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Event Photos

Birdies Before Brew! August 2017















Trophy winners! (left to right) Dr. Zina Berry, Vicki, Aubrey Winslow. Not pictured is Murray Saucier.

Birdies before the Brew helps raise funds for Friends fo the Zoo's education programs (benefitting over 150,000 people of all ages each year) while golfing on Burnet Park's historic nine-hole course situated on a beautiful setting overlooking the City of Syracuse.


Synergy at Mercy Works' Vison Center- June 2016












Vicki conducted a three-part workshop for college students in the SYNERGY program, helping them learn valuable financial skills.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc, Syracuse Alumni Chapter May Week Awards Celebration - May 6,  2017










Brackens Financial Solutions Network was the presenting sponsor for this year's  celebration.









9th Annual CNY Jazz Central's Black History Month Cabaret at Drumlins with Jackiem Joyner and Selina Alrbright, sponsored by Brackens Financial Solutions Network- February 19, 2017










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Upstate Unleashed Conference & 2016 Venture Ecosystem Awards- September 16, 2016













More than 300 entrepreneurial leaders attended the Upstate Venture Connect event that celebrated five leaders shaping Upstate's startup ecosystem.

CNYSME Sales and Marketing Executives- June 2016












Photos by Bach Photo Images


Executive Financial Retreat- April  2016

Vicki participated as panel member of the "Financial Dream Team" at the Executive Financial Retreat presented by Me'Shae Brooks-Rolling, President of Just the Basics Financial Literacy.



















  Photos by Custom Photogenics/Ringold Photography

8th Annual CNY Jazz Arts Black History Month Jazz Cabaret -February 2016

Sold out performance featuring saxophonist Jackiem Joyner!!! 








Photo by Charles Wainwright





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P.O.W.E.R' s Cultural Extraganza- LeMoyne College







Vicki was a guest speaker at the annual event celebrating black culture throught the arts, speaking about her professional journey.

Financial Life Day -12/5/2015








Photo by Kevin Ringold\

The Financial Dream Team panel hosted by Family Worship Center and presented by Me'Shae Brooks-Rolling, President of Just the Basics Financial Literacy.

New York State Comptroller's Breakfast -9/2/2015

On September 2nd I was honored by Thomas P. DiNapoli of  the NY State Comptroller's Office for service to the people of New York in Financial Education. As I stated in my acceptance speech, my success was made possible through the support and encouragement of the wonderful people in my life. 


















Birdies before Brew- Friends of The Rosamond Gifford Zoo- August 7, 2015

Another great golf outing with thanks to Dr. Frederick Gilbeaux, Dr. Zina Berry, Madelyn Hornstein, and Calvin Corriders for their support!








Happy Fourth of July!

We hope you are able to celebrate the independence of this great nation in the company of friends and family.  July 4th, 2015










2015 Women's Final Four

Vicki showing off her slam dunk skills!








7th Annual CNY Jazz Arts Black History Month Jazz Cabaret -February 2015

We broke the record this year with the highest attendence.  Thank you all for attending and we look forward to seeing you next year!








   "Antoinette and her group hit town like a fast freight train and delivered an engaging,  high-energy show that showcased veteran talent, Danny Mixon, Chip White, Paul Beaudry, and the best of the next generation, Christopher McBride, Solomon Hicks. Our audience responded in kind – standing ovation. Kudos to the supremely talented Antoinette and the dynamite show that she assembled for our event."
-Larry Luttinger, CNY Jazz Central

        Click HERE watch Antoinette Montague's latest interview.

Christmas Party- December 2014







Melissa and I aren't looking for new careers, but being one of Santa's helpers comes with sweet benefits.

Office Ugly Sweater Contest- December 2014 

Ugly Sweater contest office









 I didn't win, but I came really close.

CSTEP- OCC Talks Speaker Series- 10/24/2014

Vicki speaks with students in The Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program of Onondaga Community College, in cooperation with the Upstate Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation as part of their 2014-2015 OCC Talks Speaker Series.  The topic of discussion was her career path, experiences, and details of her unique story. Click HERE for more information on CSTEP.













Women's Night with Vagabond Gals - 9/16/2014









Sally Fedrizzi of Vagabond Tour and Travel presents on exotic destinations, such as Africa, Vietnam, Cambodia, India, and the Amazon.  Click HERE for travel planning tips.

A Chat with the Federal Reserve - 9/11/2014

Vicki interviewed Mary Suiter, Assistant Vice President for Economic and Financial Education for the Federal Reserve Bank in St. Louis on WCNY's Financial Fitness program. Click HERE for education resources available from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.








Car Car Clinic - 4/29/2014

At Rudy Schmid Total Car Care, we learned how to decipher a mechanics jargon when it comes to car maintenance. Rudy Schmid's provided a detailed overview of the 30-Point Check using hands-on-demonstrations. 


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