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SGR Common Ground Conference

JunJune 23 2021

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    This event is hosted by our friends at SGR.

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    Wednesday, June 23  (all times CST)

    6:00 pm - 6:05 pm
    Jennifer Fadden, President, Executive Recruitment, SGR
    Welcome
    6:05 pm - 6:30 pm
    The Honorable Susana Martinez, Former Governor of New Mexico 
    Session: How to Agree to Disagree: Building a Productive Relationship With Your Colleagues
    6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Mabrie Jackson, Director of Public Affairs, HEB Grocery/Central Market, Former City Council Member Plano, Texas
    Session: Lessons in Servant Leadership from HEB Grocery
    7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Austin Holifield, Leadership Development Facilitator at SGR, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
    Session: Taking Responsibility During Conflict
    7:30 pm - 8:15 pm
    Matt Lewis, Author, Journalist, Senior Columnist at The Daily Beast Bill Scher, Author, Contributing Editor to POLITICO Magazine Session: How You Can Disagree About Almost Everything & Still Be Friends
    8:15 pm - 9:00 pmDavid Margulies, President & CEO, The Margulies Communications Group, Speaker, Author Session: Crisis Management & Survival in the Social Media Age
    9:00 pmWendle Medford, Senior Managing Director, Interim Services & Consulting, SGR Mike Mowery, President, Leadership Development & Training, SGR Q&A - Adjourn

    Thursday, June 24  (all times CST)

    6:00 pm - 6:05 pm
    Jennifer Fadden, President, Executive Recruitment, SGR
    Welcome
    6:05 pm - 6:30 pmStacey Wall Schweikhart, Author, Director of Strategy & Engagement, Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission Session: Telling the Story - How Servant Leaders Can Give Voice to the Needs of Communities
    6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Jon Ruiz, Former City Manager - Eugene, Oregon, Retired Colonel, U.S. Army Session: Being a Peacemaker
    7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    The Honorable Ginger Nelson, Mayor - Amarillo, Texas Session: A Strategy for Handling Criticism
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Sean Palmer, Author, Teaching Pastor at Ecclesia Houston, Racial Justice Business Consultant Ron Holifield, CEO at SGR Session: Better Talk About Race
    8:30 pm - 9:00 pmRon Holifield, CEO at SGR Final Thoughts
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SGR conference

This event is hosted by our friends at SGR.

RSVP for the conference


Wednesday, June 23  (all times CST)

6:00 pm – 6:05 pm
Jennifer Fadden, President, Executive Recruitment, SGR
Welcome
6:05 pm – 6:30 pm
The Honorable Susana Martinez, Former Governor of New Mexico 
Session: How to Agree to Disagree: Building a Productive Relationship With Your Colleagues
6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Mabrie Jackson, Director of Public Affairs, HEB Grocery/Central Market, Former City Council Member Plano, Texas
Session: Lessons in Servant Leadership from HEB Grocery
7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Austin Holifield, Leadership Development Facilitator at SGR, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Session: Taking Responsibility During Conflict
7:30 pm – 8:15 pm
Matt Lewis, Author, Journalist, Senior Columnist at The Daily Beast
Bill Scher, Author, Contributing Editor to POLITICO Magazine
Session: How You Can Disagree About Almost Everything & Still Be Friends
8:15 pm – 9:00 pmDavid Margulies, President & CEO, The Margulies Communications Group, Speaker, Author
Session: Crisis Management & Survival in the Social Media Age
9:00 pmWendle Medford, Senior Managing Director, Interim Services & Consulting, SGR
Mike Mowery, President, Leadership Development & Training, SGR
Q&A – Adjourn

Thursday, June 24  (all times CST)

6:00 pm – 6:05 pm
Jennifer Fadden, President, Executive Recruitment, SGR
Welcome
6:05 pm – 6:30 pmStacey Wall Schweikhart, Author, Director of Strategy & Engagement, Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission
Session: Telling the Story – How Servant Leaders Can Give Voice to the Needs of Communities
6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Jon Ruiz, Former City Manager – Eugene, Oregon, Retired Colonel, U.S. Army
Session: Being a Peacemaker
7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The Honorable Ginger Nelson, Mayor – Amarillo, Texas
Session: A Strategy for Handling Criticism
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sean Palmer, Author, Teaching Pastor at Ecclesia Houston, Racial Justice Business Consultant
Ron Holifield, CEO at SGR
Session: Better Talk About Race
8:30 pm – 9:00 pmRon Holifield, CEO at SGR
Final Thoughts
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