Concurrent Sessions

I–1: Mentoring & Millennials: Is it Working? Judith Barth, Presenter – PowerPoint   
I–2: How to Manage Information Flow and Curate for Thought Leadership in Social Media, Paul Hill, No Presentation or Handouts
I–3: Creating a Culture of Health—an Opportunity for Extension Association Leadership, Michelle Rogers, Presenter – PowerPoint  
I–4: Contrasting Voluntary and Regulatory Approaches to Water Quality: A Comparison of Extension Programs, Mike Daniels, Presenter – PowerPoint  
I–5: Quiet Leadership: How to Create Positive Change Without the Noise and Negativity, Sharon Kinsey, Presenter – PowerPoint   
I-6: Assessing and Improving Cost Recovery and Revenue Generation Efforts in Extension Programs, Lisa Gonzalez, Presenter – PowerPoint   
I-7: Managing a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign, Pamela S. Schallhorn, Presenter – PowerPoint   

II–1: Dealing with Conflict, Jeannette Rea Keywood and Sharon KinseyJulie Karavan, Presenters 
II–2: Adapting to Emerging Issues Through Extension: The Zika Challenge, William Lester, Presenter – PowerPoint  
II–3: Community-based Green Infrastructure, A Rutgers Cooperative Extension Urban Extension Initiative, Christopher C. Obropta, Presenter – PowerPoint  
II–4: Facilitating Issues Based Extension Programs, Ramona Madhosingh-Hector, Presenter – PowerPoint   Handout-1  Handout-2   Handout-3
II–5: University Extension Educators Responding to International Emerging Issues, E. Vanessa Campoverde, Presenter – PowerPoint  
II-6: Mindful Leaders and Wholehearted Leadership, Dhruti Patel-Davis, Presenter – PowerPoint   Handout-1  Handout-2
II-7: Innovative Leadership Through Sustainable Strategic Planning Methods: An Ohio Model, Myra Moss, Presenter – PowerPoint  

III–1: Mindful Leadership: Developing Self-awareness With Yoga, Kelly Nix, Presenter – PowerPoint  
III–2: Grab Your Partner: Working Amongst, Within, and Outside the Organization, Vanessa Spero-Swingle, Presenter –   Handout
III–3: LOOK: Preparing Tomorrow’s Leaders Today, Margaret Jenkins, Presenter – PowerPoint  
III–4: Community Connections: Finding New Ways to Fund Extension, Kathy Bruynis, Presenter – PowerPoint   
III–5: The Delphi Method: A Tool For Extension Leaders to Use to Build Consensus Around Emerging Issues, Melissa Carter, Presenter – PowerPoint   Handout
III-6: Blended Learning: Connecting Expertise and Building Networks in Rural Communities Throughout Idaho, Melissa Hamilton, Presenter – PowerPoint  
III-7: Feelings Are People, Too! Recognizing and Working With Our Emotional “Hot Buttons” When Leading Teams, Georgia Peterson, Presenter – PowerPoint   

IV–1: Sacred Cow or Shining Star? Tools & Decision-making Strategies for Developing Program Priorities, Keith G. Diem, Presenter – PowerPoint   Handout-1  Handout-2
IV–2: Extension Based Subject-matter Centers: New Ways to Respond to Emerging Local Needs, Brad Gaolach, Presenter – PowerPoint   Handout
IV–3: Disaster Programming to Meet the Needs of Rural Communities: A Program Leadership Example From West Central Illinois, Carolinn McKillip, Presenter – PowerPoint   Handout-1  Handout-2
IV–4: Talking About Climate Change: How to Enhance Trust With Your Audience, Martha Monroe, Presenter – PowerPoint   
IV–5: Ripple Effects Mapping: A Participatory Evaluation and Strategic Planning Tool, Rebecca Sero, Presenter – PowerPoint   Handout
IV-6: Becoming a presentation Ninja to Prepare for Tomorrow’s Extension, Jamie Davis, Presenter – PowerPoint   Handout-1  Handout-2
IV-7: Change is Good – Try it!, Christine Kniep, Presenter – PowerPoint   


Ignite Sessions

The Four Disciplines of Execution, Stacey Ellison, PresenterPowerPoint 
Are You Leading Above the Line?, Brian Raison, Presenter -PowerPoint
Understanding Deiffernces & Becoming Culturally Competent: The Key to Attracting Underrrepresented Audiences and Building amore Inclusinve Extension Program , Johanna Reed Adams, Mott R., Presenters - PowerPoint  Handout-1  Handout-2  
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): Implications for Extension Leadership and Outreach, Joan Sprain, Jessica Sprain Presenters - PowerPoint


Poster Sessions(when the word Poster is Bold and Underlined a copy of the poster is available)

“GMOs & Citizen Science: Digital Methods & Partnerships to Expand Extensions Reach and Relevance”
Presenters: Dr. Karen Ballard; Robinson, Dr. J.  Poster

“Bridging the Divide: Fostering Partnerships between Program Areas within Extension”
Presenters: Meagan Brothers; Hoffherr, M. Poster

“Leveraging Your Leadership Network To Address Emerging Issues”
Presenters: Bradley Burbaugh; Benge, M. Poster

“Leading Together: Envision, Discover and Design your Community's Destiny”
Presenters: Alexis Cordova; McDonald, R. Poster

“Wrangling Success from Unexpected Opportunity: The Roads to Financial Health Partnership”
Presenter: Lisa A. Hamilton; James, P.; Willary, L.  Poster

“Wellness Starts with Us”
Presenters: Heather Janney; Murza, G.; Estevez, B.; Bennett, B.  Poster

“We’re Listening! - Stakeholders Share Crucial Issues and Challenges at Community Forums”
Presenters: Dena Kemmet; Flage, L.  Poster

“One Stop Shop: Resources for All Your Program Assessment and Evaluation and Reporting Needs”
Presenters: Missy McElprang Cummins; Davis, J.; Kuipers, T.  Poster

“Using Alternative Communication Methods and Multi-County Partnerships to Enhance Extension Outreach: A Virtual VITA Example”
Presenters: Carree Musgrove; Ruiz-Menjivar, J.; Spangler, T.; Copeland, H.  Poster

“Michigan State University Extension has Developed  a Program to Help Identify and Respond to the Emerging Issue of Farmer Stress”
Presenters: Suzanne Pish; Kantrovich, A.; Betz, R.  Poster

“eXtension’s New National Leadership Network Formation”
Presenter: Brian Raison  Poster

“Understanding People Builds Successful Leaders”
Presenter: Jeannette Rea Keywood  Poster

“National Urban Extension Initiative: An Introduction to the National Urban Extension Leaders”
Presenters: Marie A. Ruemenapp; Goalach, B.  Poster

“Using Social Media and Web-based Technology to Enhance the Reach of Extension Programming”
Presenter: Heather Schlesser  Poster

“Our Cornerstone: Developing a Collective Understanding of Research-based and Evidence-based Programming within the Human Sciences”   
Presenters: Debra M. Sellers; Schainker, L.  Poster

“The Youth Development Learn and Lead Cohort: A Training Model for New(ish) Staff”
Presenters: Trisha Sheehan; Shanahan, A.  Poster

“Adherence to Healthy Eating Guidelines within Extension – What is the Role of Extension Leaders in Promoting Compliance...If Any?”
Presenters: Carol A. Smathers; Ferrari, T.M.  Poster

“Successful Partnerships Require Trust & Effective Leadership”
Presenter: Brandy VanDeWalle  Poster

“Outbreak of Locally Acquired Zika Virus in Miami-Dade County – Palm Beach County’s Response”
Presenters: Matthew T. VanWeelden; Dowdle, F.  Poster

“Smarter, Not Harder, Ways to Increase Productivity at Work”
Presenters: Lori C. Wiggins, Tharpe, A.  Poster

“Walking a Thin Line: My House, the Schoolhouse and the Courthouse”
Presenter: Angela R. Williams  Poster

“Effective Volunteer Screening through Personal Interviews”
Presenter: Debbie M. Williams  Poster