INCOSE-LA 2Q 2018 Strategic Planning Meeting


Rick Hefner 
INCOSE Los Angeles Chapter 
310-500-8992 805-390-5312 


Saturday May 12, 2018, 9:00am to 3:00pm

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Manhattan Beach Community Church 
303 S. Peck Ave.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

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HOSTS: Rick Hefner, Chapter President; Phyllis Marbach, Past President

Strategic Planning Meeting is to provide information regarding the INCOSE-LA Chapter Plans for 2018, accomplishments to date, and plans for upcoming events both near term and long term.  Members are encouraged to attend to provide feedback to the Board of Directors about how the organization can provide value to the members in the most meaningful ways.    

WHERE: Manhattan Beach Community Church, 303 S. Peck Ave., Manhattan Beach 90266. Park in the upper lot in front of the church off of Peck Ave.  Meet in the Fireside Room at the rear of that building, off of the patio.

Virtual participation via GlobalMeet can be provided if requested. Please request in the VENUE field.

Refreshments: continental breakfast, deli lunch, beverages, snacks. (No charge.)


Gather at 8:45 *** Continental Breakfast  *** [Lunch about 12:00]

09:00am    Welcome/Intro/Objectives (Hefner)
09:15am    2018 Strategic Planning (2018 Chapter Vision)
10:00am    Financial Report (Li)
10:30am    Committee Reports (15 min each)
•    Programs (TenEyck)
•    Communications (Wigner)
•    Education (Magorno) 
•    Membership (Hefner for Grothe)
•    Ways and Means (Guine) 
•    Awards (Belle)
12:00 pm    (working lunch) Membership discussion
01:00 pm    Additional Business
01:30 pm    2018 Calendar and Action Item Review

Chapter Officers and Directors 2018

  • President:  Rick Hefner, Caltech
  • Vice-President:  Mark McKelvin, The Aerospace Corp.
  • Secretary:  Phyllis Marbach, Boeing (Retired)|
  • Treasurer:  Lin Yi, NASA JPL|
  • Past President:  Phyllis Marbach, Boeing (Retired)
  • Programs Director:  Mark TenEyck, Dassault Systemes
  • Membership Director:  Karen Grothe, INCOSE ASEP
  • Communications Director:  Neil Wigner, Northrop Grumman Corp. (NGC)
  • Ways and Means Director:  Stephen Guine, NGC
  • SE Education Director: Tony Magorno, The Mitre Corp.