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2015 Regional Conference Guide

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Sentinel Hotel
614 SW 11th Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

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8:00 - 10:15am - Hildy Gottlieb Keynote 

Life / List Generator

10:30 - 11:45am - Breakouts 

Game-Changing Partnerships: A model of interactive funding
Speaker: Angela Hult at Cambia Health Solutions and Susannah Morgan at Oregon Food Bank
No Presentation for this workshop

Essential Elements of Strategic and Adaptive Thinking, Planning & Doing
Speakers: Mark P. Fulop, MA, MPH, Owner & Principal at Facilitation & Process, LLC & Danielle Olson, Collaborative Designer at DROdesign

Sustainer Overdrive: Recruit, Upgrade and Retain Monthly Donors
Speakers: Annalise Briggs, Senior Development Strategist at LKA, Evan Johnson at Mercy Corps, and Anne Ibach at OPB


Kickstart Your Major Giving with Prospect Management
Amanda Jarman, President, Fundraising Nerd


1:15 - 2:30pm - Breakouts

The X Factor of Major Gifts Volunteers
Speakers: Amy Brown, CFRE, Senior Consultant and Tom Wilson, Vice President, both with the Collins Group, a division of Campbell & Company


Program Evaluation: The Development Officer’s Guide
Speaker: Chari Smith, Principal, CRSmith Consulting, Evaluation into Action
Presentation, Handout

Metrics that Matter: Considerations in Evaluating the Performance of your Development Staff
Speaker: Jeri Alcock, Founder at Donor Dynamics

Presentation, Handout

Tackling "Communications" Effectively 
Speaker: Mara Woloshin

2:45 - 4:00pm - Breakouts

Baby Boomers: Time, Talent and Money
Speakers Maren Symonds, Cheryl Edmonds and Janis Jasinsky, all Independent Consultants and Encore Fellow Alumni
Presentation, Handout (Barriers), Handout (Capacity), Handout (SVP)

When and How to Stop Cultivating Donors 
Speaker: Lori Sweeney, Senior Director of Development at OHSU Foundation

Presentation, Handout (Engagement), Handout (Qualification)

Building a Fundraising Board
Speaker: Mark Langseth, President and CEO at I Have a Dream - Oregon
No Presentation for this workshop

The Power of Planned Giving
Speaker: Arlene Siegel Cogen, Oregon Community Foundation

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