Networking is the best thing you can do for your own professional development! Share, learn and grow from other professionals in the Fredericksburg area.
This event takes place monthly, with themed discussions led by local leaders, and all are welcome. Interested in a topic below? Please join us! Walk-ins are always welcome.
2022 Coffee Talks:
January 11 – Dr. Marci Catlett, Superintendent, Fredericksburg City Schools, The Audacious Pursuit of Excellence
February 8 – Pam Beanum, Director of Food and Nutrition and Registered Dietitian, Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center, Heart Month: Caring For Your Heart Health
March 8 – Season Plato, Fit For All Seasons, Nutrition: Feeding Our Bodies And Brains
April 12 – Brittany Chiang, Chief Executive Officer at Flatter, Inc., Spring Into You: Diversity
May 10 – Susan Spears, CEO, Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce, Identity: Decoupling Who You Are From What You Do
June 14 – Veronica Curry, Director of Equity Advancement & BJF Center, Germanna Community College, Leadership Style – How Has It Changed Since COVID? What Worked, What Didn’t?
July 12 – Rose Heyward, Senior Learning & Organizational Development Specialist, Mary Washington Healthcare, The 3 Rs of Protecting Your Energy: Rest, Relax, Recharge
August 9 – Jennifer Mackowski, Property Manager & Event Coordinator, Stevenson Ridge, Work Hard Play Hard. Celebrating your Achievements
September 13 – Barbara Gustavson, Owner & Founder, Discover Next Step, Fall Into Change: Growth And Transformation
October 11 – Kimberly Young, Associate Provost for Career & Workforce, University of Mary Washington, Pre-Colloquium Book Discussion: Myth of the Nice Girl
November 8 – Martha Hutzel, Library Director, Central Rappahannock Regional Library, Post-Colloquium Book Discussion: Embrace the Work, Love Your Career: A Guided Workbook for Realizing Your Career Goals with Clarity, Intention, and Confidence
December 13 – Janel Donohue, President, Rappahannock United Way, Celebrating your Excellence!