Impact Leadership Conference Schedule

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - Visalia Convention Center


7:30 to 8:30am - Registration

8:30am - Opening Remarks

Gail Zurek, President/CEO, Visalia Chamber of Commerce

8:45am - “It Starts with You!”

Justin Patton, Executive Leadership Coach & Author, “Bold New You”

10:15 to 11:15am - Breakout Sessions

10 Ways to Implement Design Thinking into Your Operation
Tom Price, Creative Director, Middlestate
Ryan Clark, Director of Technology, Middlestate

Non-Profit Board Do’s & Don’ts
Rosemary Caso, Executive Director, United Way of Tulare County

Emotional Intelligence
Rose Lacey, Trainer, COS Training Resource Center

Managing Personalities
Lori Quinzon, Trainer, COS Training Resource Center

The Psychology of First Impressions
Gia Kazarian, Leadership & Social Consultant, First Impressions Consulting West Coast

Crisis Communication
Reggie Ellis, President & Publisher, The Sun-Gazette
Ashley Ritchie, Media Supervisor, Tulare County Sheriff’s Office
Kevin Mizner, Campus Police Chief, College of the Sequoias
Moderated by: Colby Wells, Public Affairs Manager, SoCalGas

Establishing Your Core Values
Stan A. Carrizosa Sr., Sole Proprietor/Independent Contractor

11:30 to 12:30pm - Breakout Sessions

Candidate’s College - A Conversation with Insiders
Tim Ward, District Attorney, Tulare County
Brett Taylor, Executive Officer, Tulare County Association of Realtors
Moderated by: Adam Peck, Executive Director, Tulare County Workforce Investment Board

Profiting with Non-Profits
Brian Poth, Founder & Executive Director, The Source LGBT+ Center
Nick Vargas, Founder & Director of Development, The Source LGBT+ Center

Emotional Intelligence
Rose Lacey, Trainer, COS Training Resource Center

Healthy Boundaries for Teams
Danielle Duran, LMFT, Duran Counseling
Mike Zurek, Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, Trinity Ministries
Karen Gross, Owner & Agent, State Farm
Moderated by: Rachel Ingram, Co-Founder, TechCare360

The Psychology of First Impressions
Gia Kazarian, Leadership & Social Consultant, First Impressions Consulting West Coast

Employee Engagement
Jorge Zegarra, Director, COS Training Resource Center

Making Mentoring Work
Jason C. Hopper, Author, “Modern Mentor: How to Find a Mentor and Make it Work”

12:30pm - General Session / Luncheon

2:00 to 3:00pm - Breakout Sessions

Aligning Mission & Values to the Common Good of Your Community
Matt Ainley, Co-Founder & Principal Civil Engineer, 4Creeks
Brice Yocum, President/CEO, Tucoemas Federal Credit Union
Dr. Shawn Michael Fox, Owner, Fox Valley Family Dentistry
Moderated by: Jason LeFaive, Lead Pastor, Seven Oaks Church

Changing Workforce in the Face of #metoo
Caity Meader, CEO, Family Services of Tulare County
Faith L. Driscoll, Associate Attorney, Barsamian & Moody

Workplace Violence: Run. Hide. Fight.
Brian Hampel, Vice President, Hampel Security Consulting, Inc.

Generational Diversity
Heather Bixler, Trainer, COS Training Resource Center

Employee Engagement
Jorge Zegarra, Director, COS Training Resource Center

Creating a Personal Brand
Dru Quesnoy, Director of Marketing, Kaweah Delta Health Care District
Karen Tellalian, President, DMI Agency
Kathleen Remillard, Owner, Perfect Timing Marketing
Moderated by: Allison Mackey, Communications Manager, City of Visalia

3:15pm - Afternoon Keynote

David Carr, Contributor, NFL Network
With Gail Zurek, President/CEO, Visalia Chamber of Commerce and Jon Bueno, Director of Partnership Development, Visalia Chamber of Commerce

4:30pm - Conference Concludes



 

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