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Sunni Knowlton My name is Sunni Knowlton and I am so very passionate about helping people transform their lives through integrating body-mind-spirit-soul as well as reaching their full potential or just finding more meaning and balance in their life. If you check out my website , you'll be able to explore my specific gifts, skills, and specialties. Also, I am eager to get to know the women of the tucson chapter as I'm desiring more community, connection, and support not just for myself but to offer it as well. I can offer some services via skype or facetime or by phone. I believe being a dynamic, empowered,, professional female in todays world has alot of challenges, especially as we change, grow, evolve, and hopefully become more of our authentic selves, with no judgement, shame, or blame. I want to be an active member and my number is 520-359-8973. I am open and excited to speak with you soon and please email me any weekly social get togethers or what not as i'm brand new to the site and don't know how to fully utilitze it yet nor post on activity wall. Thank you Namaste
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  • Jul 14, 2016
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    Gale Thomssen Next Meeting of the Tucson Chapter is May 23rd. This will be a kick off to summer. Girl Time. We will make clay jewelry and take it home . This will be a fun event and a time to get to know each member. Cost is $10.00 for materials. Vesta will teach us how and then we will do a handwriting analysis. RSVP to Gale a Must. gale3thomssen@gmail.com EVENT ADDRESS Art Seeds, 3025 N Campbell, Tucson, AZ, 85719
  • May 11, 2016
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    Isabelle Gecils Today is the official publication day for Leaving Shangrila: The True Story of a Girl, Her Transformation and Her Eventual Escape. It is a memoir about the poison of lies, personal transformation and triumph over adversity, that shows that no matter where we start, we can find the inner strength to overcome. For more info, check out my website: www.isabellegecilsauthor.com.
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    Western Region Intern The Western Region Leadership wishes you a very happy Mothers Day!
  • May 08, 2016
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    Belinda Vasquez Garcia Hi, check out my latest book DISHONOR THY WIFE, a Psychological Thriller Romantic Suspense written under my pen name Belinda Austin. The ebook can be preordered and previewed from the “Look Inside” of the paperback, which is currently available. Here’s the link: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B01D5GOWZY/ or just look up author BELINDA AUSTIN on Amazon.
  • Apr 12, 2016
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    Gale Thomssen April 25th NAPW Tucson Chapter Meeting at Art Seeds 6:00 soical with Speaker at 6:30. See you there. My parents are aging. Now What? Do you… · Worry about your loved one’s health? · Wonder if your loved one will outlive their money? · Know what will happen if your loved one can’t live at home or alone? · Get frustrated by your loved one’s stubbornness? · Hope everything will be OK so you don’t need a plan? · Want to know you are doing the best for your loved one but don’t know what that is? · Long for peace of mind? Jodi Hempel is the lead author of the book “Life: The Next Phase. Navigating the Issues of Caring for Your Aging Parent or Loved Ones.” She is the creator and facilitator of the “Walking the Path with Your Aging Loved Ones” and “Retirement by Design” programs. Jodi assisted and cared for her mother for over 20 years after her mother suffered a massive stroke. An avid researcher, Jodi combines her personal experience with the best practices of others. She is passionate about helping professional women struggling to meet the needs of their aging loved ones gain peace of mind by creating personalized action plans. _______________________________________________________________ Jodi Hempel Peace of Mind Architect “Helping professionals struggling to meet the needs of their parents”
  • Apr 06, 2016

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    Applications Technologist II -SAP Environmental Health (E02/E03)
    Global Business Services (GBS Foundation Application Services (FAS) team within Raytheon’s Global Business Services – Information Technology (GBS-IT) has an immediate opening for an SAP Functional Analyst in the area of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) operations. This is a functional role that requires a strong analyst background and technical aptitude; however, this is not a software development position. The chosen applicant will serve as a Business System Expert (BSE) supporting Raytheon SAP ERP system sustaining activities and any Environment Health and Safety projects or initiatives to revolutionize processes and/or systems. This position i nvolves working in a fast-paced team environment with other SAP functional analysts and process experts. This position can be a salary grade level E02 (Applications Technologist II) or E03 (Sr. Applications Technologist) based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience, and responsibility requirements for the position. Job Description: Process design, SAP configuration, system testing, end user training and production system support. Additional tasks will include coordinating user group requests, user acceptance testing and maintaining enterprise training materials. Provide sustaining support to a broad and dispersed customer base in key EH&S related business process areas in the manufacturing life cycle throughout Raytheon. Candidate will work directly with process experts and power users from the various Raytheon businesses. Collaboration with technical programmers, other functional analysts and extended PRISM and APEX team members is essential for accomplishing job functions. Required Skills: · Minimum 4+ years applicable experience in SAP, EH&S in an A&D company · Learn new and complex processes · Work with multiple Raytheon businesses simultaneously to deploy SAP enterprise solutions · Strong analytical/ problem solving skills; detail conscious · Proficiency with MS Office applications, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint · Excellent customer service skills · Ability to perform multiple tasks against schedule Desired Skills: · Work with functional leadership to drive change · Travel to various Raytheon sites as required to support projects · Experience with Raytheon’s current EH&S processes · Experience with Raytheon’s PRISM system · Experience working with current Raytheon SAP Business System Experts (BSEs) and software developers · Knowledge or skills related to User Experience (UX) · Experience delivering SAP solutions outside of the United States · Proven ability to successfully influence and lead enterprise teams to achieve business results · Experience developing and delivering training courses · Experience documenting As-Is and To-Be processes · Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist certification · Public speaking skills with the ability to persuade an audience · Team member experience with one or more SAP deployments · Experience with Raytheon's IT toolset, including HP Quality Center, Ascendant and InfoPak Required Education: · Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related degree. 84030
    Applications Technologist II -SAP Environmental Health (E02/E03)
    Global Business Services (GBS Foundation Application Services (FAS) team within Raytheon’s Global Business Services – Information Technology (GBS-IT) has an immediate opening for an SAP Functional Analyst in the area of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) operations. This is a functional role that requires a strong analyst background and technical aptitude; however, this is not a software development position. The chosen applicant will serve as a Business System Expert (BSE) supporting Raytheon SAP ERP system sustaining activities and any Environment Health and Safety projects or initiatives to revolutionize processes and/or systems. This position i nvolves working in a fast-paced team environment with other SAP functional analysts and process experts. This position can be a salary grade level E02 (Applications Technologist II) or E03 (Sr. Applications Technologist) based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience, and responsibility requirements for the position. Job Description: Process design, SAP configuration, system testing, end user training and production system support. Additional tasks will include coordinating user group requests, user acceptance testing and maintaining enterprise training materials. Provide sustaining support to a broad and dispersed customer base in key EH&S related business process areas in the manufacturing life cycle throughout Raytheon. Candidate will work directly with process experts and power users from the various Raytheon businesses. Collaboration with technical programmers, other functional analysts and extended PRISM and APEX team members is essential for accomplishing job functions. Required Skills: · Minimum 4+ years applicable experience in SAP, EH&S in an A&D company · Learn new and complex processes · Work with multiple Raytheon businesses simultaneously to deploy SAP enterprise solutions · Strong analytical/ problem solving skills; detail conscious · Proficiency with MS Office applications, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint · Excellent customer service skills · Ability to perform multiple tasks against schedule Desired Skills: · Work with functional leadership to drive change · Travel to various Raytheon sites as required to support projects · Experience with Raytheon’s current EH&S processes · Experience with Raytheon’s PRISM system · Experience working with current Raytheon SAP Business System Experts (BSEs) and software developers · Knowledge or skills related to User Experience (UX) · Experience delivering SAP solutions outside of the United States · Proven ability to successfully influence and lead enterprise teams to achieve business results · Experience developing and delivering training courses · Experience documenting As-Is and To-Be processes · Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist certification · Public speaking skills with the ability to persuade an audience · Team member experience with one or more SAP deployments · Experience with Raytheon's IT toolset, including HP Quality Center, Ascendant and InfoPak Required Education: · Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related degree. 84030
    Manager III-Program Management
    The Process Improvement Expert is responsible for the development and improvement of program management processes including, but not limited to, Non-Competitive proposals, contract start up, and contract close out. As an integral member of the PM Process team, the Process Improvement Expert will also partner with the Product Line Deployment Leads in support of program gating and Integrated Program Development (IPD) processes. The Process Improvement Expert position reports directly to the Manager, PM Process, and is responsible for: · PM Process development and sustainment, as assigned by the PM Process Manager · Support for maintenance of the PMX PM Process command media · Sub-chair the Program Management Excellence (PMX) PM Process Change Control Board · Support PM Process Manager in the development and implementation of PM processes · Collaborating with Product Lines and Functions to align on key benefits resulting from appropriate IPDS tailoring and conduct of meaningful IR’s and Gates · Assess current state of IPDS Tailoring and IR/Gate conduct across RMS and collaborate with product lines, programs and functions to develop and deploy systemic improvements · Solicit continual feedback on any deployed practices to determine usefulness, acceptability and sustainability · Providing IPDS tailoring services to captures and programs; Independent Review (IR)/Gate services to programs, including but not limited to; set up of IR/Gate plans in GEM, IR tailoring, IR chair identification for Gate 5 and Gate 11, IR/Gate preparation coaching Required Skills: 10 years of related experience Program Management Certification (PMP, RTN Level 6 – PMP, etc) Six Sigma certified (Green Belt, RTN 6s, etc) Strong customer relations experience, team building skills, influence management Facilitation Experience Practical experience with a minimum of 3 program management processes such as Strategic program management Program Life Cycle Stakeholder management Benefits management Governance Desired Skills: Integrated Program Development Deployment Experience Excellent oral and written communications skills Strong business acumen Decision making skills Broad functional and program networks desired IPDS DE Certification Required Education: · Bachelor's degree (BS/BA) in Systems, IT, Management, or other related field 85009
    Manager III-Program Management
    The Process Improvement Expert is responsible for the development and improvement of program management processes including, but not limited to, Non-Competitive proposals, contract start up, and contract close out. As an integral member of the PM Process team, the Process Improvement Expert will also partner with the Product Line Deployment Leads in support of program gating and Integrated Program Development (IPD) processes. The Process Improvement Expert position reports directly to the Manager, PM Process, and is responsible for: · PM Process development and sustainment, as assigned by the PM Process Manager · Support for maintenance of the PMX PM Process command media · Sub-chair the Program Management Excellence (PMX) PM Process Change Control Board · Support PM Process Manager in the development and implementation of PM processes · Collaborating with Product Lines and Functions to align on key benefits resulting from appropriate IPDS tailoring and conduct of meaningful IR’s and Gates · Assess current state of IPDS Tailoring and IR/Gate conduct across RMS and collaborate with product lines, programs and functions to develop and deploy systemic improvements · Solicit continual feedback on any deployed practices to determine usefulness, acceptability and sustainability · Providing IPDS tailoring services to captures and programs; Independent Review (IR)/Gate services to programs, including but not limited to; set up of IR/Gate plans in GEM, IR tailoring, IR chair identification for Gate 5 and Gate 11, IR/Gate preparation coaching Required Skills: 10 years of related experience Program Management Certification (PMP, RTN Level 6 – PMP, etc) Six Sigma certified (Green Belt, RTN 6s, etc) Strong customer relations experience, team building skills, influence management Facilitation Experience Practical experience with a minimum of 3 program management processes such as Strategic program management Program Life Cycle Stakeholder management Benefits management Governance Desired Skills: Integrated Program Development Deployment Experience Excellent oral and written communications skills Strong business acumen Decision making skills Broad functional and program networks desired IPDS DE Certification Required Education: · Bachelor's degree (BS/BA) in Systems, IT, Management, or other related field 85009
    Sr MPM Specialist
    This position can be a Salary Grade A03 or Salary Grade A04 based on the candidates qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibilities of the position. Job Description The Advanced Missile Systems (AMS) Product Line is seeking a Material Program Manager (MPM) to support Supply Chain Management by developing and participating in program and enterprise level supply chain strategies and plans, and ensures the placement and receipt of material requirements to those strategies and plans are in support of program requirements. This individual is the liaison between the program office, engineering, operations and the supply chain organization in ensuring that the program requirements are being met and Program/Product Line business objectives are achieved. As an integral member of the team, this MPM will have daily involvement with Program Managers, Engineering, Operations, Quality, Contracts and Finance. The ideal candidate will be a success oriented, self-motivated project leader who can drive a cross-functional team to meet the demands of a dynamic and evolving program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Working closely with Program Management, IPTs, Engineering, Production Control and Procurement to ensure purchase requisitions and POs support program needs Identifying and mitigating program risks as they pertain to material requirements through integrated root cause/corrective action Manage material financials and mitigate risks to sales, cash flow and EACs Proposal and RFQ activities Developing material strategies Preparing and executing Material Program Plans (MPPs) Participate in supplier engagements to drive our mission Required Skills A minimum of 4 years’ experience which can include a combination of Supply Chain, Contracts, Operations, Production Control, Program Planner, Material Estimating, and/or finance experience Experience with contracting statements of work (SOW), and prime contracts interpretation Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point) The ability to work in an Integrated Product Team (IPT) environment Previous experience working in a cross functional environment where you managed multiple priorities Strong Presentation Skills Desired Skills The ability to meet commitments, accomplish goals & deliver results MPM certification is strongly desired, and if not currently certified, would be expected to apply for this certification after experience in the role Enterprise Sourcing and Performance Excellence (ESPX) Aptitude Estimating, proposal, or capture experience Required Education Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Management, Supply Chain or similar Security Clearance Requirements This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of a Secret security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at http://www.dss.mil/psmo-i/indus_psmo-i_interim.html 83506
    Sr MPM Specialist
    This position can be a Salary Grade A03 or Salary Grade A04 based on the candidates qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibilities of the position. Job Description The Advanced Missile Systems (AMS) Product Line is seeking a Material Program Manager (MPM) to support Supply Chain Management by developing and participating in program and enterprise level supply chain strategies and plans, and ensures the placement and receipt of material requirements to those strategies and plans are in support of program requirements. This individual is the liaison between the program office, engineering, operations and the supply chain organization in ensuring that the program requirements are being met and Program/Product Line business objectives are achieved. As an integral member of the team, this MPM will have daily involvement with Program Managers, Engineering, Operations, Quality, Contracts and Finance. The ideal candidate will be a success oriented, self-motivated project leader who can drive a cross-functional team to meet the demands of a dynamic and evolving program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Working closely with Program Management, IPTs, Engineering, Production Control and Procurement to ensure purchase requisitions and POs support program needs Identifying and mitigating program risks as they pertain to material requirements through integrated root cause/corrective action Manage material financials and mitigate risks to sales, cash flow and EACs Proposal and RFQ activities Developing material strategies Preparing and executing Material Program Plans (MPPs) Participate in supplier engagements to drive our mission Required Skills A minimum of 4 years’ experience which can include a combination of Supply Chain, Contracts, Operations, Production Control, Program Planner, Material Estimating, and/or finance experience Experience with contracting statements of work (SOW), and prime contracts interpretation Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point) The ability to work in an Integrated Product Team (IPT) environment Previous experience working in a cross functional environment where you managed multiple priorities Strong Presentation Skills Desired Skills The ability to meet commitments, accomplish goals & deliver results MPM certification is strongly desired, and if not currently certified, would be expected to apply for this certification after experience in the role Enterprise Sourcing and Performance Excellence (ESPX) Aptitude Estimating, proposal, or capture experience Required Education Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Management, Supply Chain or similar Security Clearance Requirements This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of a Secret security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at http://www.dss.mil/psmo-i/indus_psmo-i_interim.html 83506
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