South Chapter

  • Are you a CFI or IAI member working or living in the South?
  • Are you looking for exceptional professional development opportunities, educational programs, and networking functions?
  • Do you wish to contribute to the science of interviewing?

If yes is the answer, then welcome to the IAI South Chapter.

Chapter Leaders:

  • Chair: Jim Bishop, CFI, LPC, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store
  • Vice Chair: Chris Fontana, CFI, Collin County Sheriff’s Office
  • Vice Chair:  Dave Harben, CFI, Ascena Retail
  • Secretary/Treasurer: Lindsey Miller, CFI, LPC, Brookshire Grocery Company
  • Continuing Education and Membership Chair:  Eric Hieber, CFI, Big Lots
  • Advisory Board Sponsor:  Cary Jones, CFI, HVHC Inc., Visionworks of America, Davis Vision

What are the goals of the South Chapter?

  • Continuing Education
  • Networking
  • Grow the Chapter
  • Advance the IAI and CFI Brand
  • Define Value for our Organizations

Who can join?

Anyone who is a CFI or an IAI member can attend the meetings as well as anyone interested in becoming a CFI or IAI member.

Where will the meetings take place?

The South Chapter meetings will be held regionally in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana.

Next IAI South Chapter Meeting
To be determined

Recent South Chapter Meeting Recap

The last IAI South Chapter Meeting was Tuesday, March 5th, 2019.  Attendees had the opportunity to hear new & exciting information & presentations from within the Interviewing industry, which have not been presented before at IAI South Chapter meetings. Venue and Networking Lunch was provided by Axis Communications Steve Darrah, PCI & Yesenia Krueger.

Speakers Included:  W-Z Guest Speaker – Wayne Hoover, CFI – Senior Partner, Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates, Brock Cary – Axis Communications, who presented “Interview Audio & Visual Recording,” Axiom Partners, LLC who presented on “Social Media,”  and Jim Bishop, CFI – Cracker Barrel Old Country Store who presented “Interview Witness Selection.”