2018 MAVA Mini-Conference:
  Charting a Course for Success



General Information
Join Metrolina Association for Volunteer Administrators (MAVA) for its annual Mini-Conference, which will take place on Friday, September 21, 2018 in Charlotte, NC. This will be a day of professional networking, dynamic speakers, and personal development. The conference will offer an exciting program that highlights many facets of volunteer management – from informative workshops to a lively panel discussion with community leaders.


8:30a.m.         Registration & Networking

                                   1. Difficult Conversations
                            Margaret Harris, Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region

   2. Personal Branding
       Meg Gibson, Ed.D., City of Charlotte Human Resources

   3. Continuing Your Education
       Harriett Edwards, Ed.D., NC State University

12:00p.m.     Lunch
12:45p.m.     Announcements & Raffle Drawing
1:00p.m.       Leadership Panel Discussion

    Dr. Kandi Deitemeyer, President

    Central Piedmont Community College


    Susan Garvey, Community Volunteer

    Junior League of Charlotte

    Renee McCoy, Executive Director of Communication

   Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools


   Jennifer Phillips, Executive Director

   American Heart Association

2:00p.m.      Tour of Goodwill Campus (Optional)

* Times and sessions are subject to change.


Who Should Attend?
● Volunteer Program Administrators
● Development Officers  
● Non-Profit Executives
● Anyone interested in volunteer management

Registration Fee
● MAVA Members = $50 
● Non-MAVA Members = $75

● Please note that registration will end on Friday, September 14th at midnight.
● Registration includes coffee, light morning snacks, and a boxed lunch.
   *Attendees with special dietary needs that we are unable to accommodate have
   the option to patron Goodwill’s Community Table Bistro (made to order dishes) or to
   go offsite for lunch.

● To request an invoice, contact Diana May at 704-840-0069

● Free parking is available onsite.
● Outside food and beverage is not permitted.

Planning Committee
Anita Gloudenis Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region
Tanise Love Donate Life North Carolina
Diana May, Chair Charlotte Douglas International Airport
Melanie Wilson Girl Scouts, Hornet’s Nest Council