The FENG Houston (Katy/Sugar Land), TX Chapter

Next Meeting

When:

05/23/2019 – 7:30 AM to 9:15 AM (Reserve a spot at this event)

Where:

Fellowship Church
22765 Westheimer Parkway
Community Room
Katy, TX 77450
www.thefellowship.org

Agenda:

Topic: Keeping the Fire

Speaker: Mr. Kim Sawyer, Executive and Enterprise Coach, Business Facilitator, Professional Speaker and Founder of theWealthSource®

Agenda:
The meeting will begin and end with networking, business card exchanges, 90 second elevator speech practice opportunities as well as Resume review drop-offs. The middle of the meeting will be our guest speaker.

Presentation:
KEEPING THE FIRE: Your Mission - Should You Choose to Accept It!

- What is your Mission in Life?
- What is your essential Purpose for being on The Planet?
-What is that deeply personal Vision you hold for a better World that might just be worth dying - or even Living - for?
-And what are those unique Gifts that you put into action in the world toward that Vision?

Every person has Mission, be it subconscious or fully articulated. Having one consciously and intentionally is the lodestone that can integrate, energize and lend direction to a Life.

In this presentation you will:
- Come to understand why a personal mission is critical to life-long overall career success.
- Learn what goes into a mission statement and how the content is derived from within your deepest inner places.
- See how a Personal Mission, which applies to your life as a whole, can be converted into a Professional Mission, which is focused specifically on your career life area.
- Discover a process or system of applying, implementing, and integrating your mission into your life, job or business, and career and watch them each evolve to come more and more to reflect one another.

Speaker's bio:
Kim Sawyer has over twenty years of diverse business experience; he has started businesses, led companies, and been involved in almost every aspect of a business enterprise.

Under Kim’s guidance, theWealthSource® coaches and facilitates key business people, teams and enterprises to create extraordinary wealth – in all its forms. They accomplish this primarily by means of individual coaching, their Success-Group™ team coaching program and Enterprise Coaching™, their program to build a “Coaching Culture” in an organization. In addition, theWealthSource® facilitates meetings, management retreats and learning events and provides specialty training in coaching and leadership skills.

Kim is also a highly sought-after professional speaker who speaks frequently to companies and industry organizations across the country.

Kim’s professional mission is to integrate the development of emotional, relational and business competencies to enhance bottom line performance. He is known for challenging and guiding people to consider new perspectives, alternate ways of thinking and innovative actions. To achieve his mission, Kim has created a diverse set of proprietary tools for responding to often daunting challenges and changes.

In the first phase of his career, Kim founded, served for ten years as the C.E.O. of, and in 1998 profitably sold his company, Muscles for Hire, L.L.C., a commercial and residential specialty service provider. In 2000, Kim took that expertise in leadership, professional and business effectiveness and entrepreneurship, and founded theWealthSource®, an executive and enterprise coaching firm.

Kim holds a BBA in Entrepreneurship from the University of Houston and an MS in Organizational Development from the University of Texas. He is an ICF Certified Coach and Certified Birkman Consultant. He has been published and interviewed in the Houston Chronicle and other news publications, appeared on CNN Business Radio.

Kim has a keen interest in philosophy, spirituality, poetry, science, and technology. He has traveled broadly and served his country in the US Army. Kim resides in Houston, TX with his beautiful wife, awesome young son, and two cuddly pit bulls - a wonderful family whom he loves deeply.

A representative sample of Kim’s clients include: Continental Airlines, JP Morgan Chase Bank, British Broadcasting Corporation, IBM; Chevron, Trans-Ocean; AET Tankers, Spectra Energy, Winstead, Sechrest and Minick Law Firm, Rice University’s Jones School of Business, The City of Lake Jackson, Texas, The Council on Alcohol and Drugs – Houston and numerous regional entrepreneurs.

Mt. Kim Sawyer
theWealthSource®
Phone: 832.298.0143
Email: kimsawyer@thewealthsource.com
Web: theWealthSource.com

Directions

Corner of Westheimer & Peek

Parking: There is lots of free parking as well as a great Coffee Shop called Kosmos in the corner of the main Church building where the Community room is located.

https://www.google.com/maps/place/22765+Westheimer+Pkwy,+Katy,+TX+77450/@29.7336737,-95.7629392,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x864120dd5c0aecd5:0xd2d51cd9ec9ed006


About the Houston (Katy/Sugar Land), TX Chapter

The Katy/Sugar Land Chapter covers the west side of the Houston metropolitan area.

Our meetings are a combination of networking meetings and scheduled speakers. Please check the calendar often!

We will be taking a summer hiatus for the months of June, July and August.

We invite any member of The FENG to join us.

Leadership Team:

Steve Elliott, Chair
steveelliottcpa@gmail.com
Cell: (516) 510-1943

Andy Frew, Co-Chair
andrew_frew@hotmail.com
Cell: (713) 444-9516

Webb Stickney, Co-Chair
webb.stickney@gmail.com
Cell: (254) 718-2130

Cindy Weaver, Co-Chair
cindy.w.weaver@hotmail.com
Cell: (832) 766-0103

Chapter Leadership

Steve Elliott
steveelliottcpa@gmail.com
(281) 503-8460
Steve serves as the Tax Director at the Houston office of Baker Tilly (formerly MRZ LLP). He has over 35 years of diversified public accounting experience advising high net worth individuals and closely held and family businesses as well as trusts, estates, partnerships, corporations, not-for-profits, state and local and expatriate taxation issues.

In addition, Steve has extensive experience acting as a client advocate in regards to tax notices, audits and protests, including payment plans, and offers in compromise.

Steve received his master's in taxation from Bentley University and did his undergraduate studies at Northeastern University both in Boston. He holds Certificates in Advanced Taxation Issues and Personal Financial Planning from Bentley. Steve holds CPA licenses in the states of Texas, New York and Massachusetts and is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas State Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Steve also acts as Chairman of the Katy / Sugar Land chapter of FENG (The Financial Executive Networking Group) and is also an Adjunct Professor teaching Master's level Tax and Financial Planning Topics.

Steve is married and lives in the Houston, TX area with his wife and three daughters. He is active in church groups and is a strong advocate of cancer cure causes. Steve serves on the Board of Directors / Accounting & Tax adviser for the military non-profit organization, S.T.A.N.O. Foundation as well as being part of Westwood Trust's 2018 Advisory Board.
Webb Stickney
webb.stickney@gmail.com
(254) 718-2130
Cindy Weaver
cindy.w.weaver@hotmail.com
(832) 766-0103
Cindy W. Weaver, CPA has spent 29 years as a financial leader with broad experience in service, healthcare and small to mid-sized privately-owned companies. She has seasoned insight into team dynamics and identifying opportunities. Her new consulting company will allow her to better serve small businesses and the individuals and families that count on those businesses.

Areas of expertise include: growth strategies and managing accounting teams, business valuations and internal audit support, special reporting, software upgrades and other accounting projects. She is comfortable on all QuickBooks platforms, desktop and cloud and can successfully navigate a PC or Mac infrastructure.

After graduating from Houston Baptist University in 1990 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting and English, she spent the next ten years gaining experience in various leadership roles that encouraged her to take that next step into public accounting. She attained her CPA Certification in September of 2002 and has worked with many of Houston’s leading accounting firms to support the various entrepreneurs she has been blessed to work with. In fact, nine of twelve of her previous employers were small family owned businesses led by very driven founders with proven successes over many years.

Cindy also has deep roots in the volunteer community in Houston with 27 years serving Wings Over Houston and 26 years on various committees of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Her son is married and lives in Memphis with their two grandchildren, her daughter is a JV Cheerleader at Katy High School. Cindy has two grown “step” children that have blessed her with three more grandchildren. She enjoys traveling, cooking, and swimming.
Andy Frew
andrew_frew@hotmail.com
(713) 444-9516
Andy Frew has significant experience providing comprehensive capabilities required for solving complex acquisition and valuation issues for closely-held and small public corporations. As President, Andy led the 3rd largest U.S. chapter (approximately 150 members) of a world-renowned and respected multi-discipline international organization. He is co-author of a published article concerning reviews of public company filings by the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance for compliance with applicable business combination and valuation disclosure and accounting requirements. Andy is currently the Director of Valuation Services for a Houston, Texas based CPA firm.

Future Meetings

06/20/2019
07:30 AM to 09:15 AM
Fellowship Church
22765 Westheimer Parkway
Kosmos Coffee
Katy, TX 77450
www.thefellowship.org

07/18/2019
07:30 AM to 09:15 AM
Fellowship Church
22765 Westheimer Parkway
Kosmos Coffee
Katy, TX 77450
www.thefellowship.org

08/22/2019
07:30 AM to 09:15 AM
Fellowship Church
22765 Westheimer Parkway
Kosmos Coffee
Katy, TX 77450
www.thefellowship.org

09/19/2019
07:30 AM to 09:15 AM
Fellowship Church
22765 Westheimer Parkway
Community Room
Katy, TX 77450
www.thefellowship.org

10/17/2019
07:30 AM to 09:15 AM
Fellowship Church
22765 Westheimer Parkway
Community Room
Katy, TX 77450
www.thefellowship.org

11/21/2019
07:30 AM to 09:15 AM
Fellowship Church
22765 Westheimer Parkway
Community Room
Katy, TX 77450
www.thefellowship.org

12/19/2019
07:30 AM to 09:15 AM
Fellowship Church
22765 Westheimer Parkway
Community Room
Katy, TX 77450
www.thefellowship.org


For Meeting Information, Please Contact:
Steve Elliott
steveelliottcpa@gmail.com
(281) 503-8460

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