ENGAGEMENTS

  • 2014 and 2015
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  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009

  • 2014 and 2015 Engagements

    Upcoming 2014 and 2015 Engagements

    2015

    "The Freedom To Think, The Courage To Act," a course for the Alameda County Leadership Academy, Hayward, CA, Jan 8, 2015.

    "Communicating for Success," a course for the Alameda County Leadership Academy, Hayward, CA, Jan 8, 2015.

    "Story-Telling" workshop, Port of Oakland, Oakland, CA, Jan 9, 2015.

    "Leadership and Ethics," a course for the Contra Costa County Leadership Academy, Walnut Creek, CA, Jan 15, 2015.

    Moderator, "Encore Opportunities" Workshop sponsored by Cal-ICMA and the California City Management Foundation, San Francisco, CA, Jan 30, 2015.

    Moderator, Cal-ICMA "Preparing the Next Generation Committee," San Francisco, CA, Jan 30, 2015.

    Coaches Orientation, Contra Costa County Leadership Academy, Walnut Creek, CA, Feb 10, 2015.

    "Creative Budget Solutions," a course for the Alameda County Leadership Academy, Hayward, CA, Feb 12, 2015.

    "Communicating for Success," a course for the Contra Costa County Leadership Academy, Walnut Creek, CA, Feb 19, 2015.

    Coaches Orientation, Contra Costa County Leadership Academy, Walnut Creek, CA, Feb 25, 2015.

    "Communicating for Success--Part 1," Leadership Development Program, City and County of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, March 17, 2015.

    "Talent Development and Coaching," a course for the Alameda County Leadership Academy, Hayward, CA, March 12, 2015.

    "Engaging Employees for Success" and "Entrepreneurial Government," educational sessions at the annual conference of the California Parks and Recreation Society, Sacramento, CA, March 13, 2015.

    "Communicating for Success--Part 2," Leadership Development Program, City and County of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, March 17, 2015.

    "Employee and Citizen Engagement," a course for the Contra Costa County Leadership Academy, Walnut Creek, CA, March 19, 2015.

    2014

    "Political Astuteness and Resiliency," a course for the Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, Oct 23, 2014.

    Panelist, "Story-Telling To Promote Positive Solutions," Cal-ICMA Coaching Program webinar, Oct 29, 2014.

    Panelist, "Story-Telling" webinar, Cal-ICMA Coaching Program, Oct 29, 2014.

    Moderator, Speed Coaching Event, Silicon Valley Next Generation Committee, Santa Clara, CA, Oct 30, 2014.

    Facilitator, Succession Development Committee, Santa Clara Valley Water District, San Jose, CA, Nov 3, 2014.

    Coaches Orientation, Alameda County Leadership Academy, Hayward, CA, Nov 5, 2014.

    Coaches Debrief, Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, Nov 6, 2014.

    Moderator, Speed Coaching and Networking Lunch, sponsored by the City/County Managers Associations of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, Santa Clara, CA, Oct 20, 2014.

    "Strategic Alignment" workshop for management team, County of Yolo, Woodland, CA, Nov 12, 2014.

    "Communicating for Success," a course for the Local Government Leadership Academy of Alameda County, Hayward, CA, Nov 13, 2014.

    "Talent Development," a session at Parks and Recreation Forum at West Valley College, Saratoga, CA, Nov 14, 2014.

    "The Freedom To Think, The Courage To Act," a course for the Supervisory Academy, San Mateo County, Redwood City, CA, Dec 3, 2014.

    "The Freedom To Think, The Courage To Act," a course for the Port of Oakland's Leadership Academy, Oakland, CA, Dec 9, 2014.

    "Employee and Community Engagement," a course for the Local Government Leadership Academy of Alameda County, Hayward, CA, Dec 11, 2014.

    Previous 2014 Engagements

    "Political Astuteness," a course for the Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, Oct 23, 2014.

    Moderator, Cal-ICMA "Preparing the Next Generation Committee," Sacramento, CA, Oct 17, 2014.

    Coaches Orientation, Alameda County Leadership Academy, Hayward, CA, Oct 16, 2014.

    "Leadership and Ethics," a course for the Alameda County Leadership Academy, Hayward, CA, Oct 9, 2014.

    Moderator, Ten-Year Anniversary Lunch and Celebration for the Management Talent Exchange Program, Silicon Valley Next Generation Committee, Redwood City, CA, Oct 2, 2014.

    Co-Trainer, "So, You Want To Become a General Manager" workshop, annual conference of the California Special Districts Association, Palm Springs, CA, Sept 29, 2014.

    "Talent Development and Coaching," a course for the Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, Nov 25, 2014.

    "Communicating for Success--Part 2," Leadership Development Program, City and County of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, Nov 24, 2015.

    Facilitator, Succession Development Committee, Santa Clara Valley Water District, San Jose, CA, Sept 22, 2014.

    Panelist, "The After-Life: Our Encore Performance," annual conference of the International City/County Management Association, Charlotte, CA, Sept 15, 2014.

    Co-Leader, "Talent Development--Regional Collaboration Strategies," an educational session at the annual conference of the League of California Cities, Los Angeles, CA, Sept 4, 2014.

    "Communicating for Success--Part 1," Leadership Development Program, City and County of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, Sept 3, 2014.

    "Creative Budget Solutions," a course for the Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, Aug 28, 2014.

    Facilitator, "Platicas" speed coaching event, Regional Meeting of the International Hispanic Network, San Jose, CA, Aug 22, 2014.

    "Succession Development Initiative" presentation to the Board of Directors, Santa Clara Valley Water District, San Jose, CA, Aug 12, 2014.

    "Engaging Employees for Success," presentation to the Senior Leadership and Executives Team, City of San Jose, San Jose, Aug 8, 2014.

    Facilitator, Succession Development Committee, Santa Clara Valley Water District, San Jose, CA, Aug 5, 2014.

    "The Freedom To Think, The Courage To Act," a course for the Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, July 24, 2014.

    Coaches Orientation, a webinar for the California Special District Association, July 23, 2014.

    "The Art and Practice of Organizational Leadership," a course for the CSAC Institute for Excellence in County Government, Sacramento, CA, July 18, 2014.

    "Story-Telling" workshops for managers, public information officials and trainers, City of Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA, July 8 and 9, 2014.

    "Employee and Citizen Engagement," a course for the Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, June 26, 2014.

    Facilitator, Strategic Goal-Setting Retreat, City of Oakland HR Department, Oakland, CA, June 24.

    "The Freedom To Think, The Courage To Act," a course for the Supervisory Academy, County of San Mateo, Daly City, CA, June 3, 2014.

    "Promoting Adaptive Change in Disruptive Times," a management workshop for the City of Concord, Concord, CA, May 29, 2014.

    "Engaging Employees for Success," a workshop for the Management Team, County of Yolo, Woodland, CA, May 28, 2014.

    "Engaging Employees and Citizens," a course for the Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, May 22, 2014.

    Coaches Orientation, Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, May 21, 2014.

    Moderator, "Tomorrow's Department Heads Forum," Silicon Valley Next Generation Committee, Cupertino, CA, May 15, 2014.

    Talent Readiness Assessment Session, Executive Team for the City of Tracy, Tracy, CA, May 13, 2014.

    Coaches Orientation, Santa Clara County Leadership Academy, Cupertino, CA, May 7, 2014.

    Facilitator, Succession Development Committee, Santa Clara Valley Water District, San Jose, CA, May 6, 2014.

    "Growing Our Successors--10 Lessons From Across the Country," closing address at the annual conference of IPMA-HR, Western Region, San Francisco, CA May 2, 2014.

    "Political Astuteness and Ethics," a course for the Port of Oakland Leadership Academy, Oakland, CA, April 29.

    "Communicating for Success, a course for the Leadership Development Program for the City/County of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, April 23, 2014.

    "Political Astuteness," a course for the Local Government Leadership Academy of Alameda County, Hayward, CA, April 10, 2014.

    "Service Redesign and Creative Budget Strategies," a course for the CSAC Institute for Excellence in County Government, Sacramento, CA, March 28, 2014.

    "Talent Development and Coaching," a course for the Local Government Leadership Academy of Alameda County, Hayward, CA, March 13, 2014.

    "Creating a More Adaptive Organization—Strategies to Grow Talent and Promote Learning" and "Strategies for Influencing Chief Executives," two sessions for the annual California Parks and Recreation Society, Ontario, CA, March 7, 2014.

    "Feedback and Resources Session for Employees Conducting Development Conversations with Their Managers," a workshop for the Santa Clara Valley Water District, San Jose, CA, March 11, 19 and 27, 2014.

    "Promoting Collaborative Leadership," a course for Continuing Education for Public Officials (CEPO), Montecito, CA, Feb 24, 2014.

    "Creative Budget Responses," a course for the Local Government Leadership Academy for Alameda County, Hayward, CA, Feb 13, 2014.

    Co-Chair, Preparing the Next Generation Committee meeting, the City Managers Department of the League of California Cities, Long Beach, CA, Feb 7, 2014.

    "Encore Opportunities—Creating a Fulfilling Next Life Phase," a Cal-ICMA workshop at the City Managers Department of the League of California Cities, Long Beach, CA, Feb 6, 2014.

    Moderator, "Diving Into the Minds of Next Generation Employees," a session at the City Managers Department of the League of California Cities, Long Beach, CA, Feb 6, 2014.

    "Conducting a Development Conversation with Your Manager," training workshop for employees at Santa Clara Valley Water District, San Jose, CA, Jan 8, Jan 22, 2013, and Feb 4, 2014.

    Moderator, Alumni Event and Reception, Local Government Leadership Academy for Alameda County, Hayward, CA, Jan 20, 2014.

    Facilitator, Talent Readiness Assessment, a session with the Executive Management Team, City of Tracy, Tracy, CA, Jan 28, 2014.

    "Innovations in Service Redesign—Part Two," a management workshop for Inyo County, Bishop, CA, Jan 23, 2014.

    "Managing Change," a course for the Solano County Leadership Academy, Fairfield, CA, Jan 16, 2014.

    "Accelerating Talent Development," a management workshop for the City of Salem, OR, Jan 14, 2014.

    "The Freedom to Think, The Courage to Act," a course for the Local Government Leadership Academy of Alameda County, Hayward, CA, Jan 9, 2014.







     
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