April 2019 Print

Event Registration

After Tax-Season Social - PUB TRIVIA

When:   Tuesday, April 23, 2019
              5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Where:  DJ's Dugout - Miracle Hills
              777 N. 114th Street
              Omaha, NE 68154
Cost:     $25 / member
              $45 / non-member
Event Details
Trivia, food, fun and drinks! What more could you want after busy season?! We will split into teams for a friendly trivia competion. Various dinner options will be available for selection.

Annual Public Relations Dinner & CPE Event

When:   Tuesday, May 7, 2019
              1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Where:  Omaha Country Club
              6900 Country Club Rd.
              Omaha, NE 68152
Cost:     Prices increase on April 23rd
              CPE: $50/member or $100/non-member
              Dinner: $55/individual or $440/table of 8

1:00 – 4:50 PM    CPE Courses
5:00 – 6:00 PM    Cocktails & Raffle
6:00 – 7:30 PM    Dinner & Guest Speaker, Susan Koenig 

Event Details
Join us in the afternoon for two sessions of CPE courses; two options to choose from for each session. Then join us in the evening for a cocktail hour while you can enter to win raffle baskets before dinner and our guest speaker Susan Koenig.

See our website for more details and a printable invitation you can share!

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Member News


 February Anniversaries  
  • Christi Olsen – 28 years
  • Leanne Kaiser – 6 years
  • Sarah Griger – 4 years
  • Ashley Huss – 4 years
  • Amber Velasquez – 1 year
 March Anniversaries  
  • Edna Chan – 1 year
  • Melissa Helm – 1 year
 April Anniversaries  
  • Janet Redick – 42 years
  • Kelly Mann – 7 years
  • Krystal Elms – 5 years
  • Amanda Patrick – 3 years
  • Rebecca Goodwin – 2 years

Board Member Nominations

We are now accepting board member nominations. Please send your nominations to president@omahaafwa.org.

Get Involved!

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Previous Events

Special Guest: Pam Hernandez
February 21, 2019

Pam Hernandez did a magnificent job speaking to us about unconscious bias patterns women face and how they can lead to self-limiting beliefs. Thank you Pam!


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AFWA National News

Women Who Count 2019 National Conference

Registration Now Open!
October 21-23, 2019
Orlando, Florida

Register before May 1 for the best rate and a chance to win a $100 Disney Gift Card! For more information and registration, please visit the AFWA National website. If you have any questions or would like to know who is planning on attending from our Omaha chapter, please reach out to one of the board members!

Upcoming Webinars


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Interested in Joining AFWA?

For information about joining Omaha AFWA and becoming a member of AFWA, please visit http://www.omahaafwa.org/join.php.

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Employment Opportunities

Have an employment or volunteer opportunity?  Ads in the monthly newsletter and on the Omaha AFWA website are free for members.


Contact communications@omahaafwa.org to submit your opportunity. 


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Board of Directors

2018-2019 AFWA Omaha Chapter Board of Directors

President - Ashley Huss
Infinity CPA Group 
Email: president@omahaafwa.org

Past President - Annette Devine, FLMI, ACS
Woodmen Life

Treasurer – Star Rochell
Bland & Associates, PC
Email: treasurer@omahaafwa.org

Secretary - Krystal Elms, CPA
Seim Johnson, LLP

Director of Programming – Jamie Brewer, CPA
Bland & Associates, PC
Email: programming@omahaafwa.org

Director of Membership - Darlene Lynam
Woodmen Life
Email: membership@omahaafwa.org

Director of Communication - Rebecca Goodwin, PMP
Bland & Associates, PC
Email: communications@omahaafwa.org



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AFWA's Mission

To enable women in all accounting and finance fields to achieve their full potential and to contribute to their profession.

Empowerment  //  Integrity  //  Leadership  //  Passion

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