Chapter Leader News  

February 2013                                         

Chapter Management Center
Introducing newly elected Region Vice Presidents

Michael Lalle
Northeast Region
United Parcel Service
Chris Geiger   

Christopher Geiger
Southeast Region
University of Central Florida 

Raymond Mui
Western Region
Menlo Worldwide

Revised Santana

Alfredo Santana
Mexico Region
Tecnologico de Monterrey
Cropped Jairo Alfonso Vargas

Jairo Alfonso Vargas
Central and South America Region
Fundación Universitaria Konrad Lorenz
Cropped Loon Tang

Loon Ching Tang
Asia Region
National University of Singapore
NEW at IIE Annual Conference and Expo - Facility tours will be available for students!

New this year! Your student host committee for the IIE Annual Conference and Expo in Puerto Rico has arranged facility tours especially for students. One tour will take students to a local pharmaceutical manufacturing site. Watch your IIE emails, the IIE Conference website, and the next issue of Chapter Leader News for all available tours for students! Additional fees will be required.    

Professional Chapters:  CAR due on Feb. 28   

Professional chapters are required to submit the 2012 CAR to Headquarters and RVP by  Feb. 28. Only long form CAR accepted.
View The 2012 CAR Step-by-Step webinar

In this webinar, Michael Hogan provides you with three reasons to complete a Chapter Activity Report (CAR) and walks you through the process.

       Extra! Extra!


2012 Professional Chapter
Newsletter Awards


The chapter newsletter, print or electronic, is the cornerstone of chapter communications with members. A good newsletter is both informative and engaging. Graphics add interest; information should always be up-to-date; member input is essential in gathering content.


IIE is proud to applaud the efforts of the following Professional chapters in producing a quality newsletter:

Ron Coperich
National Capital
Martin Franklin
Twin Cities
Jenna Weiland
Greater Detroit
R. Jean Ruth
Central Connecticut
Carolina White
Long Island
Tom Fiorella
S. Jersey Delaware
Thomas T. Fung

Attend the Student Best Practices presentations!


IIE Annual Conference and Expo 

San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 18-22! 


You don't want to miss the Student Best Practices Session at the IIE Annual Conference in Puerto Rico. You will learn of the activities of other chapters and hear ideas to bring back to your home chapter. And you will meet students from IIE chapters all over the world!  
The Student Best Practices Session at the 2012 IIE Annual Conference and Expo was packed with attendees and Student Track planners anticipate even more attendees this year.      


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Click here to view the University of Arkansas Best Practice Presentation at the 2012 IIE Conference and Expo
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Local Tours and Transportation

Puerto Rico offers an endless variety of exciting things to do.  You can walk through history, explore natural wonders on shore and below the sea, photograph beautiful scenes, and acquire a wealth of island treasures.


IIE has arranged a selection of optional tours and activities through a local Destination Management company, Dragonfly Adventurers. These tours and activities are available to all delegates and guests.  


Dragonfly Adventures
can also handle your airport transfers to/from the Caribe Hilton.



                        Book your transportation now

Charters and Reactivations


Central and South America Region
UNITEC-San Pedro Sula
Mexico Region
Universidad del Noreste


Mid-Atlantic Region
Morgan State University
Canada Region
Atlantic Provinces Professional Chapter 

Pending Charters!
Asia Region
IIE Turkey Professional Chapter
Mexico Region
La Salle Victoria University
Central and South America Region
IIE Capitulo Javeriana Cali

Upcoming deadlines

Professional Chapters  

Feb. 28

 CAR to HQ and RVP 



Student Chapters

April 30 


 UCAR to RVP and HQ

April 30

e-postcard to IRS.  Financial Report

and bank statement to HQ and RVP 

 (U.S. Chapters only)
Key Region

Kevin Drevik
Joyce Hadley


South Central
Kyle Grabill

North Central
Daniel Thury

Michael Hogan

Rosa Hilda Félix

Vidya Gautam 

Benjamin Yen

Central/South America 
Diogenes Alvarez-Solorzano

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


No. 14
National Capital
as the outstanding website!



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Provide members with training on your campus at special reduced registration rates!


IIE Continuing Education can bring IIE seminars to YOUR Campus!


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