Debbie Psihountas, Florida Southwestern College, to speak at ABWA business dinner


May 08, 2019 to May 08, 2019
06:00 PM untill 08:00 PM


ABWA Imperial River Chapter presents


Dean of the School of Business & Technology

at Florida Southwestern State College 

 Networking, dinner, and speaker from 6 to 8 PM occur at Holiday Inn Fort Myers Airport. , $35 on Eventbrite

Dr. Debbie Psihountas leads the largest School at FSW, with a variety of academic programs at the certificate, Associate, and Baccalaureate levels. Prior to assuming the role of Dean at FSW, Dr. Psihountas was a tenured full professor (Finance), MBA Director, Chair, and held other leadership roles at Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri.

She holds a BS in International Business (Bowling Green State University), and the MBA (Quantitative Analysis) and Ph.D. (Finance) from the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Psihountas was recognized as one of St. Louis’ Most Inclusive Leaders in 2009, and as a Woman of Achievement by the University of Missouri St. Louis Hellenic Spirit Foundation, in addition to being named “Student Advisor of the Year” at Webster and a YMCA “Woman Leader of the Year,” among other honors.

Psihountas has shown an unrelenting commitment to the central tenets of higher education as an academic leader. Her research has centered on diversity, human capital investment, and pedagogy. She led Webster’s largest academic program at Webster, offered at more than 7 dozen sites. She has taught in Austria, Thailand, Bermuda, London, China, and Mexico, and has led student initiatives in Guatemala and Ecuador.

Dr. Psihountas has consulted with numerous corporations, and currently works with the Union Pacific Corporation on leadership training initiatives. She is a prior million-dollar sales producer, consultant, Series-7 licensed stockbroker, and corporate manager, having worked for such prestigious firms as NCR, Procter & Gamble, Merrill Lynch, Westinghouse, and DDI, among others.


Have questions about ABWA Imperial River ? 
ABWA Imperial River Chapter welcomes all women interested in professional development. Expect mutually supportive, life-long relationships with powerful professional women. Men are also welcome.  Registration/check-in and networking starts at 6:00 PM, followed by dinner and speaker/activity. Meetings happen at Holiday Inn Fort Myers Airport @ Town Center, 9931 Interstate Commerce Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33913.  Tickets are $35 at Eventbrite, which includes dinner. For more information, email 
ABOUT ABWA: The American Business Women’s Association is a national organization whose mission is to  is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support, and national recognition.


Holiday Inn Fort Myers AirportView map
9331 Interstate Commerce Drive,
Fort Myers, 33913,

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Erin White