Betsy Cabrera, Conference Coordinator 
Pro Board Conference Coordinator


Registration and welcome reception -
Thursday, January 17, 2019
4:00 - 6:30 pm 

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 7:00 AM EST
Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 4:00 PM EST

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Call 800-228-9290 for reservations 

Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center 
7121 Bishop Road
Plano, TX 75024

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Join us for a welcome reception Thursday evening from 4:00 - 6:30 pm in the vendor and registration area.

Join us in the vendor area (lower conference area off the lobby of hotel) for cocktails and conversation.  Reconnet with colleagues from afar and make some new connections.  We hope to see you there.

Thursday, January 17, 2019
4:00 - 6:30 pm
Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center - lower conference area

Pro Board 2019 Education Conference
January 18-19, 2019
Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center
Dallas, Texas 

3 Easy Steps to Register:

1:   Register for the conference (click button below):

         Register for Conference

2:  Book your hotel room:  The Conference rate is $159/night plus tax.  This rate is available for 3 days before and after the main conference nights, should you decide to extend your trip.  You can book your hotel either online or by phone:

Click to book online:  ONLINE RESERVATIONS

or call:  1-800-228-9290 and mention "Pro Board Annual Accreditation" to be put in the group block with the group rate.

3. Make your airfare reservation:
If you are the designated representative from your organization attending, call Lauren Connolly at Direct Travel to book your flight.  
Lauren can be reached at 617-984-7313.

About the Hotel and the Area:
Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center 

At the center of the thriving Plano, Texas area, Dallas/Plano Marriott at Legacy Town Center welcomes you with 4-star accommodations and contemporary amenities. The spacious hotel rooms and suites feature premium bedding, Wi-Fi and 55-inch high definition TVs. The hotel lobby is home to a great bar and full service restaurant as well as a newly opened Starbucks.  Explore a diversity of nearby shops, restaurants and nightlife , at the Shops at Legacy Center just steps from the hotel entrance.

CLICK HERE for full agenda  

For travellers from North America and Hawaii, the Pro Board covers the cost of on
e representative from each accredited entity as well as COA members and the Pro Board Board of Directors.  Please make your reservations through the NFPA travel agency below to have the Pro Board billed for the fare.  If you are making reservations for other attendees not covered by the Pro Board, you may do so at the same time and you will be charged for those fares directly. 

The Pro Board will provide a $500 stipend for attendees travelling internationally.  If you are travelling from outside North America or Hawaii, please make your own travel arrangements and email your receipt to Betsy Cabrera, the Conference Coordinator, at, for reimbursement of up to $500.

Direct Travel
Lauren Connelly


If you will be driving to the Conference, the Pro Board will reimburse you for up to 400 miles of travel (roundtrip).  You will need to submit a mileage log to the Pro Board after the conference in order to be reimbursed.