Debbie Quintieri

Continuing Education for MCMCFC Workshops:

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91).

This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 6 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval #20220427-6-A74690-DL.

9:00 - 10:00 AM  Legislative Update

Deena Bosworth, Director of Governmental Affairs, MAC

10:15 - 11:45 AM  Improved Communication is Key to Staff Engagement

Steve Palmreuter
Owner, Boost Value Consulting


10:45 - 11:45 AM  The County Apportionment Process in Michigan

John AmrheinMSU Extension
Eric Walcott, MSU Extension



10:45 - 11:45 AM  County Veterans Service Grant Fund

Robert Price
Director Strategic Outreach, MI Veterans Affairs Agency

12:15 - 1:45 PM   Stories of Why: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Antiracism

Zoe Lyons, County Director, Jackson MDHHS
Jemar Sutton, Race Equity Analyst, MDHHS 

12:45 - 1:45 PM  Leading In Times Of Great Change

Tim Rahschulte
CEO, Professional Development Academy

12:45 - 1:45 PM  Michigan’s Failing Septic Policy

Jon Beard
Director, Public Sector Consultants

12:45 - 1:45 PM  Leveraging Federal Relief Grants

Sean Carlson
Deputy County Executive, Oakland County

9:00 - 10:00 AM  Legislative Roundtable

House Speaker Jason Wentworth (R-Clare)
Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Jackson)

House Minority Floor Leader Yousef Rabhi (D-Washtenaw)

10:15 - 11:45 AM  Workplace Diversity and Sensitivity Training

Steve Girard
Clark Hill


10:45 - 11:45 AM  Legislative 101

Deena Bosworth, Director of Governmental Affairs, MAC
Meghann Keit-Corrion, Governmental Affairs Associate, MAC

10:45 - 11:45 AM  Labor Negotiations in the Current Environment

Matt Nordfjord
Attorney, Cohl, Stoker & Toskey, P.C.

10:45 - 11:45 AM  Dispelling the Myths of DEI in County Work

Robyn Afrik, Director of DEI, Ottawa County Office of Diversity
Roger Bergman, Ottawa County Commissioner

Qualifies for credit in County Commissioner Academy


11:45 - 12:15 PM  Implementing the American Rescue Plan to Rebuild Local Economies

Judge Gary MoorePresident, NACo
Matthew Chase, CEO/Executive Director, NACo

12:50 - 1:00 PM  NACo-MAC Flag Retirement Program

John Losh
Associate Membership Director, NACo

1:00 - 1:45 PM  CCA 'Graduation'


Hosted By: Steve Currie

2:00 - 3:30 PM  State Licensure and Federal Certification Regulatory Update

Larry Horvath
Bureau Director, State of MI - Bureau of Community and Health Systems, LARA

2:30 - 3:30 PM  The Cause of Death Is What Now?

Lisa M. Kaspriak
Small Business Owner / Administrator, Mid Michigan Medical Examiner Group

2:30 - 3:30 PM  Personal Property Taxes and Replacement Options

Tim Dempsey
VP, Public Sector Consultants 


2:30 - 3:30 PM  Juvenile Justice

Elizabeth Clement
Justice, Michigan Supreme Court