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Cincinnati, Ohio, Here We Come!

In its eleventh year, the 2017 AFP Leadership Academy is a three-day event featuring chapter management and advanced leadership development opportunities, designed to enrich your career and enhance your leadership skills.

The first day of the Academy is a forum for chapter leaders to connect with colleagues. The second and third days are a training conference to help prepare today’s and tomorrow’s leaders for what lies ahead.

We look forward to seeing you in Cincinnati, Ohio in October!

Registration rates start at only $179

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Cincinnati, Ohio, Here We Come!

In its eleventh year, the 2017 AFP Leadership Academy is a three-day event featuring chapter management and advanced leadership development opportunities, designed to enrich your career and enhance your leadership skills.
The first day of the Academy is a forum for chapter leaders to connect with colleagues. The second and third days are a training conference to help prepare today’s and tomorrow’s leaders for what lies ahead.

Registration rates start at only $179

We look forward to seeing you in Cincinnati, Ohio in October!

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"The Leadership Academy was much more than you promised! I loved getting to network with people from all over, especially the people in our region. I am going to host a special session with our board to share all of the fabulous information presented at the sessions. Thank you for an enlightening and educational conference." - 2016 Leadership Academy attendee

Speakers

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Justin Maust
President / Founder
Leader Legacy
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Image of Justin Maust
Justin Maust
President / Founder
Leader Legacy
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Image of Kishshana Palmer
Kishshana Palmer, CFRE
CEO
Kishshana & Co.
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Image of Kishshana Palmer
Kishshana Palmer, CFRE
CEO
Kishshana & Co.
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Image of Robbe Healey
Robbe Healey, MBA, NHA, ACFRE
Vice President for Philanthropy
Simpson Senior Services
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Image of Robbe Healey
Robbe Healey, MBA, NHA, ACFRE
Vice President for Philanthropy
Simpson Senior Services
Learn more about Robbe
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Schedule

Thurs, October 12, 2017

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Registration
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM - Welcome
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Chapter Management 101: What You Need to Know about Running Your Chapter
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Chapter Management 201: The Next Step
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM - Collegiate Chapter Management
1:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Collegiate Member Education Session
1:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Like Size Chapter Grouping Meetings
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM - Chapter President's Council Meeting
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM - Chapter Administrator Meeting
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM - Collegiate Member Speed Mentoring
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM - Leadership Academy Networking Reception

Fri, October 13, 2017

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM - Registration
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM - Opening Plenary
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM - Friday Breakout: Media Training 101
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM - Friday Breakout: Emotional Intelligence
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM - Friday Breakout: Ethical Dilemmas Faced by Fundraisers
12:00 AM - 1:15 PM - Networking Lunch
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM - Friday Breakout: Mindfulness and Leadership
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM - Friday Breakout: Leading in a Changing Environment
1:30 PM - 2:45 PM - Friday Breakout: TBD
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM - Friday Breakout: Media Training 101
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM - Friday Breakout: Public Policy: The Time to Act is Now
3:30 PM - 4:15 PM - Friday Breakout: Career Planning
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Panel
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - AFP Greater Cincinnati Chapter's New Faces of Fundraising 2017 Class Graduation

Sat, October 14, 2017

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM - Saturday Breakout: Cultural Competency
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM - Saturday Breakout: TBD
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM - Saturday Breakout: TBD
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM - Closing Plenary
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Location

The AFP 2017 Leadership Academy will take place at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati.
This location makes it easy to experience all this vibrant city has to offer.

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Sponsors

The AFP Foundation for Philanthropy would like to acknowledge the following Sponsors for the 2017 Leadership Academy:

AFP Alaska ChapterAFP New Jersey Chapter
AFP OH, Greater Cincinnati ChapterAFP OH, Greater Cleveland Chapter
AFP OH, Greater Dayton ChapterAFP OH, Northwest Chapter
AFP Oregon and SW Washington ChapterAFP SC, Piedmont Chapter
AFP TN, Memphis ChapterGoettler & Associates
Gretchen C. Gordon, CFREJaye Lopez Van Soest, CFRE
Tim D. Logan, CFRE, ACFRE, FAHP