Virtual Forum
18 February 2021

Sister Cities Spotlight: 

Limoges, France

Charlotte Sister Cities is hosting a virtual forum on the history of our relationship with Limoges, France

7:00 - 8:15 pm EST

via Zoom Webinar

“Town Hall, Limoges, France” by Aratar is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0

Featuring an Introduction by

Mayor Richard Vinroot

52nd Mayor of Charlotte (1991-1995)



Millie Cox

Former Honorary Council of France to the Charlotte Region; Former Director of International Studies, Charlotte Country Day School

Jaiya and Nadia

Jaiya (Junior) and Nadia (Freshman) at South Meck HS; Past participants in the Waddell Language Academy Limoges Exchange

Guillaume Lajoie

Former Director of ASPTT Limoges (3500 members); financial director of export oriented Limousine cattle breed (joining live from Limoges)

Moderated by

Joël Gallegos

Assistant Provost for International Programs and Senior International Officer at UNC Charlotte.  Member of the Board of Directors of the World Affairs Council of Charlotte.


Closing Remarks by

Hon. Laura Meyer Wellman

Honorary Consul Emerita of the Republic of France to the Charlotte Region; former President and CEO of E4E Relief; President of the International Women’s Forum – Carolinas chapter 

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