NCSA CONVENTION PHOTO ALBUM
June 2014 – Embassy Suites – Concord, NC
PRE CONVENTION BOARD MEETING
…there is always some last minute business needing attention from our dedicated
volunteers – our hats off to each of you. Here are just a few of those fine volunteers
Madam President - M. Louise Pistole and David
Hooker pose for a shot at the President’s Reception.
Louise, thanks for such a productive year.
The NCSA Scholarship Foundation Bingo Fundraiser
Your Donations are greatly appreciated – thanks to all who participated
Let the Business Session Begin
J. Scott Padgett, Mayor – City of Concord
Welcomes our members to his fine city and all it has to offer
NCSA Past President – Wayne Parker with the invocation.
Convention Chairwoman – Denise McBride-Rollins, NCSA Past
President with announcements and convention protocol.
A record breaking year of FIRST TIMERS at convention – thank you very much!!!
Thanks for all the hard work our officers & committee chairs do. Here are just a few giving their reports during the business session.
Lottie Neal, David Rollins, and Sarah McKoy
receive their Pioneer Certificates commemorating
their 25th anniversary as Full Members of NCSA
President Pistole controls the
discussion at hand as James Holmes
lead the debate over Constitution & By
Law changes; and the members listen,
learn, and participate.
Each year a representative from the
National Society of Accountants,
our national affiliate, speaks at our
past president’s luncheon and our
installation ceremony, thank you
Steve Hansen, NSA President
Pre installation cocktails and preparation for dinner
Newly elected Board of Directors & Officers are introduced prior to dinner
L to R, Top to Bottom
Linda Barbee, Florence Black, Jense Creighton, John Blanton, Gaye Saunders,
Denise Hammond, James Upton III, Marsha Wheeler, Mary Fuller,
John McKinney, Ron Powell, Margie Strider, Louise Pistole
James Upton, III presents Erma Reynolds-Woodfin,
Paula Wilson Brown, Jense Haynes Creighton, and
David Hooker with this year’s membership
recruitment honor of “GO GETTERS” for sponsorship
of new members.
Marsha Wheeler, NCSA Scholarship Foundation
Executive Director presents Larry Matthews,
Piedmont Chapter President, with this year’s
“CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP AWARD” for raising
the most money by a single chapter.
M. Louise Pistole, NCSA President present
Jan Allison a plaque commemorating her 10th
anniversary as NCSA President 2003-2004.
Marsha Wheeler, NCSA Chapter Promotions
Chairwoman presents James Upton, III, CENTRAL
CHAPTER Vice President this year’s “CHAPTERS CUP” Lottie Neal & Sarah McKoy win
the NCSA Scholarship Raffle
M. Louise Pistole presents the “PRESIDENT’S AWARD”
to David Hooker, NCSA Past President 1995-1996
Steve Hansen, NSA President installs Margie Strider, NCSA President 2014-2015 The passing of the President’s Pin, Louise Pistole, NCSA President
2013-2014 to Margie Strider, NCSA President 2014-2015
Cheryl Hudson, NCSA Immediate Past President has
only two jobs at convention – collecting funds for the
outgoing president’s gift from her current line, board
The other is the pinning of the outgoing president with
their own “PAST PRESIDENT PIN”.
Cheryl said there would be gifts and Louise said thank you, thank you, thank you
Margie Strider, NCSA President 2014-2015 presents herself
and the upcoming year for NCSA
Louise’s last act as NCSA President… the passing of
the gavel to incoming President, Margie Strider.
2014-2015 NCSA Board of Directors
(L – R) Linda Barbee, Denise Hammond, John Blanton, Jense Creighton, Marsha Wheeler, James Upton, Florence Black, Gaye Saunders, James Holmes
NCSA Executive Committee 2014-2015
(L-R) John McKinney – Treasurer, Margie Strider – President, Mary Fuller – Secretary, Ron Powell – President Elect, M. Louise Pistole – Immediate Past President
And so another convention closes… until next year, let’s try and meet at another NCSA EVENT SOON.