The Friday Feature 11.11.2022

We want to express our most sincere gratitude to all that have served in the United States Armed Forces. Thank you for your service and your sacrifice. The NCSS Offices will be closed Friday, November 11th in observance of Veterans Day.

The ballots have been counted and we are pleased to announce the results of the 2023 elections. Click Here for Bios.

  • President-Elect – Tim Guisewhite
  • Vice President – Dean Exline
  • Education Foundation - John Odom, Jeff Allen & Robin Lee
  • Surveyor of the Year - To be Announced at the 2023 Annual Conference in Cherokee on February 17th.

Registration is now open for the 2023 Conference & Trade Show!  There has already been a lot of buzz around this year's location, Harrah's Cherokee Casino & Resort. Because of the excitement that is already generating, hotel room nights are filling up quickly.  We were able to have more room nights added to the block so if you didn't get your room before try again. Click Here for Conference Details.

Don't forget to register for your seminars to get your PDHs for the year. 

Johnston County Chapter Partnership - 1 Week
Friday, November 18, 2022
Location: Johnston County Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
Topics: "Evidence and Procedures for Land Surveying" & "Ethics and Professionalism"
Instructor:  Dr. Jerry Nave
8:00am-4:30pm (7.5 PDHs) Lunch Provided
Price: $125 members/$175 nonmembers 
Click Here to Register Online

Western Chapter Partnership
Friday, November 18, 2022
Location: Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center
455 Research Drive
Mills River, NC 28759
Topic: "Here is My Situation" by John Logsdon, "Elevation Certificates" by Steve Garrett & "NCGS Updates" by Gary Thompson
8:00am-4:30pm (7.5 PDHs) Lunch Provided
Price: $175 members/$225 nonmembers 
Click Here to Register Online

Piedmont Chapter Partnership
Friday, December 2, 2022
Location: Masonic Center of Winston Salem
4537 Country Club Road
Winston-Salem, NC
Topic: "Whatever Floats Your Boat – Riparian Boundaries"
Instructor: Kristopher M. Kline
8:00am-4:30pm (7.5 PDHs) Lunch Provided
Price: $175 members/$225 nonmembers 
Click Here to Register Online

Triangle Chapter Partnership
Friday, December 2, 2022
Location: Southbridge Fellowship Church
12621 Strickland Rd
Raleigh, NC 27613
Topics: "Engineering Design Surveys, Client Communications from Proposal to Deliverables & Beyond" by Dave Brubaker & "UAS LiDAR" by Travis Howel
8:00am-5:00pm (8 PDHs) Lunch Provided
Price: $175 members/$225 nonmembers 
Click Here to Register Online

SW Piedmont Partnership #2 
Friday, December 9, 2022
Location:  Zion Baptist Church
525 W. Zion Church Rd
Shelby, NC 28150
Topics: ""Growing North Carolina," "Practical Technology - Not From a Salesman" & "Cloud Backup – Saving Gas"
Instructor: Steve Amos & Brian Flaherty
8:00am-4:30pm (7.5 PDHs)  Breakfast & Lunch Provided
Price: $175 members/$225 nonmembers
Click Here to Register Online

2022 PAC Raffle 
$700 Airbnb Gift Card
In addition to the $700 Airbnb gift card, there will be three $100 Visa Gift Cards raffled at three fall seminars.
$5 for 1 Ticket   |   $20 for 5 Tickets
Drawing to be held in December. 

Tickets may be purchased from your chapter president or at a seminar.
Purchase using cash or personal check made payable to NCSS-PAC. 
(No company checks allowed) 



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There are so many job opportunities, no matter what position you are looking for. Find a complete and up-to-date list of current Job Postings on the NCSS website.   

This week we are highlighting Land Design Insurance Group. Our sustaining members support NCSS yearly through functions such as our annual conference, golf tournaments, and membership. We hope to reciprocate these benefits through the mutual support of their companies. To show our appreciation we highlight one sustaining member each week in the Friday Feature.  Whenever possible, please consider them first for your business needs and mention your membership with NCSS.  Click Here for a Complete List of Sustaining Members