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We are happy to announce the election of new directors to our board of directors: Aimee Burnett of Lockheed Martin, Jenna Hunt Frazier of Raytheon, David Jacobs, Susanne Shalley of Grant Thornton LLP, Andrea Strickland of KPMG, Rick Welday of AT&T, and Kristi Sherrill Hoyl of Baylor Scott & White Health. Three directors will serve second terms on the board: Brendan McGuire, Allison Payne, and Gary Wolens. Officers elected include Brendan McGuire (chair), Peter Loh (vice chair), Larry Pascal (vice chair), Chris Hughes (treasurer), and Joanna Ridgway (secretary). We are grateful for their commitment to public diplomacy. 

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Roadmap to Success: Career Advancement & Financial Literacy
The Concilio Young Latino Professionals & Meridian YP

Thursday, March 23, 2023 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Time Zone: America/Chicago
Local Time: Thursday, March 23, 2023 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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Nancy Avila HeadshotNancy Avila is the executive VP, Chief Information Officer, and Chief Technology Officer at McKesson. She is responsible for McKesson’s portfolio of enterprise and healthcare technologies for their providers, pharmacies, payors, labs, and healthcare systems. Avila has over 30 years of experience in business operations and system technology. She was named among America’s Top 20 Enterprise CIOs by I-CIO, and among the 100 most influential Hispanic leaders in Technology by the Hispanic Information Technology Executive Council.

Brendan McGuire HeadshotBrendan McGuire is the Regional President  of PNC Bank in North Texas. He has also served as a senior consultant at KPMG US and managing director at Morris, Manning & Martin. He later received a higher role as senior vice president of corporate banking at RBC Bank in Atlanta. McGuire served seven years at RBC until he became senior vice president of corporate banking at PNC before working his way to his current role. He has become involved in the Dallas community and serves on many boards: Dallas Museum of Art (Chair of Budget and Finance Committee), Dallas Regional Chamber (Chair of Education and Workforce Committee), AT&T Performing Arts Center, Dallas Citizens Council, Dallas Summer Musicals, Texas Bankers Association, World Affairs Council of Dallas, and Dallas Thrives.

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Nicole Garcia HeadshotNicole Garcia
is the U.S. Assurance Director in the Consumer, Industrial, Products, and Services sector of PwC, where she also served as the co-lead for the Dallas Inclusion Council which promotes an understanding and inclusion amongst all people inside and outside of PwC. In addition, she currently serves as the pillar lead for Diversity Equity & Inclusion for the Consumer, Industrial, Products & Services Sector. Garcia was appointed chair of the Council’s Young Professionals Advisory Committee in 2022 and serves as a board member at the Notre Dame School of Dallas.

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Location: PwC
2121 N Pearl Street
Dallas TX, 75201
Fees: Nonmembers & Members: $15
College Students: $5
Concilio Young Latino Professionals: Complimentary
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