May 2019 Meeting

When:  May 15, 2019 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  Triangle, Raleigh, NC

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Wednesday, May 15
Networking: 11:30 a.m.
Meeting/Luncheon: 12 p.m.


NC State University Club

4200 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27606


$25.00 per person

First Time Contractor Guest Always Free

To Register:

Send the registration form to Heather Shepherd at
For questions, call 919-604-3050.

If paying by check, please bring to luncheon.


Deadline for registration: Friday, May 12, 2019

Our Speaker

Michael Walden
N.C. State University

Dr. Michael L. Walden is a William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at North Carolina State University (NCSU), and a member of the Graduate Economics faculty with The Poole College of Management. His Ph.D. is from Cornell University, and he has been at NCSU since 1978.  He has also been a Visiting Professor at Duke University.

Walden has published twelve books and more than 300 articles and reports, including his newest book, North Carolina Beyond the Connected AgeThe Tar Heel State in 2050.

Walden can be frequently seen, heard and read in the media. He has daily radio programs aired on stations around North Carolina. His biweekly column, You Decide, is carried by more than 40 newspapers in the state. He has made close to 3,000 personal presentations.

Walden has won numerous academic and public awards, including two Champion-Tuck Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting, the UNC Board of Governor’s Award for Excellence in Public Service, the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, and the Holladay Medal for Excellence from North Carolina State University. He has also served on several state and local commissions, and currently is a member of the N.C. Future Investment Resources for Sustainable Transportation Commission.


NCSU University Club
4200 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27606


Heather Shepherd