ABWA La Luz Chapter

Albuquerque, New Mexico

La Luz welcomes a guest speaker to the majority of our monthly dinner meetings. Here you will find listed our recent and upcoming speakers. As you can see, our speakers cover a variety of business relevant topics.​

We are Proud to Introduce You

to Our February Speaker:


Renee Waller


Renee Waller is diligently working towards a Project Management Professional certification while working as Board Liaison at HFA. She previously completed the Certified Associate in Project Management upon completion of earning her B.B.A at the University of Illinois Springfield, 2017, where she found her enthusiasm for project management. Renee has worked on various projects across HFA for the last 3+ years and brings a project management mindset to the team at HFA. She is a current student at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana’s Gies College of Business and working on a Masters of Business Administration. She is a nine year U.S. Army Guard/Reserve veteran and mother of three young boys.


Speaker: Renee Waller

Our Speaker's Topic is:

The Basic Lifecycle of Project Management


Renee’s presentation will cover the basic life cycle of project management, including basic overviews of traditional project management and the newer “Agile” project management methodology. She will then share some examples of these methods in practice and lead a discussion amongst the group about how project management can be used both at work and in everyday life. Project management is for everyone!