Please join us on April 20th! Our keynote speaker is the always entertaining Arizona State Treasurer Jeff DeWit. DeWitt will speak to us about “The State of the Arizona State Treasury,” a presentation that will include a look back on his first year in office. Additionally, DeWit will provide us with information about the operations of the State Treasury, how funds are invested, plus provide us with an update on the Arizona economy and our state’s economic outlook.
Additionally, Palo Verde RW member Cathy Riggs, candidate for Justice of the Peace, will speak briefly on why she is running and is qualified for this office.
About Jeff DeWit: Jeff DeWit was elected to his first term as Arizona State Treasurer on November 4, 2014. He took office January 5, 2015 as Arizona’s 33rd State Treasurer.
As Arizona’s Chief Banker and Investment Officer, Treasurer DeWit oversees more than $13 billion in state assets and serves as an investment manager for local governments. Treasurer DeWit also serves as the Chairman of Arizona’s State Board of Investment, and State Loan Commission. He also serves as the State’s Surveyor General and is a member of the State Land Selection Board.
Treasurer Jeff DeWit is a successful Financial Professional with over 22 years of experience. He started his career in finance in 1992 at one of the largest brokerage firms in the country, moving up quickly to become one of Smith Barney’s youngest fully licensed Investment Professionals. In the mid-90s Jeff became a Market Maker in financial futures contracts as one of the youngest Full Members of the CME as well as a Full Member of the Chicago Board of Trade.
April 20th Meeting Details:
11:00 a.m. — Social
11:30 a.m. — Program/ Lunch Grayhawk Golf Club:
8620 East Thompson Peak Parkway, The Fairway House, Scottsdale
The cost of the luncheon is $27 if paying by credit card. Pay with cash or by check and the cost is $26. Checks are preferred but credit cards are accepted.
To make a reservation for our luncheon, please contact Patty Prosin by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call her at 480.656.4746.
On the Menu: Corn Chowder with Chicken Salad Croissant, Blueberry Crisp with Ice Cream, Coffee/Tea.