Desayunando Con La Cámara
- Monthly breakfast for members and non-members. Geared towards getting new Savannah Hispanic Chamber members to know each other and how their product or service can benefit the communities they serve.
Program and activities
are bi-lingual (Spanish/English) so feel free to practice your language of preference!
Desayunando Con La Cámara - Desayuno mensual para miembros y no miembros. Orientadas a conseguir nuevos miembros de la Cámara Hispana de Savannah, a conocerse unos a otros y cómo su producto o servicio puede beneficiar a las comunidades que sirven.
Las actividades y el programa son bilingües (Español/Inglés), así que siéntase libre de practicar su idioma de preferencia!
ABOUT OUR SPEAKER:
Esther M. Sheppard
American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal Georgia
Esther is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and in 1989 departed “Steeler Country”, and headed to Alexandria, Virginia to pursue a position as an Account Executive.
Residing in a major metropolitan area afforded Sheppard many opportunities and she began a career in Regional Retail Management. Sheppard was responsible for hiring, training, and coaching consultants in Northern Virginia, Washington, DC., Tennessee, Philadelphia and New Jersey.
Sheppard was also responsible for generating “for profit” funds from national tabletop and houseware vendors, such as Oneida, Lenox, KitchenAid, Waterford and more. She planned and negotiated advertising space in national bridal publications created advertising layouts and organized and executed regional events.
In 2007, Sheppard relocated to Hampton Roads, Virginia, and followed her heart into the non-profit arena, joining the Hampton Roads Chapter of the American Red Cross as a Major Gift and Planned Giving Officer.
In 2010 Sheppard her family relocated to Savannah, GA and shortly thereafter, she secured a position with the American Red Cross Southeast Georgia Chapter, (Savannah) as Director of Public Support, was later promoted to a state Chapter Development Manager role.
In 2014 selected to lead the American Red Cross of Southeast and Coastal Georgia as the Executive Director with the oversight of operations, service delivery, fund development, public affairs, board development and volunteer recruitment.
Esther enjoys American Sign Language, bowling and traveling and is married to a local pastor and they are the proud parents of one son, Justin Gregory.