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A Seminar on Public Speaking and Networking

February 17, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST

The Mentoring and Outreach Workgroup is inviting all to participate in an opportunity to learn from three distinguished scholars highlighting personal growth and empowerment through communication, networking and developing a personal brand.

EDWARD BELL, Ph.D. director of the Professional Development and Research Institute on Blindness at Louisiana Tech University, Raymond Montgomery, Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Purdue University-Calumet and our own  Shawn Callaway, master’s in social work from Catholic University of America will discuss the importance of how effective communication and direct connections can inspire, influence, and persuade while advocating, holding meetings, community events and during media interviews. Also, these gentlemen will elaborate on the best practices on successful Networking that is equally powerful, which can assist with achieving goals, enhancing talents, building skills, and developing professional relationships.

You do not want to miss this rare opportunity to tap into the knowledge of these experts!

Note! All Are Invited To Attend! You do not have to be a member to participate, learn and gain knowledge.


Master of Ceremonies
LleRon Carter, Indiana Affiliate

7:0 PM – Prayer
Joann Williams, Ohio Affiliate

7:05 PM – Welcome
Steven Lindsey, District of Columbia Affiliate

7:10 PM – If I Had A Hammer
Suzanne Turner, Outreach and Mentoring Workgroup Chair

7:15 PM – Introductions
William Turner, Ohio Affiliate

7:20 PM – Panelist

8:10 PM – Q/A

8:20 PM – Reflections
Abdi Mumin, Colorado Affiliate

Final Remarks
Regina Mason, Ohio Affiliate

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Meeting ID: 408 185 0851

National Federation of the Blind of Ohio
Suzanne Turner,
(216) 990-6199


February 17, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST




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