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Upcoming events

    • 18 Aug 2022
    • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Prestonwood Country Club

    Live Big Without Sacrifice

    with Rochelle Seltzer



    We are thrilled to have Rochelle Seltzer speak to us about how to Live Big Without Sacrifice. She will talk about what it means to live big and bring all of your greatness into the world. By using her approaches to create space in your life, reduce stress, and honor your desires and purpose, you will not only amplify your impact, you can live a truly fulfilling life.

    Key Take-Aways:

    1. Excitement about the potential to create a great life without burnout — and how to do it!
    2. Feeling empowered and ready to create the life you dream of — on your own terms.
    3. Motivation to implement key changes that lead to Living Big, by making one small change at a time, and experience major shifts.

    Speakers Bio:

    Rochelle is an Acclaimed Creative Core Coach and Author, holding a BFA from Moore College of Art and Design. She established her coaching practice in 2013. Rochelle’s book, Live Big: A Manifesto for a Creative Life was published in January of 2020


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    • 13 Sep 2022
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Zoom Meeting

    • 22 Sep 2022
    • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Prestonwood Country Club

    Put Your Own (Financial) Oxygen Mask On First

    with Lauretta “Retz” Ann Reeves, CFA AWMA



    A guide for obtaining financial security, accumulating wealth and establishing and investing retirement accounts for survivors, students, single and married women, employees at large and small businesses, independent contractors and members of community organizations.

    Key Take-Aways:

    1. Steps to secure and protect your financial health
    2. A roadmap for setting your life goals and building a savings and investing plan to achieve them
    3. Options for establishing tax-deferred retirement plans or adding additional options to your current plan.

    Speakers Bio:

    Lauretta “Retz” Ann Reeves is the international equities portfolio manager and a wealth management advisor at Islamorada Investment Management (IIM). Ms. Reeves joined IIM in 2013. She has served as a portfolio manager and Co-Chief Investment Officer of the Value Strategy at Hansberger Global Investors (HGI). Before HGI, Ms. Reeves was a portfolio manager and Senior Vice President with Franklin Templeton Investments.

    Ms. Reeves is a CFA® Charter Holder and a member of the CFA Institute, where she is a member of the Practice Analysis Working Body, The CFA Society of North Carolina, and the Business and Professional Women/Triangle. She holds a certificate in ESG Investing from the CFA Institute and the designation of Accredited Wealth Management Advisor (SM) (AWMA®) from the College of Financial Planning. She received a BBA from Florida International University with High Honors and an MBA from Nova Southeastern University. Ms. Reeves also authored two books: Adopted Paws and Advice from a Broad Abroad.

Past events

11 Aug 2022 BPW/Triangle Virtual Board Meeting
17 Jul 2022 BPW/Triangle Board Planning Session 2
25 Jun 2022 BPW/Triangle Board Planning Session
26 May 2022 End of Year Celebration/Board Installation
28 Apr 2022 Dinner Meeting - Headshots and Head Starts
24 Mar 2022 Dinner Meeting - Fluid Career Foundations: 3 Strategies for Creating What You Desire
05 Mar 2022 BPW/Triangle Virtual Board Meeting
24 Feb 2022 Dinner Meeting - The Cascading Impact of Scholarships
12 Feb 2022 BPW/Triangle Virtual Board Meeting
27 Jan 2022 Dinner Meeting - Race Matters: Foundations for a Culture of Belonging
08 Jan 2022 BPW/Triangle Virtual Board Meeting
11 Dec 2021 BPW/Triangle Virtual Board Meeting
07 Dec 2021 Tackling Those Difficult Conversations: 3 Strategies for Success!
16 Nov 2021 Listen, Let Go, and Live: Thriving Through the Decades
13 Nov 2021 BPW/Triangle Virtual Board Meeting
28 Oct 2021 Rev Up Referrals with Annie Franceschi
09 Oct 2021 BPW/Triangle Virtual Board Meeting
23 Sep 2021 Dinner Meeting - Fighting "Too Much Advice" Syndrome
12 Sep 2021 BPW/Triangle Board Planning Session
03 Aug 2021 BPW/Triangle 2021-2022 Board Installation
20 May 2021 To the Future! Scholarship Award and Event Planning
01 May 2021 BPW Triangle Board Meeting - Virtual
22 Apr 2021 Sip & Talk: Myth-Busting Creativity
13 Apr 2021 BPW Triangle Board Meeting - Virtual
18 Mar 2021 Sip & Talk: Your Strengths
13 Mar 2021 BPW Triangle Board Meeting - Virtual
18 Feb 2021 Sip & Talk: Best Laid Plans
09 Feb 2021 BPW Triangle Board Meeting - Virtual
09 Jan 2021 BPW Triangle Board Meeting - Virtual


If you are unable to attend an event for which you have registered, you must notify the Logistics Chair by emailing at least 48 hours before the start of the event with one of the following choices:

  1. Move the registration to the next BPW event (note that each registration fee may be moved only once);
  2. Transfer the registration to another member or guest to attend instead;
  3. Donate the registration fee to the BPW Scholarship Fund; or
  4. Refund the registration fee, less a $5 processing fee.

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