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    Charlotte County SHRM Monthly Luncheon - REGISTRATION CLOSED -Veteran's Preference

    Date: January 29, 2020, 11:30am
    Charlotte County Sheriff's Office- Mid County
    (Behind Winn Dixie off Harbor Blvd)
    3280 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33952
    $15 members - $20 guests
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    Wednesday, January 29, 2020

    Check In:  11:30 AM

    Chapter Announcements: 11:45 AM - 11:55 AM

    Sponsor Spotlight:  11:55 AM - 12:00 PM

    Presentation & Networking: 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

    Register by clicking "Register - Monthly Luncheon" on the left of this page under "Meeting & Events."

    Training Presentation Topic: 


    About the Topic: 

    Veterans' Preference gives eligible veterans preference in appointment over other applicants. Veterans' Preference does not guarantee veterans a position and it does not always apply to internal agency actions; such as, promotions, transfers, reassignments and reinstatements.

    Learning Objectives:   

    1. Veterans’ Preference Legislative Guidance
    2. Veterans’ Preference Exempt Positions
    3. Veterans’ Preference Points Applicability
    4. How Veterans’ Preference is Applied
    5. Veterans’ Preference Promotions Applicability
    6. Veterans’ Preference for Retention
    7. Documentation to determine Veterans’ Preference
    8. Role of FDVA’s Veterans’ Preference Coordinator
    9. Veterans’ Preference Complaint Timeline

    About the Speaker:


    Victoria Jarrett is the Veterans’ Preference Coordinator for the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs in Largo, FL. She administers Veterans’ Preference training for all public entities within the State of Florida. Victoria also handles all Veterans’ Preference complaints and investigations for the FDVA, and influences changes to Veterans’ Preference Statutes and Rules for the State of Florida.

    Before joining the FDVA, Victoria was a Human Resource Manager for the Army National Guard. Victoria served in the Army National Guard in various human resource roles for 6 years, including a combat deployment to Iraq. Victoria earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

    Charlotte County Sheriff's Office (Mid-County) Behind Winn-Dixie off Harbor Blvd
    3280 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33952

    Special Thanks to our Sponsor

    James Reddington

    Equitable Advisors Fort Myers

    AXA Advisors, LLC

    9530 Marketplace Rd.Suite 101Fort Myers, FL 33912