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Schedule

Friday, July 9

This is a time to ask specific 1 on 1 questions with members of CEC Staff

 

Exhibitors:

Membership- Kevin Jacobs, Membership Manager & Judy Harrison, Director of Member Engagement

Publications- Annie Drinkard, Director of Communications and Publications

Convention/PD- Jennifer Bullock, Professional Development and Resource Director & Laurie VanderPloeg, Associate Executive Director for Professional Affairs

Marketing- Alex Garvey, Communications Manager & Mason Shelby, Digital Content Manager

Presenter:

CEC Presidential Line

Chad Rummel, Executive Director

Brannan Meyers, Director of Component Services 

Presenter:

CEC Presidential Line

  • News from the hill
  • Engaging your Division/Unit in CAN

Presenter:

Kuna Tavalin, Senior Policy and Advocacy Advisor

Fiduciary Responsibility, Bylaws/CEC Policies, Lobbying/Electioneering, Tax Exempt Status, Conflict of Interest, Contracts, Antitrust, Listserves/Communities, Taxes, Financial Controls

Presenter:

Chad Rummel, Executive Director

Saturday, July 10

Presenters:

Membership- Kevin Jacobs, Membership Manager & Judy Harrison, Director of Member Engagement

Publications- Annie Drinkard, Director of Communications and Publications

Convention/PD- Jennifer Bullock, Professional Development and Resource Director & Laurie VanderPloeg, Associate Executive Director for Professional Affairs

Marketing- Alex Garvey, Communications Manager & Mason Shelby, Digital Content Manager

Who we are, numbers, Board, RA, Components, Committees, Governance “flow,” consensus, headquarters

 

Presenter:

CEC Presidential Line

Chad Rummel, Executive Director

Walk away with an action plan of how you will attract new volunteers and create a leadership pipeline that sustains your division or unit (How to Attract New Volunteers, Micro Committees, Volunteer Center, Leadership Positions, Succession Planning, Appreciating Volunteers, Resources/Tools to Help Volunteers)

 

Presenter:

Pamela J. Green

Pamela J. Green Solutions

20-minute overview of the following topics:

1:00 pm-1:20pm Professional Affairs

1:20 pm-1:40pm Standards

1:40 pm-2:00pm Publications

 

Presenters:

Brad Duncan, Director of Professional Standards

Annie Drinkard, Director of Communications and Publications

Laurie VanderPloeg, Associate Executive Director for Professional Affairs

Internal Communications

Membership/Newsletter/etc

 

External Communication

Website/Social Media

 

Presenters:

Kevin Jacobs, Membership Manager

Brannan Meyers, Director of Component Services

 

Mason Shelby, Digital Content Manager

Alex Garvey, Communications Manager

Annie Drinkard, Director of Communications and Publications

Hear about six specific programs that our divisions and units offer their members. Which ones will you take home?

 

Hosted by Presidential Line

 

Programs: TBD

Sunday, July 11

Membership isn’t just “build it and they will come.” Members must be walked through the membership cycle and you must have a strategy for approaching the cycle. Walk away from this session with a plan for how you will recruit, onboard, engage, retain, and reinstate your members and how you will do it in conjunction with CEC’s efforts on your behalf.

 

Presenters:

Brannan Meyers, Director of Component Services

Chad Rummel, Executive Director

See what we have in store for your division and unit to assist with recruiting in August and how you can participate.

 

Presenters:

Judy Harrison, Director of Member Engagement

Kevin Jacobs, Membership Manager

CEC offers a host of services to divisions and units. Some come as part of the service fee, and others can be added on a la carte. Everything from communications support, to even/meeting planning, to executive leadership.

  • Website (f)
  • PD/Events (f/$)
  • Member Processing (f)
  • Communities (f)
  • Marketing (f/$)
  • Admin Support ($)
  • Executive Leadership ($)

Complete Half Sheet of Paper at the end ( Brannan will collect to follow up with individually)

 

Presenter:

Brannan Meyers, Director of Component Services

Tell us what you’re walking away with as actionable items for your division or unit AND tell us what CEC’s actionable items should be to support you and your members.

 

Presenters:

Chad Rummel, Executive Director

CEC Presidential Line

Thank you, safe travels, lunch is available in the foyer.

Location

The Westin Alexandria Old Town
400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, VA 22314

Date

Jul. 9, 2021 - Jul. 11, 2021
Add to Calendar 2021-07-09 00:00:00 2021-07-11 00:00:00 2021 CEC Leadership Institute https://exceptionalchildren.org/get-involved/cec-leadership-institute The Westin Alexandria Old Town 400 Courthouse Square Alexandria, VA 22314 United States Council for Exceptional Children bmeyers@exceptionalchildren.org America/New_York public

Contacts

Brannan Meyers
Director of Component Services
Last Updated:  8 June, 2021

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