See below for the Leading Through Change Conference agenda, or click on the full conference program for all the workshop details, schedule, and location information: 

Thursday, August 23
  • 5:00-5:45 p.m. VIP Reception
  • 5:45-7:00 p.m. Networking Reception + Featured Speaker: Sheryl Cole, Former Austin Mayor Pro Tem
Friday, August 24
  • 8:00-9:00 a.m. Breakfast 
  • 9:00-10:00 a.m. Opening Keynote: Leading and Motivating Staff Through Change with DFPS Commissioner Hank Whitman
  • 10:15-11:30 a.m. Workshop #1 (choose one)
    • Creating Cross-Sector Collaboration and Impact
    • The Unique Challenges of Leading a Mid-Sized Agency
    • Staying Steady in An Unsteady World: Self-Care for Direct Services
  • 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Keynote: High Performance Management with Alistair Deakin, CEO, KaleidaCare Management Solutions
  • 1:15-2:30 p.m. Workshop #2 (choose one)
    • The New Realities of Giving
    • My Employee Did What? Identifying and Mitigating Employment Risk
    • Social Entrepreneurship/New Models for Board Involvement
  • 2:45-4:00 p.m. Workshop #3 (choose one)
    • Building Inclusion and Diversity in Service Providers
    • Crisis Planning and Change Management
    • Capacity Building
  • 4:15-5:15 p.m. Closing Keynote with John Adcock, RetailMeNot Senior Vice President, People
  • 5:15-5:30 p.m. Closing Remarks