Did you know that members of the Experience committee are volunteers with careers outside of event planning?
Taryn Luoma is a Roanoke native who moved away at a young age and recently moved back to the region after taking a job at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute. She is excited to see more young professionals come here for work. When she is not working, she enjoys indoor rock climbing at The River Rock Climbing gym, petting any dog that crosses her path, reading, and trying to spruce up her own little fixer-upper.
Get all the tools you need to grow your career and leadership skills at Experience 2019. This year’s conference, “The Future of Leadership,” will help you redefine leadership to inspire innovation and thrive in the workplace of tomorrow. National and local speakers will help you connect and develop your professional narrative and goals for the next year, 5 years, or 10 years. Continue reading “Experience 2019: The Future of Leadership Starts Now”
Experience committee members are involved in a variety of ways throughout the Roanoke Region.
Committee member Tim Pohlad-Thomas works at RIDE Solutions as an outreach and communications specialist, helping to make the region more bike-friendly. In his free time, he’s an outdoor enthusiast and father of two who spends many of his days hiking or camping.
In his first year on the Experience committee, Tim was instrumental in helping launch the Outside series, pulling together his love for the outdoors and a little professional development.
Did you know that Experience is planned by a group of volunteers? A committee of young professionals works throughout the year to create programming that impacts the personal and professional lives of those who attend.
Looking for a new activity? Expand Outside is heading to the Greenfield Disc Golf Course. The Roanoke Disc Golf Club will provide discs and instruction. After disc golf, we plan to hang out on the patio at Ballast Point. Continue reading “Expand Outside: Disc Golf”