The Board of the Council hosted a welcome reception for new executive director, Bob Simmons, on June 3, 2015 at the Duke Endowment. Current and former board members, volunteers, donors, community leaders and non-profit partners gathered to connect and celebrate the Council’s new leadership. Board chair Ed O’Keefe introduced Bob, who briefly shared a few remarks on his vision for the future and his excitement about the task at hand. “I am humbled by the chance to serve this vision, to spread the word, to increase support and to help more children,” he concluded.
Read Bob’s Remarks here.
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