Summer Forum 2017

Join us for the 11th annual Summer Forum. This community outreach program is open to the public at no charge, and members are encouraged to bring guests. Sessions are an hour and a half long and include time for Q&A. Reservations are not required but seating is limited.

NEXT:  “Immigration – Process and History”

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
10:00 am to 11:30 am
TidePointe Retirement Community
700 TidePointe Way, Hilton Head [map]

Aimee DeverallImmigration Attorney Aimee Deverall J.D. will speak about the highly charged topic of Immigration. She will discuss the history, the process of becoming an American citizen and the impact of the proposed laws. Ms. Deverall earned her law degree from the John Marshall Law School where she graduated with honors and wrote for the law review. She has served as an intern for the National Immigrant Justice Center in Chicago and the Chicago Immigration Court. Ms. Deverall is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and has previously chaired and currently serves as the AILA Liaison to the Charleston and Greer Immigration Field Offices. She volunteers frequently in the community and has practiced immigration law exclusively since 2010.

President’s Letter

Lee WilwerdingJune has arrived along with the first wave of the summer tourists! The World Affairs Council Hilton Head concluded the 2017-2018 season successfully. We finished the year with 1174 members, up 40 from 2016-2017. Our Speaker Series initiated a new “Off-shore” speaker plan, thanks to the generous donation of a member couple. Read Board President Lee Wilwerding’s full letter… >>