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POWERtalk International is a non-profit, international, educational organization specializing in leadership training and communication skills.

POWERtalk is the brand name of International Training in Communication (ITC). See the Background link for more details.


was founded in 1938 in San Francisco. It is open to both men and women, and welcomes all interested individuals without regard to age, race, religion, citizenship or national origin.
Northeast Region (known as NER) serves members in the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Ontario, and the US states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.  We welcome civil servants, teachers, housewives, engineers, nurses, high school and university students, retirees ... basically anyone with a desire for self-improvement. 

Our NER Officers for 2014-16:
President:          Carol Preiss, Fellow of ITC
President-Elect:  Jay Williams
Vice President:    Karen Sherry, PC, FITC
Secretary:          Denise Etcheverry
Treasurer :         Judith Welsh
Ass't Treasurer : Shelley Petley, DC
Parliamentarian:  Joanne Weber
CLO:                 Geraldine Lightfoot, DC, FITC
Editor:               Shelley Petley, DC

Our NER Officers for 2016-18:
President:           Jay Williams
Vice President:    Cynthia Whitfield, EC
Secretary:          Denise Etcheverry
Treasurer :         Judy Schuth, SC
Ass't Treasurer : Shelley Petley, DC
Parliamentarian:  TBA
CLO:                  TBA
Editor:               Shelley Petley, DC

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Last update: June 22, 2016

Northeast Region, POWERtalk International