We look forward to seeing you at our monthly meetings with a wonderful slate of exciting speakers and topics...
Reed Wallace
Executive Director
Wilmington Symphony Orchestra
November 3rd

We have two speakers:

Reed Wallace of the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra and Nancy King from Opera Wilmington NC Inc.

Reed Wallace addresses the North Brunswick Newcomer's Club.

Reed is Executive Director of the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra directing the Symphony’s development, marketing and fiscal affairs. 

A native of Pittsburgh, Pa., he earned an undergraduate degree from Oberlin College, a Master of Music from Northwestern University, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Alabama.

Prior to his career in nonprofit management and fundraising he was a professional trombonist, performing for ten years with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra and teaching as adjunct faculty with the Alabama School of Fine Arts in Birmingham. 

He is a graduate of Leadership Wilmington, has served on several nonprofit boards over the years, and has been awarded “Professional Fundraising Executive of the Year” by the Cape Fear Region Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Executives.


Nancy King will be our second speaker from Opera Wilmington NC Inc.

Opera Wilmington brings together two distinct local groups: those who love to perform opera and those who love to support it, to enhance awareness of this unique art form.

Drawing upon the rich resources of local talent, Opera Wilmington NC, Inc. is dedicated to providing live operatic performance, and to cultivating a new generation of opera lovers through educational outreach programs.

Anne Rose
Port City Foodie
Anne will speak about her website Port City Foodie. With two decades of creating content and managing social medial for some of the largest shopping websites, Anne turned her attention to building an online community for food lovers in the Cape Fear region.
She is an accomplished home cook and an unabashedly adventuresome diner, who welcomes every opportunity to talk with local chefs, authors, and food purveyors. Anne grew up in Europe, raised her family in the great food town of Chicago, and landed in Historic Wilmington in 2014.
December 8th
In December, we'll have the following speakers:
Anne Rose, Port City Foodie
Mother Hubbards Cupboard
Good Shepherd
Speaker: Mother Hubbards Cupboard - (details soon)    
Speaker: Good Shepherd - (details soon)