See that timer above? (Click arrow on the right to see it --->>)
It's the amount of time I have left as president. Let me tell you, it’s nothing like I had imagined it would be, thanks to a superb team, most of whom I now call my friends.
Aristotle apparently said, “To escape criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.”
Here’s the best thing about working with conflict engagement professionals: they know how to wisely offer criticism. This makes it easier to do more, speak frankly and be a better team. The support, energy, constructive feedback and fresh ideas of our board and you, our members, has made it easier for me to serve as president.
At times this year, while onboarding a mostly new set of board members, it felt like we were going 100 miles an hour.
Much of what we did happened behind the scenes by humble and hard-working volunteers, you may not have even noticed all we’ve accomplished....