Feb. 16-19

Clearwater Beach, Florida

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Gear Up for Leadership

The Senior Leadership Conference (SLC) is uniquely tailored to the networking and knowledge development needs of executives, directors, and managers at nonprofit human-serving organizations. With all of the gears turning, leaders can achieve excellence and impact within themselves and their teams, organizations, and communities.

Engaging Speakers & Informative Workshops

Hear from leaders in the Alliance network and greater social sector. All of the workshops have been selected for their relevance and approach to the leadership challenges facing the sector. A variety of formats will keep things interesting and offer a variety of ways to learn and build skills. Start planning your tune up.

Exceptional Networking

Because all gears must rotate in unison, this conference will feature many formal and informal networking opportunities. Ask questions, share solutions, and build your professional network of supportive peers from around the country.

Who Should Attend

  • Executives
  • Directors
  • Managers


Hear from engaging thought leaders on big-picture strategies for achieving impact.

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Build skills you need to lead effectively by selecting from nearly 20 workshops.

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Be ready to build connections to maximize SLC’s ample networking opportunities.

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Saturday, Feb. 16

4-6:15 p.m.   Registration/Info Desk
 5-6 p.m.  First Time Attendee Reception 
 6-7 p.m.  Welcome Reception 

Sunday, Feb. 17

7:45am-5 p.m.    Registration/Info Desk 
 7:45-8:30 a.m.
 8:30-10 a.m.  
Opening General Session
10-10:30 a.m.  Break 
 10:30 a.m. -12 p.m. 
 Session A Workshops 
 12:15-1:15 p.m.
 1:30-3 p.m. 
 Session B Workshops 
 3-3:30 p.m. 
 3:30-5 p.m.
 Session C Workshops
 5:30-6:30 p.m.
 Mix & Mingle Happy Hour 

Monday, Feb. 18

7:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.   Registration/Info Desk  
 7:45-8:30 a.m.
 8:30-10 a.m.
 Session D Workshops 
 10-10:30 a.m.
 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
 Session E Workshops 
 12 p.m.
 Lunch on Own
 1:30-4 p.m.
 Networking Activity 

Tuesday, Feb. 19

7:45 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
 Registration/Info Desk 
7:45-8:30 a.m.   Breakfast 
 8:30-10 a.m.
 Session F Workshops 
 10-10:30 a.m.
 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
 Session G Workshops 
 12:15-2:45 p.m. 
 Lunch and Closing General Session


Location & Lodging

Sheraton Sand Key Resort
1160 Gulf Blvd.
Clearwater Beach, FL 33767