Chapter Leader News

April 2012                                         

New members elected to Regional Operations Board
 
  

 

                                       Michael Foss

                                  Senior Vice President

      
               Revised Kyle Grabill                   DanThury
                Kyle Grabill                       Dan Thury
         Region Vice President        Region Vice President         

          South Central Region         North Central Region

New Tax Filing requirements for 2011-2012 

 

Don't forget!  This year, you'll need to electronically submit Form 990-N e-Postcard with the IRS and submit the Chapter Financial Report to chapters@iienet.org.

 

Forms and detailed instructions can be found online.

2011 Professional Chapter GOLD Award Winners! 

 

The IIE Chapter Recognition Program recognizes and rewards chapters' accomplishments. Chapter excellence is reflected in a chapter's quality of programs, membership growth and retention, participation in volunteer leadership development, student chapter support, and strategic planning.

 

Congratulations to the following professional chapters who earned

a 2011 GOLD Award:
 

Dallas- Fort Worth
 
Detroit (MI)

Greater Kansas City
IIE Costa Rica
IIE South Jersey Delaware Valley
National Capital (DC)
Pittsburgh (PA)
Twin Cities (MN)
 
 
Silver and Bronze winners will be announced in the next issue of Chapter Leader News
Student Track at IIE Annual Conference and Expo 2012
The Student Track at this year's annual conference in Orlando, Florida is hosted by the University of Central Florida and promises to be exciting, informative and fun!  Click here to view student activities and a tentative list of timely and applicable track topics. Be sure to attend Best Practices presentations by the following Universities: 

 

University of Arkansas

University of Florida

Kansas State University

North Carolina State University

Ohio State University

Rutgers University

 

IIE cares about student members! Join us in Orlando. Click here to register for the conference.

2011 Outstanding Faculty Advisor Recognition Award 
Regional Winners
Anita Vila-Parrish - Mid Atlantic Region
Dr. James Barany - Great Lakes Region (awarded posthumously)
Elodie Goodman - North Central Region
José Antonio Vázques Ibarra - Mexico Region
Saeed Zolfaghari - Canada Region
Gonzalo Mejía - Central and South America Region

Global Winner
Saeed Zolfaghari - Canada Region

Student volunteers needed for conferences

 

If you are a full-time student and you have a passion for volunteering, make plans to volunteer at the Applied Ergonomics or IIE Annual Conference. Reduced registration rates are available. Contact Bill Gibbs at bgibbs@iienet.org or (770) 349-1126 for details.

Provide members with training on your campus at special reduced registration rates!
 
IIE Training Center LogoIIE Continuing Education can bring IIE seminars to YOUR Campus!

 

Contact Larry Aft at IIE to discuss courses and to reserve your dates.

 

Phone: (770) 349-1130
Key Region
 Contacts


Northeast
Kevin Drevik
 
Mid-Atlantic
 
Joyce Hadley

Southeast 

South Central
 
Kyle Grabill

North Central
 
Daniel Thury

Western 
Michael Hogan


Spotlight on Chapter Website

 

IIE is proud to recognize outstanding chapter websites that provide members with up-to-date information while offering an interesting visual experience.

 

This issue of Chapter Leader News spotlights 


Chapter No.881

 

Virginia Tech


as the outstanding website!