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June Chapter Meeting 1

 

June 04, 2020 | 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
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Topic:  Seven Survival Skills: Pandemic Leadership

Speaker:  Jim Priest, CEO, Goodwill Industries

Topic Description:  On March 9, 2020 Jim Priest became  President and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Central Oklahoma, a 32 million dollar nonprofit with a staff of over 700.  Two weeks later the Covid Crisis and government directives resulted in the shutdown of Goodwill's 25 retail stores and 20 attended donation centers resulting in an 85% reduction in revenue and the furloughing of 90% of Goodwill's staff.  Jim will share insights from his crucible experience and offer suggestions for maintaining ethical leadership in turbulent times.

About The Speaker:  Jim Priest is a husband, dad, ordained minister, and President and CEO of Goodwill Industries of Central Oklahoma. 

Jim has regularly appeared on television and before groups speaking and writing about employment law, workplace issues, ethics, marriage and family issues. For over twenty years Jim has been a weekly columnist for the Oklahoman writing a column called "Family Talk" that addresses issues relating to marriage, parenting and families. He has also served as a columnist for the Journal Record newspaper writing columns on business ethics.

Jim is the husband of one wife: Diane, the father of two children: Amanda and Spencer, and is owned by one dog named Jeter. He is also an elite level grandfather of his namesake grandson, James.

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Project Management Institute, Oklahoma City Chapter (PMI OKC) reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event sponsored by PMI OKC, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. PMI OKC may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used or contracted by PMI OKC including but not limited to: social media, brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, etc.

To ensure the privacy of individuals and children, images will not be identified using full names or personal identifying information without written approval from the photographed subject, parent or legal guardian.

A person attending a PMI OKC event who does not wish to have their image recorded for distribution should make their wishes known to the photographer, and/or the event organizers, and/or contact PMI OKC Communications at [email protected], in writing of his/her intentions and include a photograph. PMI OKC will use the photo for identification purposes and will hold it in confidence.

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Any person or organization not affiliated with PMI OKC may not use, copy, alter or modify PMI OKC photographs, graphics, videography or other, similar reproductions or recordings without the advance written permission of an authorized designee from PMI OKC.

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