ACHD 2020 Leadership Academy

Join us for our 2020 Leadership Academy by registering below:


Online registration is now closed, but you can still attend! Onsite registration will open at 7:00 a.m. outside of the Embassy Suites Steamboat meeting room. If you have any questions please email info@achd.org


Thursday, February 20, 2020

Registration  7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Breakfast  7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Welcome  8:30 AM - 8:35 AM

General Session: Confusion, Change and Competencies: Mock Meetings for Smart Board Work

Jim Rice, Gallagher

 8:35 AM - 10:15 AM
Break  10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
General Session: Good Board Governance Panel  10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
General Networking Lunch  11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
CEO Networking Lunch  11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Breakout Session: Ethics, the Law, and Best Practices* 

Eric Cheung, Foley & Lardner
Thuong "Amy" Nguyen, Foley & Lardner

 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Breakout Session: Cultural Transformation Journey

Lisa Reich, The Studer Group
JoDee Read, Plumas Healthcare District

 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 
Breakout Session: Best Lessons Learned Table Top Exercise  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Break  3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Breakout Session: Harassment Prevention Training*

Roger Crawford, Best Best & Krieger

 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Breakout Session: A Look at the 2020 Election: California

Bob Giroux, Lang, Hansen, O'Malley & Miller
Kelly Brooks and Jean Hurst, Hurst Brooks Espinosa

 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Breakout Session: ACHD Certification Panel  4:15 PM - 5:15 PM 
Leadership Academy Networking Reception  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM 

*Must attend full 2 hours of training to receive certificate

Friday, February 21, 2020

Breakfast  7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

General Session: The Work Life Balance for Leaders/Professionals Workshop

Destiny Robbins, LCSW, Healing Soulutions Therapy

 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

General Session: Organizational Succession Planning: What to do When the CEO Seat is Empty

Don Whiteside, Wipfli LLP

 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

General Session: Building and Fostering Your Team

Speaker: Jason King, Robert Half International

 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grab and Go Lunch  12:30 PM - 1:00 PM