Power to Become Conference
The Power to Become Conference is a new event coming to BYU-Idaho for students, alumni and community members. The conference will feature successful and exciting speakers who will be discussing how to discover your passion, how to share your story on social media and how to network with professionals. You can see more about the event and read about the speakers at: www.byui.edu/p2b
Discover your passion, tell your story on social media, and network with professionals at the Power to Become professional development conference. In this two-day event, aspiring practitioners from all fields of study will learn the skills to meet the people that will help them become leaders in their chosen industry.
CIO of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Blaine Maxfield is the CIO of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and has worked for SunGard—a fortune 500 company. Blaine attended Ricks College, graduated from Stanford University with a degree in Organizational Behavior and finalized his education with a Master’s degree in Business Strategy at Stanford.
Head of Strategy and Consulting Services at Sealed Air.
Christopher Galbraith is a Supply Chain and Business Executive at Sealed Air and has worked as a Trader for Credit Suisse in New York and London. Christopher graduated from Brigham Young University Idaho and was one of the first alumni to attend the Harvard Business School.
CEO of The Og Mandino Group and managing partner of Intentional Creation, LLC.
Dave Blanchard is the CEO of The Og Mandino Group and managing partner of Intentional Creation, LLC. Before becoming a Gold Telly Award and Crystal Communicator Award winner, Blanchard got his start at Ricks College where he played free safety for the Intermountain College Athletic Conference championship team in 1971.
CEO and Co-Founder of Sparkplug.
Amy Antonelli is CEO and Co-Founder of Sparkplug; a company that helps startup companies with crowd-funding resource. After studying history at BYU-Idaho, Amy went on to help found Power School, work for Steve Jobs at Apple, help start the non-profit Rising Star Outreach in India, and complete her MPA from Harvard.
Director of Digital Media at Bonneville Communications
John Dye is the Director of Digital Media at Bonneville Communications where he leads the I’m a Mormon campaign. John also worked as the President of Fluid, a graphic design studio in Salt Lake City. John is an alumni of both Brigham Young University Idaho and Brigham Young University.
Global Practice Leader of Execution at Franklin Covey
Chris McChesney is the Global Practice Leader of Execution at Franklin Covey and Wall Street Journal #1 National Best Selling Author of The 4 Disciplines of Execution. Chris attended Ricks College and graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication.
BYU-Idaho Alumni and Academic Discovery Center Offices
The BYUI Alumni Office and Academic Discovery Center are teaming up to bring you the Power to Become (P2B) Conference.
Friday, Oct. 10th 5pm - 11pm
Saturday, Oct. 11th 9am - 2pm