Picturesque Texas-shaped pool at the Marriott Marquis

We had a great turnout for our FWIT Houston Group Meeting: April 14, 2021

11:30-1:00 pm @ Lupe Tortilla / 1511 Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77007

Speaker:  Boyd Handley of the Handley Law Office

Boyd is an attorney serving Harris, Fort Bend and surrounding counties.

The Handley Law Office provides services to families needing Guardianships,

Wills, Trusts, Probate matters and Estate Planning with a concentration on Special Needs Law.

Email for info about upcoming meetings.

In case you missed it, we had a wonderful time at the

FWIT Houston Group Galentines’ Event on February 10, 2021, hosted by Lori Victory.

We had a fun Chocolate and Wine Tasting Networking Event and

gained a new member as a result!

See the Fall 2020 Houston Newsletter with dates of other upcoming meetings!

The Houston Group is proud to host FWIT Conference 2021 – Crossing the Finish Line

which will be held September 9 – 10, 2021 at the Marriott Marquis Houston. 

Click here for registration and hotel information:  Conference Info

It takes a whole Group to host a Conference and there are lots of opportunities to be a part of it all! 

For more information, contact Co-chairs Lori Victory ( or BJ Cary ( 


Several of the Houston Group had a great time at the "trial run" during the 2020 MINI-CONFERENCE

which was held at the Marriott Marquis Houston on September 9-10, 2020.  Join us to catch all the action in 2021!

We welcome guests to all our Houston Group local meetings ! 

You may email for specific meeting information. 

Other recent meetings...

October 28th, 2020 /  11:30-1:00 pm @ Lupe Tortilla / 1511 Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77007

We had a great kickoff luncheon for the 2020-2021 year to network, reconnect, and install our officers.

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020 via ZOOM for a VIRTUAL LUNCH

Discussion topics included:

-   Houston Group update, including 2020-2021 officer nominations
-   Update on plans for FWIT Conference 2020 - Crossing the Finish Line
-   Issues facing our members in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic
-   Saving our sanity! Shared examples of how we are each dealing with social distancing


            Houston Group Board Members


                President Kendra Targac, BancorpSouth Bank

    Vice-President  - Carmen Bates, The MINT National Bank

    Treasurer – Lori Victory, Third Party Resources, Inc. (3PR)

    Secretary – Ashley Plant, BancorpSouth Bank

    Past President – Jennifer Friesz, BKD CPAs & Advisors

    Programming Chair – Carmen Bates, The MINT National Bank

    Communications Chair – Kristen Ueckert, BKD CPAs & Advisors

    Membership Chair – Kendra Targac, BancorpSouth Bank

    Social Media Chair – Nicole Canestrini


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