2017 Nonprofit Conference Agenda

“Below is our last year's agenda where we focused on Investing in the Success of our Nonprofits”




Conference Registration, Breakfast & Exhibits

Session Attendees 8:15am - 9:00am
Welcome from the PFC Coalition Sandra Pruitt
Executive Director
9:00am - 9:15am

Investing in Board Leadership Derry Deringer, CFRE
Deringer Consulting, LLC
9:25am - 10:30am
Strategic Planning for Success Dr. Gillian Berry
Clinical Social Work Services
9:25am - 10:30am
Debyii L. Sababu-Thomas, PhD.
Executive Director
Gods Winning Women
Nonprofit R&R (Retooling Leadership and Running your Nonprofit like a Business) Andre Smith
Emerge Business Coaching
10:45am - 11:55am
Darius Stanton
The Stanton Group
Tapping into Community Resources Kirsten Craft
Program Manager
Center for Social Value Creation Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland
10:45am - 11:55am
Levina Kim
Director, Member Services
United Way of the National Capital Area
Alverta Lopez
CEO, APL Solutions
SCORE Mentor
Lunch - Understanding the CRA (Community Reinvestment Act) Kevin Davenport
Organizing and Advocacy Manager, National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC)
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Get your Nonprofit on Track - Insights and Grant Tips LaVonn Reedy Thomas
Community Affairs Manager
Office of the County Executive
Community Partnership Grant
1:15pm - 2:15pm
Emily Stransky
Program Associate
Chesapeake Bay Trust (CBT)
Shavonn Richardson, MBA Certified Grant Writer(R)
Think and Ink Grant Consulting
Engaging with Local Media to promote your Nonprofit Curtis Crutchfield
News Director, Prince George’s Community Television (CTV)
1:15pm - 2:15pm
Denise Hill
Community Outreach
Radio One
Partnering for Success - Finding the Right Partners Barbara Kearney
Maryland Dept. of Housing and Community Development (DHCD)
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Gregory L. Sanders
Problem Solving Courts Division
Re-Entry Court Coordinator Prince George’s County
Brandy Espinola, MPP, MS
Program Manager
Environmental Finance Center
University of Maryland
Connecting Nonprofits to the Health Community - partnerships, grants and outreach Nicole Greene
Corporate Director, Marketing and Communications
Nexus Health, Inc.
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Kimberly Hiner, MPH
Program Administrator
Minority Health and Health Disparities
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Investing in Evaluation, Data Collection and Tracking Ladel Lewis
Senior Research Strategist
Meaningful Evidence Bernadette Wright
Director of Research and Evaluation
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Nonprofit Network Event

Session Attendees

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Closing and Raffle Giveaways


4:00pm - 4:15pm