United States Regional Education

Chairs

Chair
Christy Brinkman
Twin Eagle Resource Management, LLC
Chair
Paul Heikkila, CFA
BMO Capital Markets

The IECA United States Regional Education Group can be joined by ANY IECA member to stay in-touch with U.S. regional initiatives, events and upcoming opportunities.  The U.S. Regional Education Committee ("U.S.REC") is a volunteer group including a Chair, Vice-Chair and Board liaison that takes a larger roll in establishing initiatives and responsibilities for the U.S. Group throughout the year and works closely with the Executive Committee and Regional Executive Vice President to carry-through yearly goals.

Mission/Purpose:

The U.S. Regional Education Group establishes the educational agenda for the U.S. region, consistent with a direction received from the Global Education Committee for the Spring and Annual Conferences and additional regional events.

U.S. Regional Education Committee Annual Projects/Responsibilities: 

Monthly Meetings to go over initiatives and plan events moving forward throughout the year

  • Publicize group to IECA Membership
  • Establish annual schedule of events
  • Coordinate all conference calls and or meetings
  • Coordinate events and activities with the EVP of North America
  • Create meeting agendas, record meeting minutes, and maintain posting of such on an ongoing basis

    Delivery of educational content may include but is not limited to the following:
  • IECA Conference sessions
  • Networking opportunities and events
  • Finding speakers, conference topics and networking events to enhance conference programs