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Interactive Session I – Let’s Get Started
Michelle Hepler – Iredell County Parks & Recreation
Wednesday, April 5–12:30 – 1:45pm
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Interactive Session II – Staying Current and Remaining Relevant
Dr. Stephanie West – Appalachian State University
Wednesday, April 5–2:00 – 3:15pm
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Interactive Session III – Concurrent Track Sessions
Wednesday, April 5 – 3:15 – 4:00pm

Track 1/New Attendees – The Many and Nested Facets of “Her” in Leadership
Dr. Joy James Appalachian State University
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Track 2/Returners – Work/Life Balance
Lisa Wolff – Burlington Parks and Recreation
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Interactive Session IV – Concurrent Track Sessions
Wednesday, April 5 – 4:00 – 4:45pm

Track 1/New Attendees – Work/Life Balance: Lessons Learned
Catrina Alexander – Mount Airy Parks and Recreation
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Track 2/Returners – Networking is a Lifestyle
Dr. Teresa Penbrooke – Greenplay & GPRED
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Session V – Regaining Your Leadership Momentum
Sackeena Gordon-Jones – Transformation Edge
Thursday, April 6– 9:00 – 10:15am
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Interactive Session VI – Full Circle: Success Through Building Others Up
Julie Boland – National Recreation and Park Association
Thursday, April 6–10:30 – 11:45pm
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Interactive Session VII – Value of a Personal Mission Statement. Don’t have one? Let’s get started!
Sara Burroughs – Sage Design
Friday, April 7–9:00 – 10:15am
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Speaking Up! How to Assert Yourself Effectively – Dina Neeley – Musco Lighting
Preparing to Lead & Manage People –Linda Smith – Chapel Hill Parks & Recreation
What You Should Stop Doing – Dale Smith – Smith Management & Consulting
What’s Your Superpower? – Vonda Martin – Greensboro Parks & Recreation