INCOSE-LA 4Q 2019 Strategic Planning Meeting


Mark McKelvin 
INCOSE Los Angeles Chapter 
510-599-2879 310-336-0123 


Saturday November 23, 2019, 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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HOST: Mark McKelvin, Chapter President

Strategic Planning Meeting is to provide information regarding the INCOSE-LA Chapter Plans for 2019, 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 Peck Ave.  Meet in the Fireside Room at the rear of that building, off of the patio.

Refreshments: Breakfast and lunch provided.

Goals/Topics (from Trello)::

  • Retrospective on the year - how well did you do against beginning of year plan, what could have been done differently, what are lessons learned for next year, etc. - per director office.
  • Update/status of each director's office.
  • STEM Outreach: a perspective on importance to INCOSE LA (15 mins)
  • Membership and Events - How many new members are joining after attending events? Which events are generating the most new members

Chapter Officers and Directors 2019

  • President: Mark McKelvin, The Aerospace Corp
  • Vice-President:  Mark TenEyck, Dassault Systemes
  • Secretary:  Phyllis Marbach, Boeing (Retired)|
  • Treasurer:  Rick Hefner, Caltech|
  • Past President:  Rick Hefner, Caltech
  • Programs Director:  Nazanin Sharifi, NGC
  • Membership Director:  Karen Grothe, INCOSE ASEP
  • Communications Director:  Scott Birtalan, NGC
  • Ways and Means Director:  Stephen Guine, NGC
  • SE Education Director: DorothyBenveniste, Boeing