Financial Management Jan 28

Lee Trussel, Financial Lee Trussell will define the accounting system, the accounting cycle, the accounting equation, and illustrate the principal financial statements.


Lee is currently president of Advanced Manufacturing Analysis & Research Corporation and founder/president of the Center for Applied Entrepreneurial Studies, where he presents an education program for aspiring entrepreneurs and individuals wishing to gain business operations knowledge.

He experienced a broad range of ownership and executive management positions in numerous domestic business sectors. Lee was a senior executive responsible for international businesses involved in energy exploration and utilities development and distribution in Turkey.

Lee’s community involvement includes: vice-chairman of the Albuquerque Development Commission and the New Mexico Veterans Memorial Foundation Board.

Previously he was vice-chairman of the Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce, vice-chairman of the St. Joseph Healthcare System, and president of Cancer Resource Center. As a United States naval officer (Captain, USN retired) Lee held highly responsible senior officer positions in the naval reserve, including eight US Navy reinforcing/sustaining commands. He earned a Master of Business Administration degree summa cum laude from the Anderson School of Management in 1984.

Nov 19 – Positivity – Proven Techniques for You

John Freisinger, speaker on Study of Joy, proven techniques

John Freisinger, Technology Ventures Corporation

We have all experienced the downward spiral the negativity can bring to our lives our relationships and our workplace.  Is there antithesis to the negative spiral?  Yes!  John Freisinger will share with us the latest research in the field of Positivity and help us explore how we can bring some of the scientifically proven techniques to our new, positive, upward spirals.  We will investigate how tools like gratitude, reframing, savoring and joy portfolios can add to your unique Positivity.

John Freisinger, President & CEO
Technology Ventures Corporation

Oct 22 – Dawn Todd, The Influence Formula


Influence is leadership – John Maxwell said it and it holds true today.  But how do women balance power and influence without giving in or  being seen as pushy and overbearing?

In this presentation you will:

  • Learn What the research says about how women & men are trained in influence  & how it  affects women’s leadership
  • Understand the  “Biology of Influence” and how our thoughts have an impact in the body.
  • Master the  right brain  approach to authentic influence  that can help women be taken more seriously.
  • Transform your  inner voice of doubt into an inner voice of power


Dawn Todd is the Founder of Wildly Successful Women and the Go-To Authority on Feminine Leadership and  Intentional Business for Women.  With over twenty-five years in entrepreneurial ventures, Dawn has a proven track record for success as a business strategist and coach.

She brings a deep understanding of energy and intention alongside grounded business practices.

Dawn’s stellar list of partners have included Microsoft, American Express, Napoleon Hill Foundation, Daniels College of Business, COUNTRY Insurance, Rockies Venture Club, Angel Capital Summit, eWomenNetwork,  WomanScope News and Constant Contact.

She’s a captivating and warm keynote speaker and author of “The Feminine Intention” and her newest book “Love Pray Manifest”.

Sep 24 Resilience: Bouncing Back From Adversity

Vivian Harris

The Nature and Nurturing of resilience with tips on how all of us can become more resilient.

Vivian Harris, owner of Harris and Associates, an Albuquerque based public speaking and training company.

It is our goal to provide valuable personal and professional development topics for our members and guests.


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