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FAR Leadership Conference :
Knowledge & Vision: Critical Issues for Navigating the Future

Each FAR conference session relates to a learning track. If you plan to follow a specific track, please see below to get the most out of your conference attendance! Click on the session links, at the end of each session title, to read the full descriptions for each presentation.

All sessions, including the keynote presentation, have been approved for CPE & CAE credit.

Click below to see track specific sessions.

Leadership | HR | Finance | Technology


Communicating with Confidence (Session 1)

  Liz Wainger

Don't Stop at Vision: Leaders Must Lead Through Change (Session 2)

Katie Bergmann 

Stepping It Up: Achieve a Top-Notch Financial Operation (Session 3)


   Charles Tate

Becoming the Next Generation CFO (Panel Discussion) (Session 4)

Mark HornbyDavid JacksonJessica Sherry
Jason Daisey


The Future Workplace: Learn from Peers Who Made a Change (Session 1)

 Christie MinchJennifer Morris

Infusing a Racial Equity Lens into Organizational Culture: Practical Ideas and Next Steps (Panel Discussion) (Session 2)

Keecha Harris Cormekki Whitley
 Nancy Withbroe

Men Retire to Mars and Women Retire to Venus: How Employers Can Help Reduce the Retirement Readiness Gap Between Men and Women (Session 3)
        Craig Bush

Money & People: Crossroads of Finance and Human Resources (Panel Discussion) (Session 4)

 Jennifer Bell Lea DiamondBecky Emery Ana Molina Paul Phelan


Forecasting a Foggy Future (Session 1)

    Lisa Stover

Contracts & Taxes: What Could Be More Fun? (Session 2)

Sarah MooneyJim Wilson 

Associations, Sales Tax, and the Wayfair Case (Panel Discussion) (Session 3)

 Wendy Galex Janine Mitchell

Telling Your Best Story: Advancing Your Organization Through Form 990 (Session 4)


    John Huskins


Why Most Technology Initiatives Fail (and What to Do About It) (Session 1)

 George BreedenKeith Litrenta Marie Savoie Erin Schechte 

Gourmet Cybersecurity on a Fast-food Budget: Strategies Behind Choosing Cost-Effective Security Solutions (Session 2)
    David Rossell

Missteps on the Journey to IT Maturity
(Session 3)

Mike Guerreri Dan Lautman

Enterprise Risk Management for Nonprofits and Associations: Where Strategy Meets Risk (Panel Discussion) (Session 4)

Melissa MusserDerek SymerRicardo Trujillo

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These sessions will be reviewed for CPE & CAE certification.

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