As your newly elected Treasurer, I’m very glad to be writing this month’s Message from SHARE for you. When I first got involved with SHARE — some 25 or so years ago — it never occurred to me that I would eventually run for the Board of Directors...
In my last message from SHARE, we announced a new strategic partner. It’s been nearly a year since then, and I write to you now from beyond my presidency as the reigns have been recently relinquished to Jim Erdahl, of US Bank.
Going virtual has not been easy, but it has been challenging in the best way possible. This is the first time SHARE has built a fully virtual event with our usual hot topic tracks, a new milestone in our 65-year history.
Over the past few months, many facets of the world have been changing because of the outbreak of COVID-19. We’re learning that COBOL, a programming language, is at cause in the failure of millions of people trying to claim benefits promised by their governments.