will be held virtually again via Zoom on Thursday, August 27, 2020, from 2:00 - 4:30 PM.
Date: Thursday, August 27, 2020
Click here to register!
2020-2021 Program Schedule
Due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19, we've had to
re-evaluate the way we conduct our chapter events in 2020-2021. Thank you to the 120 members that completed the event planning survey. Your feedback was immensely helpful as we plan our events this fiscal year.
Once ready, the program schedule will be distributed via email to members and strategic partners. In addition, this document will be posted on the chapter's home page under the Quick Links Section (middle right