2017 Annual Meeting & Banquet
On this evening greenery, candles, fresh fruit and Christmas decorations adorn the Person Place as you enjoy dinner and the annual meeting. All members are invited to attend this festive occasion. The holiday buffet dinner menu includes blackened Salmon and Chicken Piccata!
Invitations to this event will be mailed to the 2017 Person Place Society members. The cost of the dinner is $28.00. Seating is limited and dinner reservations are necessary.
Guest Speaker: Tom Magnuson
Tom Magnuson is the founder and CEO of the Trading Path Association (TPA), a non-profit organization committed to finding remnants of the Contact Era in the southeast and protecting them from accidental destruction. Prior to founding the TPA, Magnuson enjoyed an unconventional high-tech career, first in the integrated circuit industry and government service and later in the software business. By education a military historian who received his master’s degree from San Jose State College, Magnuson stumbled on the importance of the old roads and the TPA’s methods of finding them while studying military geopolitics more than 25 years ago.
Biographical information available at North Carolina Humanities Council website