Topics can be customized to meet the individual’s, organization’s, or professional association’s needs.

VOLUNTEERS AND PAID STAFF

I’ve done presentations regarding the interactions with paid staff and volunteers.

  • Volunteer Staff and Paid Staff Relationships: Let’s Make It Work for Busy Staff and Busy Volunteers
  • Maximize Strategies for Positive Staff & Volunteer Relationships
  • Working with Multi-generations of Volunteers and Paid Staff

VOLUNTEER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

I’ve done presentations for national organizations where volunteers are responsible for interacting with and leading volunteers as well as for recreation therapists (and grad students at Lehman College) who also manage volunteer programs.

PFLAG Academy Online

  • Set Them Up For Success: Supporting Volunteers

PFLAG National Convention, We Are the Change, Nashville, Tennessee

  • Set Them Up For Success: Supporting Volunteers

2016 New York Recreation and Park Society’s (NYSRPS) Annual Conference

  • Best Practices: Volunteer Resources Management

Downstate Recreation Conference: Find Your Fun

  • Engaging Volunteers: Initials Steps, (Part One)
  • Engaging Volunteers: After On-Boarding Volunteers, (Part Two)

Recreation Education and Therapy Department of Health Sciences, Lehman College of CUNY

  • Strategic Planning: Engaging Volunteers

PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT

  • Volunteer Management: Project Management, Motivation, Team Building & Leadership
  • How To Implement Your Program Ideas: From Vision to Reality – Seven Steps
  • Getting Creative with Limited Resources: Training Options
  • Make it Compelling and Engaging: Volunteer Orientation and Training

PROFESSIONAL BENCHMARKS – INDIVIDUALS AND ASSOCIATIONS

  • What We Do With Time: Strategies for Effective Outcomes
  • It’s Our Profession: Investing in Yourself
  • Growing Our Professional Associations: What Might Germinate When We Apply Principles and Practices of Volunteer Resources Management
  • It’s Our Professional Association: Reflect, Share, and Plan for Tomorrow
  • Peer Career Coaching vs. Mentoring
  • Time Management: What I Learned from Part-time Work and Job- sharing