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Interactive Session I – Who YOU are, Who WE are
Cindi King – Cary Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Wednesday, April 13–12:30 – 1:45pm
Session Video

Interactive Session II – Challenges, Successes, & How to Press the Pause Button
Jodie Adams – Springfield/Green County Parks and Recreation; Past President of NRPA
Wednesday, April 13–2:00 – 3:15pm
Session Video

Interactive Session III – Concurrent Track Sessions for Returning and First-time Attendees
Wednesday, April 13 3:15 – 4:00pm

Track 1/New Attendees – Be SMART
Vonda Martin – Greensboro Parks and Recreation

Track 2/Returners – Show Up Like You Own It
Dina Neeley – Musco Lighting

Interactive Session IV – Concurrent Track Sessions for Returning and First-time Attendees
Wednesday, April 13 4:00 – 4:45pm

Track 1/New Attendees – Professionalism Across Generations
Diane Sauer – Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Session Video

Track 2/Returners – Repeat, Reward or Release
Vonda Martin – Greensboro Parks and Recreation
Session Video

Session V – The Importance of Taking Care of Yourself
Dr. Kim Bush – NC State Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management
Thursday, April 14– 9:00 – 10:15am
Session Video

Interactive Session VI – All in a Day’s Work: From Front-line to Director
Sara Hensley – Austin Parks and Recreation
Thursday, April 14–10:30 – 11:45pm
Session Video

Interactive Session VII – Success in the Face of Adversity
Sally Webb Berry – The Special Events Company
Friday, April 15–9:00 – 10:15am

Interactive Session VIII – LeadHERship Lasts
Ednasha McCray – Greensboro Parks and Recreation
Friday, April 15–10:30 – 11:45am
Session Video


Work/Life Balance – Teresa Penbrooke – Greenplay, LLC. & NC State Ph.D Candidate
Success and Emotional Intelligence – Dale Smith – Smith Management and Consulting Services
Managing Up – Catrina Alexander – Mount Airy Parks and Recreation
Transitioning -Linda Smith – Chapel Hill Parks and Recreation