Monthly archive July, 2014

Thanks to Julie Dodd & Judy Robinson for contributions to JEA Mentoring Program

by Peggy Gregory Mentoring Committee We want to say thank you to JEA Mentoring Committee co-chair Julie Dodd and Committee member Judy Robinson for their friendship and their extraordinary roles on the committee. Julie Dodd After serving as Mentoring Committee co-chair since its inception in 2007 and fulfilling various roles on the JEA Board for...

Use blogs as a communication tool in your mentoring

by Kay Windsor North Carolina mentor For some of us, the word blog (shortened from web log) may conjure ideas of writers who shout opinions and political views. But many kinds of blogs, not necessarily political or abrasive, can offer ideas or inspiration. WordPress, one of the hosts for free sites for blogs, had 60...

New 2014 JEA mentors train at JEA Advisers Institute

Five of the cohort of new JEA mentors arrived in Las Vegas for the new mentor training. From left to right: Sue Farlow (North Carolina), Phyllis Cooper (North Carolina), Carol Eanes (North Carolina), Nancy Olson (Vermont) and Stan Zoller (Illinois). Mike Riley (Wyoming) is not pictured, as his flight had been delayed. The mentors got...