Marsha Clark and Jacki Pick to Speak at Women’s Energy Network – North Texas Chapter September 2015 Luncheon Meetings in Fort Worth and Dallas

DALLAS--()--Marsha Clark, executive coach and independent consultant at Marsha Clark & Associates, will be the guest speaker at the luncheon meeting of the Women’s Energy Network (WEN) – North Texas Chapter on Thursday, September 10, 2015, at the Fort Worth Petroleum Club, 777 Main Street #4000. Jacki Pick, host of “The Jacki Daily Show,” will be the guest speaker at the luncheon meeting of WEN on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, at the Dallas Petroleum Club, 2200 Ross Avenue. Registration for both events will begin at 11:30 a.m. followed by the luncheon from noon-1:00 p.m.

Marsha Clark will present a talk titled, “Invisible Differences,” at the September Fort Worth luncheon. A question-and-answer session will follow her presentation.

Ms. Clark is an executive coach and independent consultant who founded Marsha Clark & Associates in 2000. Her company offers workshops covering topics including building and sustaining trust, interpersonal relationships, conflict management, courageous conversations, and developing partnerships in organizational systems. In partnership with Dottie Gandy, Ms. Clark co-authored the book “Choose! The Role That Choice Plays in Shaping Women’s Lives” (Brown Books 2004). She has also been featured in several books including, “Powering Up: How America’s Women Achievers Become Leaders” (Anne Doyle, 2011), “Women of North Texas” (Moor, 2003), and “Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things” (Voci, 2005).

Prior to starting her own business, Ms. Clark was a corporate vice president of Electronic Data Systems (EDS). During almost 21 years with EDS, she held a variety of roles with ever-increasing responsibility, including serving as an assistant to the Chief Operating Officer, working in the areas of strategic alliances, performance management, and account operations improvement. Ms. Clark serves on the non-profit boards of Novus Academy and Empowering Women as Leaders. She has a Master of Science in Organization Development from American University in Washington, D.C.

“WEN North Texas is proud to welcome Marsha Clark as the featured speaker for our September 2015 luncheon in Fort Worth,” said Whitney Randolph, 2015 WEN North Texas Chapter President. “Ms. Clark is exceptionally skilled in empowering women to grow in their leadership positions in the workplace and in their communities.”

Jacki Pick will present a discussion titled, “Communicating the Energy Message.” A question-and-answer session will follow her presentation.

Ms. Pick is the host of “The Jacki Daily Show,” a radio program that focuses on the geopolitics of energy. Past noteworthy guests on the show include Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum; former National Security Advisor General Jim Jones; and Phelim McAleer, journalist, producer, and director of the pro-energy film “Fracknation.” Before launching “The Jacki Daily Show,” Ms. Pick served as General Counsel to a defense contractor specializing in energy. Previously, she served as legal counsel on Capitol Hill to the Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Constitution and the former Ranking Member of the Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee, advising the Chairman on the oversight of federal agencies. Prior to her career in Washington, Ms. Pick worked as a corporate litigator and as an Assistant Vice President for a major national bank.

Ms. Pick entered public life at a young age as a finalist in the Miss Teen of America pageant, and she served as a National Committeewoman and as a Public Relations Director for an Ohio based political organization. She studied Economics, Spanish, and World History at Marshall University (Society of Yeager Scholars), Oxford University in the United Kingdom, and the University of Zaragoza in Spain. Ms. Pick is an alumna of the Vanderbilt University Law School, where she served as the President of the law school’s Federalist Society chapter.

“WEN North Texas looks forward to hearing from Jacki Pick at the September 2015 Dallas luncheon,” said Randolph. “Ms. Pick has developed an extensive network of leaders from all parts of the energy and political sectors, and her experience will provide valuable guidance to our members on the importance of effective communication about the energy industry.”

The cost for WEN North Texas members to attend is $35. For prospective members, the price is $50. Please register online at http://www.womensenergynetwork.org. Payment can be made by credit card through the online registration portal or the day of the event by cash or check payable to Women’s Energy Network North Texas.

For more information about the event, contact Carly Hewett, Freeman Mills PC, at chewett@freemanmillspc.com.

For more information about the Women’s Energy Network – North Texas Chapter, visit www.wennorthtexas.org and click on WEN North Texas. Interested parties can join the North Texas Chapter by clicking on Join Today! on the North Texas Chapter’s home page.

About WEN

The Women’s Energy Network is a nonprofit association of women professionals in the energy industry that provides networking and community outreach opportunities and fosters career and leadership development. Founded in 1994, the organization has more than 2,000 members nationwide. For more information, please visit the WEN North Texas Chapter website at www.wennorthtexas.org.

Contacts

for Women’s Energy Network
Carly Hewett, 214-800-5191
chewett@freemanmillspc.com

Contacts

for Women’s Energy Network
Carly Hewett, 214-800-5191
chewett@freemanmillspc.com