February Luncheon Plans

We have invited Dr. Del Phillips III, Ph.D. to speak at our February luncheon. Dr. Phillips is the Director of Schools for Sumner County. Our planning group suggested that Dr. Phillips be invited to speak at the luncheon to tell us about the County’s accomplishments in educating our students and the challenges that the County …

November Luncheon

Our guest speaker for the November luncheon is Jamie Owens, Community Services Director of the Hendersonville Police Department. He is responsible for establishing and maintaining an effective partnership between the community of Hendersonville and the Police Department. His stories, guidance and tips will help us stay safe and protect our property as best we can. …

October Luncheon

Our guest speaker for our October luncheon will be Cheryl Strichik, Executive Director of the Monthaven Arts and Cultural Center. She is excited to bring us news about what’s going on at the Center and what the future holds for it. The center’s mission ” is to collect, preserve and interpret local and regional art, …

Johnathan Kayne Gillaspie

Johnathan Kayne Gillaspie is speaker at first luncheon of the season

Johnathan Kayne Gillaspie is an American fashion designer, specializing in eveningwear gowns. He was born in Nashville in 1979. “Kayne” earned a full scholarship to Volunteer State Community College, where he studied pre-veterinarian medicine. While working at a veterinary clinic for four and a half years, he took a second job as a sketch artist …

Newcomers activities continue through the summer

Yes, our monthly luncheons are on hiatus until September, but activities continue. Here the Out to Dinner group enjoy’s a great dinner at the Kabuto Japanese Steak House. Lori Molnar reports “We had a small group this month but had lots of fun and good food.” Be sure to check the newsletter or calendar for …

May Luncheon was full of smiles and laughs

Our May luncheon featured the famous Victoria Jackson, an American actress, comedian and singer. Born in 1959, Victoria Jackson grew up in a Bible-believing, piano-playing, TV-free home in Miami. Her father coached gymnastics so she competed from age 5-18. Her gymnastic skill led to a college scholarship to Furman University, where she was cast in …

April Luncheon was a Panel Discussion

The April Meeting was a panel discussion made up of dignitaries from the local area: Patricia Leonard, who is President of Runway to Success located in Nashville.  She is a keynote speaker, actress, author, career and small business coach; Lee Hord who is Director of Process Improvement for Apria Healthcare and is currently seeking the …