Join us at our 45th Annual Meeting
Thursday, April 12, 2018
7-9pm, reception to follow
The Salisbury Station
Featured Speaker: Wyndham Robertson
Wyndham Robertson is a native of Salisbury who was educated in the city schools and received a BA in economics from what is now Hollins University, a women's college in Roanoke, VA. She was on the editorial staff of FORTUNE Magazine from 1961 to 1986, starting as a trainee and rising to assistant managing editor, the first woman ever to move so high on the masthead. In 1986 she was named the first woman vice president of the University of North Carolina System, a position she held until she retired in 1995. She also served on the board of directors of Wachovia Inc, The Equitable Companies, Capital Cities-ABC, and Media General. She currently serves on the board of The Blanche and Julian Robertson Family Foundation as well as two other charitable foundations, and is on various non-profit advisory boards for Hollins, UNC-Chapel Hill, and PAVE SE School in Raleigh, a charter elementary school established by her nephew Spencer Robertson.