SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE

DATE TIME PRESENTER ORGANIZATION SESSION
Sunday, July 21, 2019 8:00a – 11:30a NCE Steering Committee Meeting
Sunday, July 21, 2019 12:30p – 5:30p The Arc Board of Directors Meeting
Sunday, July 21, 2019 3:00p – 7:00p Registration
Monday, July 22, 2019 7:00a – 5:00p Registration
Monday, July 22, 2019 6:30a – 8:00a Breakfast with The Arc’s Board of Directors
Monday, July 22, 2019 8:00a – 8:15a Karen Shoemaker, Chair NCE Steering Committee Welcome
Monday, July 22, 2019 8:20a – 9:20a Leo Sarkissian, Executive Director The Arc of Massachusetts A Path to a Sustainable Disabilities Workforce
Monday, July 22, 2019 9:25a – 10:25a Jean Phelps, CEO LifeLinks/The Arc of Greater Lowell Strategy, Scale and Sustainability; A Merger Story!
Monday, July 22, 2019 10:25a – 10:35a Break
Monday, July 22, 2019 10:35a – 11:25a Alonzo Kelly, Principal Kelly Leadership Group, LLC 5 Generations Working Side by Side?! Yikes
Monday, July 22, 2019 11:30a – 12:15p Melissa Merriam, Senior Director, Consulting & Training OneCause Harnessing The Power of Social Donors to Grow Your Fundraising
Monday, July 22, 2019 12:15p – 1:30p Lunch
Monday, July 22, 2019 1:30p – 3:00p TBD Panel Generalting Agency Revenue from Alternative Sources
Monday, July 22, 2019 3:05p – 3:50p Caitlin Bailey, Director of Research and Evaluation U of DE/NLCDD Successful Strategies for Organizational and Systems Transformation
Monday, July 22, 2019 3:50p – 4;00p Break
Monday, July 22, 2019 4:00p – 4:45p Dan Stewart, Advisor Achieva Resources Supported Decision Making: A Journey to Independence
Monday, July 22, 2019 4:50 – 5:35p Nicole Jorwic, Director of Rights Policy The Arc Update from Washington DC- Public Policy News
Monday, July 22, 2019 6:00p Evening Event or On Your Own
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 6:30a – 8:00a Breakfast
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:00a – 9:00a Claire Manning, Director, Advocacy & Mobilization The Arc Capitalizing on Connections Made: Building Blocks of Advocacy
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:00a – 9:00a Lorene Bass, Executive Vice President, Supports & Services One Team United – The Road to Transformation
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:00a – 9:00a Rob Malone/Drew Smith
Executive Director/Partner
Using Data to Understand and Aide in Organizational Decision-Making/Data and Processes To Improve Operations
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 8:00a – 9:00a Jennifer Sladen Alexander, Director, National Initiatives The Arc Supporting people with dual diagnosis and families: what’s next?
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 9:15a – 10:15a Shira Wakschlag, Director, Legal Advocacy & Associate General Counsel The Arc Hot Topics in Education
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 9:15a – 10:15a TBD TBD TBD
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 9:15a – 10:15a Dawn Cooper The Arc Be the Diversity Champion your Organization Needs: How to be a True Champion for Change
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 9:15a – 10:15a Jessica Gantner, Assistant Director St. Louis Arc Innovation Matters: A Strategy for the Aging Population
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 10:15a – 10:45a Break
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 10:45a – 11:45a Lorraine Settles, Director, Business & Resource Development The Arc of Prince George’s County The Buck Stops Here: Do’s and Don’ts of Board Governance
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 10:45a – 11:45a Alistair Deakin, CEO KaleidaCare Management Solutions High Performance Management: Managing Change
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 10:45a – 11:45a Liz Mahar, Director, Family and Sibling Initiatives The Arc Building Support Skills to Empower Caregivers and Individuals with I/DD
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 10:45a – 11:45a Pamela Stafford, Public Policy Director The Arc New Mexico Victim advocacy services for victims of sexual assault with IDD
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 11:45a – 1:30p Lunch
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 1:30p – 2:30p Adam Sass, Director of Community Engagement NASDDDS Community Participation: Engaging in Your Community When Not at Work.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 1:30p – 2:30p Chet Tschetter, Education Program Specialist ICI/UMN The Critical Line: Supporting Frontline Supervisors
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 1:30p – 2:30p Dan Ohler, Vice President, Public Sector Business Development Optum Self-Direction and Self-Determination: Exploring the differences and means to achievement.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 1:30p – 2:30p Colleen Tighe, Executive Director The Arc of Tempe Help Members Avoid Depression/Loneliness and Become Independent, Happy Adults
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 2:45p – 3:45p John Butterworth, Director, State Systems and Evaluation Towards Organizational Change: Lessons Learned from the Provider Transformation Network
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 2:45p – 3:45p Nicole Jorwic, Director of Rights Policy The Arc Employment and the HCBS Rule: Where Things Stand
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 2:45p – 3:45p Christine Schulte, Senior Director of Behavioral Health Services AHRC Nassau County Chapter Addressing Behavioral Health Needs: How to Implement a RBT® Program
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 2:45p – 3:45p Leah Ortiz, Executive Director The Arc of Calhoun County Rethinking Guardianship
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 3:45p – 4:15p Break
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 4:15p – 5:15p Doug Golub, President Medisked, LLC Navigating the Transition to Managed Care for Individuals with I/DD
Tuesday, July 23, 2019

4:15p – 5:15p

Nicole Uterano-Ferrar, Senior Director of Health Services AHRC Nassau County Chapter Building Collaborative Health Teams
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 4:15p – 5:15p Justin Hess, Product Manager, Assessments Relias Do Unicorns Exist? Using Assessments to Find and Develop the best DSPs
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 4:15p – 5:15p Ariel Simms, Senior Program Manager & Attorney The Arc Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Criminal Justice
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 5:15p – 6:15p Reception

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

6:30a-9:00a

Breakfast

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

9:00a – 10:00a

TBD TBD TBD

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

9:00a – 10:00a Maura Sullivan, Director of Government Affairs and Operation House Call The Arc of Massachusetts Families Teaching Doctors: Learn to implement “Operation House Call”

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

9:00a – 10:00a Stephen Morris, Executive Director The Arc of the Farmington Valley, Inc. Specialty Apartments: The Next Generation of Supported Residential Settings
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 9:00a – 10:00a Maulik Trivedi, Chief Strategy Officer StationMD A Telemedicine Solution: Enhancing Staff Engagement, Improving Quality, Reducing Costs
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

10:15a – 11:45a

Peter Berns, CEO The Arc Strategic Planning for the Future of The Arc
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

12:00p

Adjourn
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

12:30p – 3:30p

State Executive Director’s Meeting