|Metropolitan Nicholas charges Marianna Zampetis Budman as future leader.
On June 18, 2015, a Leadership 100 Informational Dinner was held at the prestigious Detroit Athletic Club in Detroit, Michigan. Among the 25 distinguished guests were clergy and Leadership 100 members.
The event was coordinated by Theodore K. Zampetis, Host and Executive Committee Member, Thomas G. Jordan, Treasurer and Executive Committee Member and Lou Kircos, Audit Committee Member and Master of Ceremonies.
His Eminence Metropolitan Nicholas expressed his enthusiasm and gratitude to Leadership 100 for its support to the National Ministries, Metropolises, Clergy and the Theological School.
In addition, Ted Zampetis thanked everyone for attending and recognized his beloved granddaughter Marianna who he and his wife Ann enrolled as a Leadership 100 Junior Partner at the age of 4 indicating that she is part of the future of Leadership 100. He publicly acknowledged Beck Demery who, together with her beloved husband Tom of blessed memory, joined as individual members from the inception of Leadership 100.
Tom Jordan spoke about the transparency of Leadership 100 and the assurance that the Audit Committee works in conjunction with the Investment Committee to oversee all financials of the organization.
Paulette Poulos, Executive Director of Leadership 100, conveyed on behalf of Chairman George Tsandikos, deep appreciation to Metropolitan Nicholas and the hosts and coordinators of the evening. She spoke about the history and mission of Leadership 100 and its vital role in the Greek Orthodox Church of America.