Dr. Allison Pierce to lead off 2018 Women’s Council series
The Women’s Council quarterly programming for 2018 will center around the theme of “Lead in . . . “ The first, luncheon held on Monday, Feb. 26, at the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce, 225 Keith Street SW, will feature Dr. Allison Pierce, a member of the faculty in the Lee University School of Business addressing Women in Leadership.
Before joining the faculty at Lee, Dr. Pierce most recently worked with Century Life Pharmacy developing a pharmaceutical business plan and has also served as division president for the central division of Sava Senior Care. Prior to this, she spent 10 years with Life Care Centers of America, as senior vice president of people development.
Pierce has won numerous awards including the 2003 National Young Businesswoman of the Year and the 2003 Governor’s Outstanding Achievement Award for the State of Tennessee. She earned her PhD from Northcentral University and both her Masters and BS in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Future programs for 2018 will discuss Leadership in Business; Leadership in Public Service and Leadership in volunteer opportunities.
Cost for the “Lead In…” session is $15 for Chamber members and $25 for nonmembers and includes a buffet luncheon. Attendance is limited, register online at the community calendar at www.clevelandchamber.com or call 423-472-6587 by noon on Thursday, Feb. 22. Chamber members may use admission credits from their tiered investment if available, however should call to register.