Check out our TVMC 2022 Conference Schedule (Click to Download) and please visit us on Facebook for updates.

We are offering 20 breakout sessions, one keynote, two plenaries, and three exclusive networking opportunities in this not to be missed virtual conference.

Thursday, June 2, 2022

*All times reflected below are CST

11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Welcome & Plenary – The Seven Vital Factors presented by Martin J. Cowling

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Breakout #1

  • Protecting Your Precious Energy Through Professional Boundaries – Alana Knoppow, MSW
  • Am I Making the Right Decision? Professional Ethics in Volunteer Administration – Faiza Venzant, CVA
  • Local to Global: Challenges of Volunteer Management in Nonprofit Organizations – Dr. Jiwon Suh & Karabi Bezbourah
  • Opening New Doors Through Volunteer Mentor Programs – Laura Gray, CVA, LMSW
  • Let’s Talk About Happy Volunteers! – Tim Suda, CVA

1:45 – 2:45 p.m. Common Interest Rooms

3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Breakout #2

  • Practical Tips to Improve Volunteer Retention – Rebecca Nofi, MA, CVA
  • Supporting Mental Health By Creating a Culture of Connection in Volunteer Programs – Megan Vixie, CVA
  • Magnetize Your Volunteer Program – How to create a recruitment plan that attracts people to your organization – Nicole Smith, CVA
  • Building Strategic Volunteer Partnerships with Corporate, Civic, and Faith Groups – Brian Rosenbaum, MSSW, CVA
  • Creating Super Supporters: The Donor/Volunteer Connection – Michele Baker, CVA

4:05 – 4:15 p.m. Wrap Up

6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Evening Networking

Friday, June 3, 2022

*All times reflected below are CST

9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Pancakes and Policies: Boldly Creating Policies for Your Next Frontier – Brittany Zepeda & Kris Shipman, Texas Spotlight Speakers

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Plenary – ALL IN: Making Room for Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion presented by Andrea Hill, MPA, CVA

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Breakout #3

  • Grief and Loss in Volunteer Engagement Leadership: Resources and Support for You, Your Staff, and Your Volunteers – Lori Zaspel, LCSW & Allison Russel, PhD, MPA
  • Working with Teens 101 – Morgan Green-Griffin, MLS, CVA
  • From Transactional to Transformational: How Junior Achievement USA Reimagined Training and Recruitment – Laura Goodman
  • Strategic Succession: Navigating Transitions with Ease – Karen Reid, MA, CVA
  • Managing Challenging Volunteers and Reducing Conflict – Betsy McFarland, CVA

12:30 – 1:55 p.m. Keynote presented by Dr. Stacia’ Alexander, LPC-S

2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Breakout #4

  • LatinX Volunteerism – Monica Jasso, CVA
  • Each One Reach One: A University-Community Engagement Model for Volunteer Management – Laura Keyes Ph.D/AICP & Tammy Johnson
  • Reigniting Your Fire: Rising From the Ashes of Burnout – Marcia Hale, CVA
  • Neurodiversity in Volunteerism – Sarah Phillipe, CVA (Participants are encouraged to view the following TEDTalk prior to this session: The World Needs All Kinds of Minds.)
  • Hidden Biases in Volunteer Management – Susan Sanow, CVA

3:30 – 4:20 p.m. Speaker Open House

4:25 – 4:40 p.m. Wrap Up

Register now to reserve your spot for TVMC 2022!