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    Annual Conferment Dinner, Featuring Jackie Cushman, CFA

    November 06, 2019
    5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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    103 West 103 West Paces Ferry Rd
    Atlanta, GA 30305  Directions

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    $35.00 Regular Member Ticket

    $85.00 Guest Ticket

    $20.00 CFA Atlanta Namebadge

    5:30 pm - Cocktail reception, networking and complimentary headshots for our new charterholders

    6:30 pm - CFA Society Atlanta welcome and speaker introductions 

    6:35 pm - Jackie Cushman Speech 

    6:45 pm - Q&A

    7:00 pm - Charter presentation ceremony 

    7:30 pm - Group photos and program conclusion

    Jackie Gingrich Cushman is a syndicated columnist, author, professional speaker, corporate strategist, corporate financial advisor and board member. She has written three books. “5 Principles for a Successful Life: From our Family to Yours,” “The Essential American: 25 Documents and Speeches Every American Should Own,” and most recently, “Our Broken America:” Why both Sides Need to Stop Ranting and Start Listening,” which was published this fall.

    Cushman has extensive media experience. She is a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. During her years in corporate finance, she ran the financial planning department of a $3 billion wireless company. Cushman earned her MBA in Finance from Georgia State University.

    Cushman served as a Senior Advisor and media surrogate for Newt Gingrich during his 2012 Republican Nomination run, where she not only survived, but thrived under media pressure. Her experience in politics spans four decades and includes volunteering, fundraising, strategy, and public relations/ media.

    Cushman's non-profit activities include having served on the Advisory Council for the Alliance Theatre, and as president of the Mimosa Garden Club. She is founder and chairman of the board of the Learning Makes a Difference Foundation. She is a member of the Atlanta Press Club, the National Association of Corporate Directors and the CFA Institute. Cushman co-chaired the Atlanta Botanical Garden “Garden of Eden Ball,” and the Trust for Public Land’s “Celebration of Land” with her husband Jimmy. She serves as Treasurer of Georgia Early Education Alliance for Ready Students (GEEARS), on the board of the Atlanta Society of Financial and Investment Professionals Foundation, on the Trust for Public Land task force for the Chattahoochee, and on the advisory council of Our House.

    Cushman lives in Atlanta with her husband Jimmy Cushman, Jr., and their children.

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