Information about educational tracks, sessions and speakers is available in the links in the left column along with the day's schedule. Speakers' handouts are posted below; click on the session title to download the file. Additional sessions will be posted as they are received from presenters.
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Your Supporters Have Gone Mobile . . . You Should Too! (entry level experience)
Presenter: Dale Knoop, Founder and CEO, RAZ Mobile
Assessing your Development Program (all experience levels)
Presenters: Anne S. Robillard, CFRE, Consulting Associate, M. Gale & Associates, LLC; Anna Hammonds, CFRE, Manager of Associate Support and Business Development, M. Gale & Associates, LLC
The Role of Direct Mail in Philanthropy Marketing (all experience levels)
Presenter: Wayne Gurley, President & Creative Director, Allegiant Direct, Inc.
Trends in Philanthropy (all experience levels)
Presenter: Brent Christopher, President & CEO, Communities Foundation of Texas
Call to Order: Meeting Etiquette for Boards and Staff (mid level & advanced level experience)
Presenter: Karen K. Martin, MBA, CFRE, Chief Builder & Advisor, K. Martin & Associates
Estate Planning 101 (entry level experience)
Presenter: Joe Hancock, VP & General Counsel, Baptist Foundation of Texas and Concord Trust Company in Dallas
Social Media: Major Gift and Planned Giving Applications (advanced level experience)
Presenter: Carolyn M. Appleton, CFRE, President, Carolyn M. Appleton Inc.
Don't Count on Having a Board That Counts and Can Count (mid level experience)
Presenter: Larry Hostetler, CFRE, Chapter Services Director, Association of Fundraising Professionals
Growing Your Annual Fund without Increasing your Expenses (advanced level experience)
Presenter: Schuyler Lehman, Founder & CEO, Mission Advancement
How to Make your Website More Donor and Member Friendly (all experience levels)
Presenter: Michel Hudson, CFRE, Owner, 501(c)onsulting
Prospect Research: A Look Behind the Scenes (advanced level experience)
Presenter: Sarah Daly, Director of Development, Research and Prospect Management, Southern Methodist University