The Okaloosa County Commission on the Status of Women has several speakers available to discuss a wide variety of topics. Civic group, classes and other organizations are welcome to contact Speakers Bureau Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a speaker.
Dancing For Dollars
Bernadette Clements Sims was inducted into the Okaloosa Co. Women’s Hall of Fame in 2007. She shares her story as a pioneer in dance in the state of Florida. Beginning in 1964, she combined talent, determination and a love for ballet into a satisfying career. Today Northwest Florida Ballet remains a testament to her success. Contact her at 850.651.8707 to speak.
Free Professional Assistance to Open Your Business
This is an overview of the services available at no charge to Florida small businesses and entrepreneurs. Dr. Dianne Barlar was inducted into the Okaloosa Co. Women’s Hall of Fame in 2002. Contact her at 850.473.7809.
Confidence...Yes, It is All Important
An in-depth discussion of the importance of confidence in your professional and personal life. Contact Dr. Dianne Barlar at 850.473.7809.
The steps to marketing yourself in this highly competitive world. Contact Dr. Dianne Barlar at 850.473.7809.
Pat was inducted into the Okaloosa Co. Women’s Hall of Fame in 2004. She is available to speak on a variety of subjects and will tailor the presentation for specific groups. Her topics include elections, politics, leadership, community service and character. Contact her at 850.651.7272.
Nancy was inducted into the Okaloosa Co. Women’s Hall of Fame in 1999. She was a court reporter at the Nuremberg War Crimes Trials. She is currently speaking all over the country to Jewish Synagogues. There will be a fee for her program. Contact Nancy at 850.581.2528.
Beatrice is a Past Chair of the OCCSW. She is available to speak about the opportunities for women in the military, as well as veteran’s issues.
Judy is a Past Chair of the OCCSW and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2005. She will speak about the history of the OCCSW and the Okaloosa County Women’s Hall of Fame.
Jeanne is the historian and a Past Chair of the OCCSW and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2006. She is available to speak about the history of the OCCSW and the Okaloosa County Women’s Hall of Fame.
Judy is the Past Chair of the OCCSW. She is available to speak about Child Abuse Prevention and Play Therapy using Sand Tray Therapy as a treatment modality.
Lisa Jo Spencer
Lisa is an OCCSW Commissioner. She is available to speak on civil legal matters in the areas of real estate, business and will/trust disputes.
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