Upcoming Speaking Engagements

January 11, 2018

Houston, TX

Management and Leadership Training Conference, Community Action Partnership

“Top 10 Risks Facing Community Action Agencies,” and “Developing Risk Management and Mitigation Strategies”

April 24, 2018

Land Trust Alliance

“Passing It On: How to Keep Organizational Knowledge from Walking Out the Door”

May 18, 2018

Austin, TX

Previous Speaking Engagements

November 9, 2017

Kansas City, MO

National Leadership Conference, Camp Fire

“Strengthen Board Effectiveness”

October 18, 2017


Minnesota School Boards Association & Kyllo Consulting

“Understanding Erin’s Law & Sexual Violence Prevention in Minnesota Public Schools”

September 17, 2017

Philadelphia, PA

2017 Risk Summit

The Next Art Movement: Forecasting Changes in Your Risk Landscape

September 13, 2017

Lafayette, IN

Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network

“Minimizing Risk and Preventing Fraud”

September 12, 2017

Greencastle, IN

Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network

“Financial Best Practices and Essential Policies”

August 29, 2017

Philadelphia, PA

2017 Annual Convention – Community Action Partnership

“Risk Management for Boards,” and “Implementing Risk Management Strategies”

July 21, 2017

Washington, DC

Inside NGO – 2017 Annual Conference

Risk Reporting to the Board & Other Leadership Teams

June 26, 2017

Louisville, KY

Goodwill Industries International – 2017 Delegates Assembly

Ethics and Conflicts of Interest

June 23, 2017

National Conference of Nonprofits

Member Benefit Spotlight: Nonprofit Risk Management Center

June 21, 2017

Nonprofit Issues

Insurance Basics for Nonprofits – Webinar

May 19, 2017

Austin, TX

May 18, 2017

ACC Highland Business Center, Austin, TX

ACC Center for Nonprofit Studies

People Are Strange: Managing Risks in Human Resources Series – “Hiring Hot Sauce: How to Spice Up Your Hiring Practices & Hire the Best,” “Now or Never: How to Stop Putting Employee Onboarding on the Backburner,” “The Gold Stars of Employee Performance Management,” and “Graceful Goodbyes: How to Terminate Employees with Class & Compassion”

May 16, 2017

Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue, WA

Risk Management Pre-Conference with NPIP at the 2017 Washington State Nonprofit Conference

“Effective Risk Communication,” “Risk Forecasting,” and “Managing Human Resource Risk: Taking the High Road”

March 22, 2017

Memphis, TN


“The Frankenstein Effect: Risky Transformations between Employees, Volunteers & Independent Contractors,” and “Top 10 Risks Facing Nonprofits”

March 21, 2017

Cincinnati, OH

Great American Insurance Group – 2017 National Sales Meeting

“Top Risks, Challenges and Opportunities Facing Nonprofits”

December 8, 2016

Augusta, ME

Maine Association of Non Profits, Camp Finance

“Somewhere Over the Rainbow: Nonprofit Boards and Risk Oversight” and “Risk Keeping You Awake? Get More Sleep with the Risk Bow Tie Technique”

November 14, 2016

Orlando, FL

International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions

“Risky Business: Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail”

October 13, 2016

Washington, DC

Operations Summit, National Human Services Assembly

“Top 10 Risks Facing Nonprofits”

October 6, 2016

New Paltz, NY

New York Council of Nonprofits, Camp Finance

“2016: A Risk Odyssey” and “Somewhere Over the Rainbow: Nonprofit Boards and Risk Oversight”

September 29, 2016

Ottumwa, IA

Ottumwa Regional Legacy Foundation

“Are You Ready for the Zombie Apocalypse? Top 10 Risks Facing Nonprofits”

September 18, 2016

Chicago, IL

2016 Risk Summit

“Looking for Clues: Using Root Cause Analysis to Avoid Making the Same Mistakes Again and Again,” and “I Doubt It: Hair Raising Risk Scenarios”

September 1, 2016

Austin, TX

Community Action Partnership, 2016 Annual Conference

“Risks Keeping You Awake? Get More Sleep with the Risk Bow Tie Technique,” and “Lego Love: Build the Board Your Mission Deserves”

August 25, 2016

Webinar for New Directors Workshop, Hillel International

“Risks Keeping You Awake? Priceless but Practical Risk Management Tips to Help You Sleep Soundly”

July 26, 2016

Kansas City, MO

Nonprofit Connect

“Top 10 Risks Facing Nonprofits,” and “Are You Ready for a Zombie Apocalypse? Crisis Management for Nonprofit Leaders”

July 18, 2016

New York, NY

Council on Accreditation

“Top 10 Risks Facing Nonprofits”

June 11, 2016

Omaha, NE

Goodwill Industries International, Inc., 2016 Delegate Assembly

“Good Governance: What’s Risk Got to Do With It?” and “Good Governance: Risk Management in Action”

May 18, 2016

San Antonio, TX

Texas Association of Community Action Agencies, TACAA Annual Conference

“Are You Ready for a Zombie Apocalypse? Crisis Management for Nonprofit Leaders” and “Top 10 Risks Facing Nonprofits”

April 15, 2016

Austin, TX

Austin Community College, Center for Nonprofit Studies

“Nonprofit Certificate Session”

March 30, 2016


Webinar for NRMC Affiliate Member Program

“Dueling It Out: Addressing Common Board Conflicts with Confidence”

February 11, 2016


Webinar for Michigan Community Action Partnership

“Top 10 Risks Facing CAP Agencies”