2019 National Conference Presentations

A Holistic Approach to Quality Graduates

Kristen Kledzik, James Capps, Laura Fehr
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

A Statistical Look at The Excel Center Exploring Excel Center Data and Research

Dan Scott
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Advocating for Excel Centers at the State Legislature

Phil Sicuso, Ali Miranda
Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP

Budgets, Buildings and Bringing in Technology

Kurt Reusze, Lynn Greggs, Jon Eller
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Building School Culture Through Continuous Feedback and Buy In

Cheslea Kirk, Ruth Chambers-Turner
Goodwill of Greater Washington

Childcare 101

Michelle Cissell, Cindy Gould, Jackie Harrison
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Demand Driven Workforce Planning

Kris Deckard
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Rebecca Eberhart
Major Health Partners

The EAST Initiative

Tomiko Davis, Becky Lockett
Goodwill Industries of Arkansas

Establishing a New School - Director's Perspective

Sylvia Lane, Brandon Marks, Lakia Osborne
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

It's More Than A Diploma

Emily Fristch, Jeri Zawadzki
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Leveraging The Excel Center and Community Partnerships

Khalilah Palmer, Susan Sheets
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Ami Carter
Advantage Shelby County Scholarship Coordinator

Tony Collier
WorkOne Central Indiana

Tom Debaun
Mayor of The City of Shelbyville

Rebecca Eberhart
Major Health Partners

Retain and Regain: A Dive Into Student Retention

Candis Dawson-Taylor, Shalanda Hughes, Chuck Molinski, Michelle Wicks, Cynthia Williams
Memphis Goodwill Inc.

Serving and Supporting Students Beyond Graduation: Goodwill Guides

Jessamon Jones, Kelsey Stolz
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Small School, Big Results

Khalilah Palmer, Susan Sheets, Carley Buchanan
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Tracking Intake to Drive Recruitment

Joe Cole
MERS Missouri Goodwill – The Excel Center Springfield

Transition through Transactional and Transformational Leadership

CJ Miller, Jason Moore
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Turning Mountains into Mole Hills

Justin Zobrosky
Goodwill LEADS, Inc. of Goodwill Michiana

Planning and Preparing for A Successful College and Career Readiness Program

Corey Emery, DeAnn Day
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Empowering the Marginalized

Joe White
The Mind Trust

Resilience Informed Leadership Practices for Adults

Danielle White, Tabitha Manross
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Funding Excel Centers with TANF/SNAP monies

Dave Kutchback, Mark Arens
MERS Missouri Goodwill

School Level Data Reviews for Data Driven Decisions

Nigel Bryant, Amy Baker, Trenae Thomas
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Action Circle Data Reviews: Current Practices and Changes Over Time

Corey Emery, Corenn Lorenzini
Goodwill of Central & Southern Indiana

Sister Cities

Miriam Henry, Tyler Stewart, Brandon Marks
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Leadership Development - Professional Development Review

Jeff Hoover
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Grant Funding and The Excel Center

Sarah Thomas
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

School Safety - Unique to The Excel Centers

Dan Stevens
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Goodwill and The Excel Center Brand

Jennifer Rendant
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Putting Policy Changes into Practice

Anne Davis
Goodwill of Central and Southern Indiana

Supporting Students Through Transition Services

Laura Cope, Nicole Weise, Kelly Tran