Stories From 2019

Aug 26, 2019

Uniting Women in STEM Leadership

For Suzanne Jacobs, her typical workday includes heading into her office at Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC), where she manages a team of seven IT professionals for the company’s “Innovation Garage”, a team she says was created to create positive disruption in the IT space by solving healthcare problems through innovative technology. What’s not so typical, at least seemingly, is that all seven of the employees she manages are men.

Aug 6, 2019

Cassidy Edwards Joins NC State Executive Education Team

Cassidy Edwards has joined the NC State Executive Education (NCSEE) team as program coordinator. In this role, she is managing NCSEE program logistics, from conception to completion and after, helping to assure a quality experience for participants and presenters alike.

Jun 4, 2019

NCSEE’s Executive Director Speaks to NC State’s Data Analytics Opportunities for Organizations

NC State Executive Education’s Executive Director, Dan McGurrin, PhD, recently joined a panel of data analytics experts from local universities at the Triangle Area Analytics Group (TAAG) Data Analytics meeting to discuss NC State’s data science and data analytics capabilities and opportunities for professional organizations.

May 23, 2019

First Procurement Leadership Training Program a Great Success!

The Supply Chain Resource Cooperative (SCRC) partnered with NC State Executive Education to hold its first ever Procurement Leadership Training program on May 13th – 15th, which provided high-potential procurement leaders with tools and strategies needed to make dramatic improvements to their organization’s procurement practices.

Jan 25, 2019

Adam Tompkins Joins Poole College Communications Team

Adam Tompkins joins Poole College communications team, serving NC State Executive Education, Supply Chain Resource Cooperative