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  • State Assembly Leadership Forum

    The State Assembly Leadership Forum is a preconference event at AST's national conference. Learn from your peers and professionals in the profession, network with others from around the country and discuss the issues that are relevant to anyone involved at the leadership level within your state assembly.
  • State Assembly Leadership Forum

    Wednesday, June 7, 2017 

    New Orleans Marriott | 555 Canal Street | New Orleans, LA 70130

    7 CE credits

    • 7:15-7:45 am - Continental Breakfast for SALF registrants
      Sponsored by the NBSTSA
    • 7:45-8 am - Welcome and Introductions, Roy Zacharias, CST, FAST, AST President
    • 8-9:50 am - Business of Board of Directors Affairs, Paul Meyer, Tecker International, LLC, President and Co-CEO
      Sponsored by the New York State Assembly
    • 9:50-10 am - Break
    • 10-10:50 am - Paper Ballot vs Electronic Ballot: Moving into the Future, Erin Baggett, CST
    • 11-11:50 am - Legislation: How Can We Help Q&A, Cathy Sparkman, JD, AST Director of Government Affairs; Tara Kruse, CST; Beth Applegate-Debo, CST, CSFA, FAST
    • Noon-12:50 pm - Lunch, provided to SALF all-day registrants
    • 1-1:50 pm - The Power of Leadership - Creating a High-Performing Board, Darlene Templeton, CPCC, ACC, NSA, Templeton & Associates
      Sponsored by the Texas State Assembly
    • 2-2:50 pm - The 3 Rs to Maximizing the Potential of Your Leadership Board - Recruiting, Retention and Results, Darlene Templeton, CPCC, ACC, NSA, Templeton & Associates
    • 2:50-3 pm - Break
    • 3-4 pm - Having a Successful Business Meeting and Workshop; Celebrating Your State Assembly, SALC