Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 22, 2014
NAPW honors Felica Newsome-Dent, M.B.A., as a 2014 Professional Woman of the Year. Ms. Newsome-Dent is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in business. As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 300 Local Chapters.
Felica Newsome-Dent is a retired Army Veteran with 21 years of experience in human resources and is an expert in all aspects of the field. She is presently working at CALIBRE Systems as a Program Analyst. In her role, Ms. Newsome-Dent trains benefit advisors under the Veterans Opportunity to Work (VOW) and Veteran Employment Initiative (VEI), providing former service men and women with the necessary tools and resources to facilitate their progression from military to civilian life.
Prior to her position at CALIBRE Systems, Ms. Newsome-Dent was also a Benefits Briefer while serving at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, in Washington State. She has a Master of Business Administration degree from Columbia Southern University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from University of Phoenix. Ms. Newsome-Dent completed Lean Six Sigma and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification from Villanova University. She is a member of the American Criminal Justice Association.
NAPW's mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.