SENIOR  SCHOLARS

Friday, March 15, 2019,
10:00 AM
QUEENS UNIV
SPORTS COMPLEX
NOTE: VENUE
CHANGE ! !


 Our Friday Speaker:

Tony Zeiss, PhD

Former Pres, 
CPCC &
Museum of the Bible, Wash, DC


"The New Museum of the Bible"

DON'T FORGET: DIFFERENT VENUE THIS FRIDAY !

Be SURE to go to Queens University Sports Complex on Tyvola Road
(Click Here for Directions)

P. Anthony Zeiss, Ed.D., Former Executive Director, Museum of the Bible - An innovative, global, educational institution, whose purpose is to invite all people to engage with the history, the impact, and the narrative of the Bible. The MOTB is currently under development near the National Mall in Washington, DC.

Former President Emeritus of Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC,

Dr. Zeiss holds a Doctorate in Community College Administration from Nova University, a Master's degree in Speech (Radio and Television), and a Bachelor's degree in Speech Education from Indiana State University.

 

In 1992, he became the third president of Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC), serving approximately 70,000 students per year.  During his tenure, the college grew from one campus to six and was recognized as a national leader in Workforce Development.   He has authored or co-authored several books on economic development, adult literacy, national workforce development, and American History.  Recent publications include four books on creating high-performance employees and a novel on the Revolutionary War.

Dr. Zeiss is a professional speaker and a frequent keynoter on resource development, workforce development, leadership, and career development.

 

 

Dr. Zeiss is past Chair of the Board of the American Association of Community Colleges, past Board Chair for the League for Innovation, and was the Association of Community College Trustees' National CEO of the year for 2004-2005.  Dr. Zeiss served eight years on the board of the Zig Ziglar Corporation, four years on a Colorado bank board, is the Board Chair of the Charlotte (NC) Novant Healthcare Southern Piedmont Region, and leads a twenty-nine county Global Economic Initiative for the Charlotte, NC, region.

 

Dr. Zeiss became the first Executive Director of the Museum of the Bible on Jan 1, 2017.

Following a very successful MOTB opening, Dr. Zeiss and his wife returned to Charlotte, and he is now the first Executive Director of Coca Cola Consolidated's  z-Factor training initiative to help CEOs transform their workplace into faith-based cultures.

 

Dr. Zeiss and his wife, Beth, have two sons, a daughter-in-law, and two grandchildren.

 


Lunch Bunch


Friday, March 22, 11:30 AM

Coordinated by BG Metzler and Ruth McDevitt

Reservations taken at the Lunch Bunch Table

New Archive Feature:
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of past presentations & e-mails

2019 Wildacres Retreat
(NOW WAIT-LISTING)

Monday, April 29 to Thursday, May 2

Cost: $245 per person dbl occupancy

Organized and Coordinated by
Wade Alley & Jim Renger
Speaker : Dr. Greg Ferro
Discussing Two Topics:
  •  The U.S. Constitution and You
  • How Years 1900-1920 Made the America of Today (emphasis on WWI)

Relaxing days of learning, reflection, fellowship, laughter, entertainment, solitude, sharing and hiking at this beautiful 1,400 acre wilderness retreat near the Blue Ridge Parkway in the spectacular mountains of western NC.


Print and bring a completed form and check to add your name to the wait list at the Wildacres desk:

Click to download the registration form (Waiting List)

Charlotte's First Public Library
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James Comey
Former FBI Director,

@ Belk Theater, Tues, March 26
(A few Flyers are Available at the Membership Desk)
Link to 20% Discount on Senior Scholar Website (thank you to Queens University)

2019 Great Decisions Kindle version -  is now available to download from Kindle for $12.99
 
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New membership dues are $30 a calendar year and include a nametag. Annual renewal membership dues are $20.

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