Running for AHCA/NCAL Board? Webinars Scheduled Regarding Board Participation

Two upcoming education opportunities for American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) members in good standing interested in serving on either the AHCA Board of Governors or the NCAL Board of Directors now or in the future has been scheduled.  One is a webinar and the other is a panel discussion to be held during the AHCA/NCAL Congressional Briefing.

WEBINAR - So You Think You Might Want to Run for the AHCA or NCAL Board:  Everything You Want to Know but Are Afraid to Ask

Thursday, May 14, 2015
3:00 - 4:00 PM

The American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) members in good standing may submit an application for the 2015 - 2016 elections for the AHCA Board of Governors and the NCAL Board of Directors.  This webinar will explain the application, credentialing and campaign process.  It is perfect for those interested in running this year or in future years.

Registration Link:  http://webinars.ahcancal.org/session.php?id=15973

Presenters: Neil Pruitt, Jr., AHCA Immediate Past Chair, PruittHealth; Christy Sharp, AHCA/NCAL Staff and Mike Shepard, NCAL Immediate Past Chair, The Shepard Group

PANEL DISCUSSION - So You Think You Might Want to Run for the AHCA or NCAL Board:  Everything You Want to Know but Are Afraid to Ask

Monday, June 15, 2015 (in conjunction with the AHCA/NCAL Congressional Briefing)
2:30 – 3:30 pm
Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill - Yellowstone/Everglades Rooms
400 New Jersey Ave, NW
Washington, DC

While this panel will happen following the June 4 application deadline, it will be an opportunity for those considering submitting an application in the future for either the AHCA or NCAL Boards.  This session will explain the application, credentialing and campaign process.  The primary focus is a panel discussion with current and former Board members who will share their stories about why they decided to serve on the board, their journey there, and what lessons they learned along the way.  There will be time for questions and answers.  It is perfect for those interested in future service on either Board.

Facilitator:  Mike Shepard, NCAL Immediate Past Chair, The Shepard Group
Panelists:  Howie Groff, NCAL Past Chair, Tealwood Care Centers; Gerald Hamilton, NCAL At-Large Board Member, Bee Hive Homes of Albuquerque; Mary Ousley, AHCA Past Chair, PruittHealth; and Leonard Russ, AHCA Chair, Bayberry Care Center