June 2016 – Follow up

June Speaker Group June speaker

Group Photo June


UWIT was especially grateful to have Pamela Westbrooks, Vice President of Administration at Upward Sports in Spartanburg, as our speaker for this months’ luncheon.  A little background on, Pamela.  She has a BS in Business Administration from the University of South Carolina and is a Certified Public Accountant.  She joined the Upward Sports team in 2002 after having a career in manufacturing. On a day-to-day basis, she collaborates with multiple divisions on strategy development and implementation.  She’s a problem solver, collaborator, supporter and communicator.  Pamela also has 15 years’ experience in corporate leadership in not-for-profit and for profit organizations.  She is responsible for strategic planning for Accounting/Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources, and Corporate Project Management.  During this month’s luncheon, Pamela led an interactive presentation on how humility and boldness go hand-in-hand and how to win in your organization and how to respond when your organization isn’t winning.  Personal experiences shared with the group attending was greatly received.