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Leadership Conference
September 24-25, 2017 @ Breezy Point Resort

Click here for the Leadership 2017 Conference Evaluation.
Complete the evaluation, and we will send your CEUs within 5 days.

MESPA's annual leadership conference is the best way for MESPA leaders to kick off a new year! This conference brings together committee members, division presidents & president elects, as well as MESPA state officers and staff. Together, this group will plan ahead on the best ways to support MESPA members throughout the year. The Leadership conference is a great opportunity to strategize, network, and have some fun!

The 2017 Leadership Conference will be held on September 24-25 at Breezy Point in Pequot Lakes, MN. Registration is now open!

Click here to RSVP to Leadership!


Leadership 2017 resources

Conference Materials
CLICK HERE to view the Conference Materials Page, where you'll find Committee and Division Planning Docs, general session information, and more!

Conference Schedule
Our schedule is filled with learning opportunities and FUN!
CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL SCHEDULE.

Conference Map
- Click here for a map of the conference center
- Click here for an interactive Breezy Point map. Conference takes place in the Registration and Convention Center.

Sunday activities! All are welcome!
Come relax and network with your peers! Bring your spouse!

Golf - Tee times begin at 7:30am @ Breezy's Traditional Course, $17.50 for 9 holes. Led by Tim Bell - contact Tim (tbell at priorlake-savage.k12.mn.us) to sign up! 

Mindful Meditation & Yoga - 8:30am @ Minnesota Room. Led by Candy Bell. ALL levels of practice, flexibility, and fitness are welcome. Please bring a yoga mat or a towel if you have one.

Morning walk - 9:30am, meet @ Front Lobby. Led by Mark French.

Featuring Muhammad Khalifa!

This year's conference will have a strong focus on cultural responsiveness and equality -- strong needs identified by our membership in a recent MESPA survey. We are excited to have Dr. Muhammad Khalifa, professor at the U of MN, with us on Sunday to delve deeper into culturally responsive school leadership to better help you lead your schools and your MESPA divisions.

NEW LOCATION!     Book your room at Breezy Point by Sep 9!

We're excited to be at the newly renovated Breezy Point Resort for Leadership 2017! If you haven't reserved your room yet, please call Breezy Point directly 1.800.432.3777 to reserve your soon ASAP. 

MESPA is able to reimburse you for 1/2 of one night at Breezy: September 24 plus your mileage. Click here to get your reimbursement voucher!


Nice to Know...

Calling All Division Presidents!

Please remember to prepare your division Google doc prior to the Leadership Conference and update the doc with changes after the conference. You can view a non-editable version of your Google doc on your division page (link through here). If you need to request editing access, please email mespa@mespa.net

Review Leader Responsibilities

Can't remember what you're supposed to do as a division president? Or a committee member? Visit our leader responsibilities page to remind yourself before the Leadership Conference.

Who's Coming to Leadership?

The Executive Committee, the Board of Directors, all MESPA Commitee Members, and MESPA Staff will be at this year's Leadership Conference! Visit the Member Directory to see who is serving these roles for 17-18!

Amazing Prize Drawings!

Did you know, that by simply attending MESPA's Leadership Conference, you have a chance to win one of the following prizes!

  • 1 FREE Legal Issues Seminar Registration (Value $150)
  • 1 FREE 21st Century School Office Registration (Value $150)
  • 1 FREE MESPA Institute Registration (Value $375)
  • The Traveling Einstein!
MESPA is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization

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