IEEE Texas Panhandle Section

IEEE Section Meeting – Tuesday January 27, 2015 – Downtown Amarillo Development

The Panhandle Section of the

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers


Topic: “Downtown Amarillo Development” – Melissa Dailey

Melissa Dailey is Executive Director of Downtown Amarillo, Inc. , an organization

formed to revitalize downtown through implementation of the Downtown

Strategic Action Plan. In that role she works to create an environment conducive

to bringing additional business, residents and visitors to downtown through

partnerships with public and private entities. Prior to coming to Amarillo, Melissa

worked for Downtown Fort Worth, Inc. for 9 years as Director of Planning where

she worked on projects to enhance the downtown experience for employees,

residents and visitors. She also worked with the cities of Fort Worth and

Arlington as an urban planner. Melissa is a graduate of the University of Texas

at Arlington where she obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration, Master of

Arts in Urban Affairs, and Master of Business Administration. She is married to

Todd Dailey and has a daughter, Karma, who they adopted from Nepal.

When: Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Where: Macaroni Joe’s – Church Room

Who: IEEE members are encouraged to bring a guest

Attire: Business Casual

Cost: $15.00 per person for IEEE members & guests

Meal: Limited menu to speed up service

RSVP: Please make reservations by close of business Monday, January

Meeting starts at 7:00PM

1619 S. Kentucky (I-40 & Georgia), Amarillo, TX

payable to IEEE Panhandle Section at the door

26 with Joe Dunn at (806) 359.2606 or by e-mail at