June 2020 Monthly Chapter Meeting


June 09, 2020
4:45 PM - 6:30 PM
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Online Meeting Only


Hello PMI-CIC Members,

To enable social distancing among members, PMI-CIC will conduct the June Chapter meeting as an ONLINE only meeting.

The meeting link will be emailed to all the registered participants a day before the meeting date. If you are registered and did not receive an email with the login information even on the day of the June chapter meeting date, please send an email to [email protected]

Thank you.

Online Meeting Only

How Diversity could leverage Project Management

About the Speaker

Annette R. Martinez is Senior Vice President for State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance
Companies. Her role as Senior Vice President includes companywide oversight of Diversity &
Inclusion, Corporate Responsibility, Human Resources, Public Affairs, and Learning &

She has 30 years of experience with State Farm.

Annette joined State Farm ® in 1988 and has served in a variety of leadership positions across
the country including, Life/Health, Human Resources, Fire Underwriting, and Auto Claims. She
assumed her current position in 2018.

Annette received a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Northern Colorado. She
earned the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation in 1995 and the Chartered Financial
Consultant (ChFC) designation in 1996, and her Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter
(CPCU) in 2010.

Annette currently serves as a liaison on the Corporate Advisory Board for UnidosUS and as a
board member for the Community Cancer Center Foundation. She serves as an instructor for
the Bloomington-Normal Multicultural Leadership Program (MCLP). She previously served as
chair for the Illinois Shakespeare Festival Society Board of Directors, secretary for OSF St.
Joseph Medical Center Board of Directors, member of the Bloomington John M. Scott
Commission. She is a Founding member of the Women’s Giving Initiative (Women Empowered)
for St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, IL, and a Community Cancer Center board

Annette became a National Hispana Leadership Fellow in 2002, was a panel member for the
2009 United States Hispanic Leadership Institute conference, and was featured as one of the
top five female executives of 2009 by LATINA Style magazine. She was also recognized as one
of the 2010 Hispanic Business Magazine’s Top 20 Women of Excellence, one of 2013
Central Illinois – Top Women in Leadership, as a Black Enterprise Top Executive in Corporate
Diversity in 2018, and as NAFE’s 2018 Diversity Champion for Women.

Meeting LocationsOnline Meeting Only

Meeting Details:

PDUs: 1.0 (Leadership)

Pre-registration Expires a day before the Chapter meeting date.

Cancellation Policy: RSVPs may be canceled by 5:00 p.m. Thursday before the event. Cancellations after this time are treated as no-shows and will be invoiced. Send cancellations to VP of Professional Development.

Substitution Policy: Substitutions will be allowed. Alternate Attendee will need to notify the registration desk at the meeting as to who he/she is replacing.

NOTE: Webinar registrants will receive an online invite the day before the event. Those using employer-issued machines at home and connecting via VPN may need to use the phone for audio.

Meeting Times: 

  • Login - 4.45 PM        
  • Announcements - 5:00 PM
  • Presentation - 5:15 PM




$10.00 PMI-CIC Member - Speaker Only

$15.00 Non Member - Speaker Only