2013 Executive Directors Conference


Thank you for joining the National Association of Regional Councils and the Southern California Association of Governments for the 2013 Executive Directors’ Conference.

Conference materials and presentations are available below.

Monday, September 30, 2013

Welcome to the Region: Santa Monica – Hasan Ikhrata, Southern California Association of Governments

The 21st Century Workplace: Adapting Your COG and MPO Workforce for a New Physical and Professional Working Environment – Kathleen Lomako

Collaborative Leadership – Frank Vram Zerunyan. J.D.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Survey: Managing and Engaging Your Board – Walter Diggles, Deep East Texas Council of Governments

Retaining, Recruiting and Maintaining a High-Functioning Professional Staff – Dennis Smith, Maricopa Association of Governments

New Business Models for Regional Councils – Lyle Wray, Capitol Region Council of Governments

Keynote Presentation – Leonard Aube, The Annenberg Foundation

Where the Rubber Meets the Road – Your Statehouse: Strategies to Positively Interact with Your State Legislature – Howard Glassman, Florida MPO Advisory Council

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Flexible Federalism: Recommendations to the White House on Creating Opportunity for Efficiencies in Federal Programs – Sean Dey, West Michigan Shoreline Regional Development Commission

Critical Communication: Strategies to Communicate Controversial Material with a Possibly Hostile Audience – Fiona Hutton, Fiona Hutton & Associates

Other Presentations

Creating and Managing Transparency – Bob Kittle, Munetrix

Survey: Assessing your Executive Director – Survey

NEW: Articles on Recruiting and Retaining Upper Management and Talent – 1-pager

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