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Due to the costs associated with hosting and catering this event, the East Idaho PMI chapter is unable to provide refunds for another meeting for registrations canceled after Friday October 11th at 12:00pm (noon). You are always welcome to substitute another individual to attend in your place. The name of the person who will be attending in your place must be substituted via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

PMI Meeting:  Tom Zahn, Julie Zahn and Alese Oakley from the Shepherds Inn will speak on challenges of managing a nonprofit organization.

From the Project Management Institute Eastern Idaho Chapter:

Join the PMI Eastern Idaho Chapter on Wednesday September 16th at 6:30 pm, as Tom Zahn, Julie Zahn and Alese Oakley from the Shepherds Inn will speak on challenges of managing a nonprofit organization.

Shepherd's Inn is a non-profit maternity home in Idaho Falls that provides services and counselling for pregnancies.  Julie will speak about their programs and then the process and challenges of operating a non-profit organization.

Tom Zahn is President of the board and will be speaking about starting and running a nonprofit as well as acquiring the funds to do so. Julie Zahn is the managing Director and will be speaking about the history of Shepherds Inn and her duties in managing it on a day to day basis as well as fund raisers. Alese Oakley is a pregnancy counselor and will be speaking about the counseling program, the clients that they serve and services and support they offer.

Meeting Location: Stockman’s Restaurant, 1175 Pier View Dr., Idaho Falls
Cost: $10 for chapter members, 15$ for non-chapter members and 5$ for students; dinner will be served.


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