Charlotte Chapter National Networking Event – Jan. 29

The Elon Alumni Association is sponsoring National Networking Week January 28-31 with events across the country and alumni in Charlotte are invited to connect with their local Elon network!

Tuesday, January 29
6 -8 p.m.

All American Pub*
200 E. Bland St.
Charlotte, NC
*South End on the Light Rail

Alumni will enjoy complimentary appetizers and a cash bar while expanding their Charlotte professional network.

Industry-based breakout discussions will take place, followed by a general networking reception. Industries represented are:

  • Banking/Finance
    Eric Vetack ’88
    , Director, Well Point Wealth & Retirement, and Jessica Hammond ’93, Vice President/Product Risk Manager, Wells Fargo

  • Communications
    Rick Snyder ’91
    , Vice President of Creative Services, Speed Network
  • Education
    Emily Walker Pinkerton ’06
    , Interim Director of the Queens Learning Institute, Queens University of Charlotte, and Chandra Smouse ’99, Teacher, Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools
  • Hospitality
    Becky Farris ’02
    , Director of Sales, Duke Mansion, and Rich Saner ’97, Owner, Rockhouse Events
  • Real Estate
    Vince Sumner ’96
    , Vice President, NAI Southern Real Estate
  • Sales/Marketing
    Becky Witmer Lane ’95
    , Vice President, Bank of America Home Loans; and Sean Leavitt ’93, Vice President of Retail Sales, Bank of North Carolina

Don’t forget to bring business cards! And make sure to join the Elon Alumni Association group on LinkedIn to continue your networking after the event.

RSVP online at or call the Office of Alumni Engagement at (877) 784-3566.

For any questions, please contact Amanda Robinson, Coordinator of Regional Alumni Engagement, at 336-278-7423 or