Inspiring leaders will share their insights in the fields of volunteer management and communications.

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2017 Conference Schedule
May 18-19, 2017
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth

Thursday, May 18 (Pre-conference sessions)

Dee J. Kelly Alumni & Visitors Center, 2820 Stadium Drive, Fort Worth, TX  76129

12:30-1 p.m. – Registration

1:10-2:10 p.m. – Professional Development Workshops

Choose one of the following sessions:

    • Communicating Diversity as a Key Value
    • Personal Branding and Career Networking for You

3:30-5:30 p.m. – Networking Reception

Hosted by the TCU Department of Strategic Communication

Suzanne Smith
Social Impact Architects

Get to know and learn from your peers during a fun, interactive networking reception facilitated by special guest Suzanne Smith, Founder of Social Impact Architects

Learn More about Suzanne Smith
Register now to reserve your spot

Friday, May 19

TCU Brown-Lupton University Union, 2901 Stadium Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76129

8:30-9 a.m. – Registration

9 a.m. – Welcome and Keynote Address: Making the Connection

Featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Kimberly S. Clay, Founder and President/CEO of Play Like a Girl!

Learn More about Dr. Kimberly Clay

10-11 a.m. – Session 1

Choose one of the following workshops:

  • Design Thinking: An Innovative Approach to Volunteer Engagement
  • Generational Differences in Volunteering
  • Engagement Matters: Cultivation and Engagement of Volunteers

11:10 a.m.-12:10 p.m. –  Session 2

Choose one of the following workshops:

  • Partnering with Corporations for Volunteer Success
  • Generational Differences in Volunteering
  • Taking Care of You: Self-Care in a High-Stress Profession

12:10 p.m. – Celebratory Networking Luncheon: In the Trenches…and Still Going Strong


Join us for an engaging panel discussion on the evolution of the field of volunteer management featuring-

Facilitator: Ashley English, TCU Department of Strategic Communications
Heather Canterbury, Frisco Fastpacs
Lexie Okeke, Serve West Dallas
Dana Riley, Volunteer McKinney

1:20-2:20 p.m. – Session 3

Choose one of the following workshops:

  • Are You at Risk?
  • From Good to Great: The Art of Building Relationships and Partnerships
  • Social Media Makeover: Get Fit, Get Fresh, Get Savvy

2:30-3:30 p.m. – Session 4

Choose one of the following workshops:

  • Overcoming Budget Constraints to Build and Develop Your Circle of Champions
  • Are You at Risk?
  • From Good to Great: The Art of Building Relationships and Partnerships