SETX YPO Monthly Luncheon
Join us on Thursday, October 28th, for our next SETX YPO "Monthly Luncheon" event, with featured speaker: Barbara Newhouse, CEO of the Southeast Texas Food Bank.
Barbara has over 40 years of success in leading strategic initiatives resulting in operation growth and market strength. Her specialties are aligning needs of varied groups of constituents with the overall mission and working with grassroots chapter and volunteer networks while maintaining a strategic business focus.Organizations where Barb has worked with include United Way, American Cancer Society, Alzheimer’s Association, Autism Society, Arthritis Foundation, ALS Association, and Children’s Heart Foundation.She is known for her work in organizational change management including leading strategic planning efforts, organizational mergers, and leading large fundraising events like the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS.Barb holds a BSW from Briar Cliff University and a Master’s in Administration with an emphasis in Healthcare from the University of South Dakota. She has completed certificate work in Leadership from Notre Dame. She has served on various boards including United Way, the National Health Council, International Alliance of ALS/MND Association, and Briar Cliff University.Since arriving in Beaumont, Barb serves on the Community Affairs Committee at Lamar University, is a current member of the Beaumont Rotary Club and Leadership Beaumont.Finally, and most important to her, she is the proud mother of 3 sons and bonus Mom to many other young people who have come to know her over many years.