Elected in 2008, she is the state’s 27th popularly elected Treasurer and the first woman to win the post. Treasurer Cowell oversees more than $74 billion in pension fund investments for the 850,000 teachers, firefighters and public employees of North Carolina. She also educates college students on credit card debt, helps return cash back to citizens, and promotes financial literacy among the state’s K-12 students. Treasurer Cowell will talk about what it takes to oversee retirement and health benefits for our state’s workforce and the importance of financial education for all North Carolina citizens.
Register to attend. Individual seats and table sponsorships available.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Breakfast – 7:30 a.m.
Program – 8 a.m.