Session 1 | 1-2 p.m. CDT
This session will cover a variety of approaches for conducting a strategic planning process and how to make sure the plan gets implemented and results are communicated to stakeholders, both internal and external. Attendees will learn about the steps to a successful strategic planning process, how to develop meaningful KPIs and how to continue internal and external engagement throughout the implementation process.
Khala Stanfield | Director, Baker Tilly
Chris Strom, MPA | Senior Consultant, Baker Tilly
Session 2 | 2-3 p.m. CDT
Organizations that invest in diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging (DEIB) attract and retain diverse talent, foster an environment that values innovation, and become more representative of the communities they serve. If you are looking for a place to start, an approach to overcoming resource constraints, or ideas to enhance your DEIB program, join this engaging facilitated discussion. Experts will share how they’re bringing DEIB initiatives to life within their organizations and how your utility or governmental entity can advance DEIB.
Shane Lloyd | Chief Diversity Officer, Baker Tilly
Dr. Markisha Webster, Ed.D. | Director of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging - SMUD (Sacramento Municipal Utility District)
Leadership and professionals from municipal utilities, public utility districts, tribal utility authorities, and state, local and tribal government employees responsible for financial, management, public finance and human resource functions.
There are no prerequisites for this event, and advance preparation is not required. There is no cost to attend this event.
CPE credit: Two (2) hours total credit
Fields of study: Business Management and Organization; Personnel/Human Resources
A certificate of completion will be emailed to you four to six weeks following the event. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaint and refund policies, please email [email protected].
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