Chief Information Security Officer Receives Top IT Award

Oakland County’s CISO Captures Top IT Award Oakland County’s Chief Information Security Officer Chris Burrows is Michigan’s IT Professional of the Year, County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced today. That’s according to Michigan Government Management Information Sciences (MI-GMIS) who bestowed the award on Burrows. The award recognizes outstanding individuals who advance and support the use of technology within government to improve efficiency and customer service. "Oakland County … [Read more...]

Oakland County and Walsh College Offer Free Seminar for Seniors

Nancy Martens, founder and chief caring officer of ElderCompass, will be the keynote speaker at a free one-day conference for seniors and their advocates on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at Walsh College’s Troy Campus. According to a press release, she will discuss how to be better prepared for changes inherent to aging and the wisdom one needs to successfully navigate the senior years. Other topics for the event, hosted by the Oakland County Senior Advisory Council and Walsh College, will include: … [Read more...]

Oakland County and Walsh College pair-up to help seniors

Registration is now open for Oakland County’s senior residents who want to empower themselves to make sound financial decisions. The Oakland County Senior Advisory Council and Walsh College will host two free financial seminars for seniors and their families in October. Topics will include: how to avoid scams; what are the “must have” legal documents when estate planning; how to determine whether a reverse mortgage is the right choice for an individual; and how to reconcile accounts, hidden fees … [Read more...]