Community Leader Orientation Day

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Combined Arms

2929 McKinney Street

Houston, TX 77003

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We're excited to welcome a new group of Community Leaders to the Lone Star Veterans team! We'll spend the day sharing the tools and resources needed to better serve and engage the Houston veteran community.

Lunch will be provided, and please be sure to join us for the social afterward at 8th Wonder Brewery just down the road!

Day's Agenda

9:00AM-9:30AM Coffee & Networking

9:30AM-9: 45 AM Thank You and Welcome with Lauren Gore

Why we need Veteran Leaders in the Community

9:45AM-10: 00 AM Impact of Community Leaders with Carlis Miller

10:00AM-10: 30 AM LSVA & One Veteran Community with Kevin Doffing

History, Present, & Future

10:30AM-11: 00 AM Inspiring Community Talk with Grace Rodriguez

11:00AM-11:10AM Restroom & Technology Break

11:10AM-11: 45 AM Systems Training with Jose Sanchez

G-Suite, LastPass, & Leadership Website

11:45AM-12: 15 PM Inspiring Community Talk with Sharon Nitsche

12:15PM-1: 00 PM Lunch & Team Building by Affinity Groups

1:00PM-1: 30 PM Inspirational Talk on Leadership with Jack Barry

1:30PM-1: 50 PM Expectations from LSVA Staff with Kishma Joseph

Logistics, Marketing, Swag, Budget, & Database

1:50PM-2: 20 PM Veteran Resource Situational Awareness with Bryan Escobedo

Combined Arms Member Organizations & Echolink

2:20PM-2: 30 PM Restroom & Technology Break

2:30PM-3: 00 PM How To Coordinate Events with Connie Gray

Prepare and Execute

3:00PM-3: 50 PM Active Listening Workshop with Bryan Escobedo

Engaging Wallflowers, Disrupting Cliques, Making a Connection

3:50PM-4: 00 PM Restroom & Technology Break

4:00PM-4: 30 PM Inspiring Community Talk with Reda Hicks

4:30PM-4: 45 PM Left & Right Handrails with Jimmy Moreland

DO’s and DONT’s

4:45PM-5: 00 PM Questions & Closing Remarks with Kevin Doffing

5:30PM-8: 00 PM Community Leader Social @ 8th Wonder

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