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Destination High Performance Higher Education 2022

DESTINATION HIGH PERFORMANCE

HIGHER EDUCATION

May 17-18, 2022 | Pensacola Beach, FL
Tickets: $175

Higher Education Leadership Conference

Join higher education leaders from around the country to share success in implementing continuous improvement practices, transforming culture, meeting enrollment and bringing hope to the future of higher education.


CONFERENCE VENUE AND HOTEL

Hilton Pensacola Beach
12 Via De Luna Drive, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561

 

Hotel Reservation Instructions

Reserve your hotel room by April 29, 2022, at the Hilton Pensacola Beach.

  1. Make online reservations at hiltonpensacolabeach.com.
  2. Enter check-in and check-out dates on the screen and click the Go button.*
  3. Choose Room Type Preferences.
  4. Under Special Accounts, enter the Group/Convention code: DHP. Click Continue.
  5. Enter your credit card information to complete your reservation.

Dates for the hotel block: arrival on May 16, 2022, and departure on May 19, 2022. If you try to book dates outside of this range, you will most likely get a message that there are insufficient rooms available. In that case, make your reservation directly with the hotel by calling 1-866-916-2999—and ask for "reservations."

Agenda

MAY 17

TUESDAY

*All sessions are in Central time.
8-10 A.M.
REGISTRATION AND BADGE PICK-UP
10-10:30 A.M.
INTRODUCTIONS, WELCOME AND PURPOSE

Setting the Stage
Dr. Janet Pilcher
 | Managing Director
Studer Education

 

10:30-11:30 A.M.
OPENING KEYNOTE

Making Difficult Decisions to Build a Vibrant Future in Universities
Dr. Natalie Harder
 | President
Coker University, South Carolina

 

Dr. Brendan Kelly | President
University of West Georgia

11:30 A.M.-12:15 P.M.
LUNCH BREAK
12:15-1 P.M.
EXECUTIVE'S PANEL

The State of the Future of Higher Education in Universities

Dr. Natalie Harder | President
Coker University, South Carolina

 

Dr. Brendan Kelly | President
University of West Georgia

 

Dr. Kyle Marrero | President
Georgia Southern University

 

Dr. Lorene Flanders | Dean
University of South Alabama Libraries

1-1:30 P.M.
12 MINUTES THAT COUNT: NINE PRINCIPLES® FOUNDATIONAL WORK

Service Excellence

Ron Stalnaker | Interim Vice President for Business and Finance
Georgia Southern University

 

Dr. Scot Lingrell | Vice President, Division of Enrollment Management
Georgia Southern University

 

Student Experience Big Six

Dr. Jon Preston | Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
University of West Georgia

 

Dr. André Fortune | Vice President for Student Affairs
University of West Georgia

1:30-1:45 P.M.
NETWORKING BREAK
1:45-2:35 P.M.
AFTERNOON KEYNOTE

The Future of Community and Technical Colleges

Dr. Vincent June | Chancellor
South Louisiana Community College
 

Dr. Richard Barnhouse | President
Waukesha County Technical College, Wisconsin

2:35-3:15 P.M.
PRESIDENT'S PANEL

The State of the Future of Higher Education in Community Colleges

Dr. Rick Bateman | Chancellor
Bossier Parish Community College, Louisiana
 

Dr. Howard Spearman | President
Rock Valley College, Illinois

 

Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea | President
Mott Community College, Michigan

3:15-3:30 P.M.
NETWORKING BREAK
3:30-4 P.M.
12 MINUTES THAT COUNT

Building Back Communities After Natural Disasters

Dr. Tina Tinney | Chancellor
Nunez Community College, Louisiana

 

Dr. Kristine Strickland | Chancellor
Fletcher Community College, Louisiana

4-4:30 P.M.
CLOSING KEYNOTE

Call to Action for Engaging Our People

Dr. Kyle Marrero | President
Georgia Southern University

4:30-5 P.M.
SUMMARY AND REFLECTION

Dr. Janet Pilcher | Managing Director
Studer Education

5:30-7:30 P.M.
NETWORKING RECEPTION

Hilton Pensacola Beach

Cocktails, heavy hors d'oeuvres, music, and fun!

 

MAY 18

WEDNESDAY

*All sessions are in Central time.

7-8 A.M.
NETWORKING BREAKFAST
8-8:15 A.M.
WELCOME BACK

Introduction of the Day
Dr. Janet Pilcher
 | Managing Director
Studer Education

 

Dedication to Dr. René Cintrón
Dr. Rick Bateman
 | Chancellor
Bossier Parish Community College, Louisiana

8:15-9:45 A.M.
THE STATE OF THE FUTURE FOR SYSTEMS OF HIGHER EDUCATION

Keynote
Dr. Nancy Zimpher
 | Chancellor Emeritus, Senior Fellow
State University System of New York, National Association of System Heads

 

Higher Education Systems Panel
Kathy Hebda | Chancellor
Florida Department of Education Division of Florida Colleges

 

Dr. Jim Purcell | Executive Director
Alabama Commission on Higher Education

 

Dr. Stuart Rayfield | Interim Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
University System of Georgia

 

Dr. Monty Sullivan | President
Louisiana Community and Technical College System

 

Dr. Nancy Zimpher | Chancellor Emeritus, Senior Fellow
State University System of New York, National Association of System Heads

 

9:45-10 A.M.
NETWORKING BREAK
10-10:30 A.M.
12 MINUTES THAT COUNT

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Building Engaged Workplace Environments


WCTC Experience
Sherry Simmons | Chief Diversity and Compliance Officer
Waukesha County Technical College, Wisconsin

 

Mary Poehls | Organizational Transformation and Quality Leader
Waukesha County Technical College, Wisconsin

 

Mott Experience

Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea | President
Mott Community College, Michigan

10:30-11:40 A.M.
THE FUTURE OF HIGHER EDUCATION

Group Reflection Work

Dr. Janet Pilcher | Managing Director
Studer Education

11:40 A.M.-NOON
CLOSING AND EVALUATION

Call to Action to Advance the Future of Higher Education

Dr. Janet Pilcher | Managing Director
Studer Education

NOON-12:30 P.M.
NETWORKING LUNCH

 

FEATURED SPEAKERS