Dr. Mindi Palmer Fried Joins
BNI's International Board of Advisors
Dr. Mindi Palmer Fried, member of the Mill River BNI Chapter, Western Massachusetts, has recently accepted a seat on BNI's International Board of Advisors.
BNI's International Board of Advisors exists to address policy issues relating to BNI and it is made up of members from various BNI chapters around the world. The purpose of the International Board of Advisors is to ensure that there is open communication between the membership and BNI Headquarters.
Dr. Mindi Palmer Fried was recommended to serve on BNI's International Board by the Executive Directors of BNI Western Massachusetts, Mike and Debbie Roberts. This distinction is due to Dr. Palmer Fried's seven-year history as an enthusiastic member and leader of the Mill River BNI chapter. She has the distinction of being the person responsible for actually starting the chapter and has held many important leadership positions over the years, including President, Vice-President, Secretary/Treasurer, Education Coordinator and also served on the Membership Committee.
A cum laude graduate of Life University, Dr. Palmer Fried is the owner of Motion Chiropractic Center in Easthampton, Massachusetts. Her practice specializes in prenatal and postnatal chiropractic care for women, infants and children. She also enjoys volunteering her services to charitable causes in her community. BNI Executive Director, Mike Roberts, believes that Dr. Palmer Fried will be a valuable asset to the Board of Advisors and says she is a "model member" of BNI. Dr. Palmer Fried says that she has always appreciated the BNI structure and describes herself as level headed and a "natural mediator." She added, "I love that members of BNI have been the ones making the rules - that the people who are in the trenches have a say in how the organization is run. I'd love to be one of those people, and I think I'm a good person to do so."
Dr. Mindi Palmer Fried will now be acting as a liaison between BNI members and BNI Headquarters and will be periodically providing Dr. Ivan Misner, BNI's Founder & Chairman, with important feedback which will help further the organization and continue to allow its membership to prosper.
Mill River BNI Member and Western Mass BNI Director Consultant meets BNI Founder, Dr. Ivan Misner
Jason Turcotte had an opportunity to meet and talk with Dr. Ivan Misner at the 2012 US National Directors' Conference in St. Louis.