Administrator's Section Networking Breakfast & General Meeting
Thursday, March 15, 2018   • 7:00 to 9:30 am  •  Hyatt Regency, Long Beach


Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM PDT
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Hyatt Regency, Long Beach
200 S Pine Ave.
Beacon B Room
Long Beach, CA 90802

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 Manuel M. H. Gonzalez
CPRS Admin Section President

Kim Castro
CPRS Admin Section President-Elect

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About the CPRS Administrator's Section Breakfast

The California Park & Recreation Society - Administrator's Section supports Park and Recreation Managers and Directors throughout the State of California. The annual breakfast offers learning segments, networking opportunities and creates great synergy  for adminstrator's in the profession.  To register please see link below.


7:00 am - Check-In, Networking & Breakfast Service

7:30 am - Welcome, Manuel Gonzalez

7:45 am - Breakfast Keynote Speaker - Gabrielle Lee, NASA-JPL


2019 will be the 50th anniversary of the moon landing and who better to get us ready then NASA.  Introducing Gabrielle Lee who manages contracts for Earth science missions and commercial programs at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). In addition to contracts, her work at JPL focuses on knowledge-transfer and process-improvement efforts. She is an advocate for workplace culture change via interdepartmental, inclusive collaboration.   She will be discussing the innovations by NASA and the continual approach to being creative in public service.

8:20 am - Speaker - Dr. Ana M. Alvarez, PhD., East Bay Regional Park District


Dr. Ana M. Alvarez serves as the Deputy General Manager for the East Bay Regional Park District, which is one of the largest local park agency in the country that serves a populace of approximately 2.5 million in Alameda and Contra Costa counties on the eastern side of the San Francisco Bay region.  She will be speaking on sustainability with the importance of innovation in the public sphere as well as the latest with SB 5 Park Bond.

8:50 am - Installation of Board

9:00 am - Shooting for the Stars, Kim Castro

9:10 am - Opportunity Drawing, Doug Grove

Registration Fees:

CPRS Members:  $38
Non-CPRS Members: $43

Register Here!

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