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Please note: session topic and times are subject to change.
All times are displayed in Eastern Standard Time.

Wednesday, November 11

12:30 – 1:00 pm
Opening Remarks

1:00 – 1:45 pm
Keynote Address
Cooperative Moment: How Cooperatives Can Meet Today’s Challenges

Doug O’Brien, President and CEO of the National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International will discuss the various types of cooperatives that exist and the significance of NAHC’s federal issues such as the Paycheck Protection Program, disaster relief (H.R. 5337) and reverse mortgages for housing cooperatives.

1:45 – 2:00 pm
Break

2:00 – 3:00 pm
Covid-19 Prevention and Preparation
A panel discussion on the measures different communities have taken in response to Covid-19 and best practices for your cooperative.
Panelists: Blaine Honeycutt, April Knoch, Ralph Marcus
Moderator: Fred Gibbs

3:00 – 3:15 pm
Break

3:15 – 4:15 pm
Conflict Resolution
Many situations occur which may cause conflict, epecially during a pandemic. We have designed this class to help, define conflict, describe conflict and discuss solutions ot resolve conflict.
Presenters: Karen Harvey, Kim Marcus

4:15 – 5:00 pm
NAHC Bingo – Sponsored by Centennial Mortgage
Connect with your peers for a good old fashion round of Bingo!

Thursday, November 12

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Financing for the Future
The reasons cooperatives should seek new financing, programs available, pros and cons of different financing programs and why now is the time to move.
Presenters: Hugh Jeffers, Greg Daniszewski

1:30 – 1:45 pm
Break

1:45 – 2:45 pm
How to Manage Your Property Manager

The Board and Management must work together even more cohesively now during these unique times. We will discuss expectations of the Board and Management, effective communication and steps to obtaining the proper guidance to handle common issues we are all facing: 

  • How and when is it time to re-open our community rooms and site offices?
  • How do we manage those who refuse to comply with Covid safety measures?
  • What can we do to be prepared for evictions when courts re-open?
  • Can we refuse to allow a member to return home from a hotspot?
  • Will we ever have our annual meeting?  
  • And More!

Presenter: Kimalee Williams

2:45 – 3:00 pm
Break

3:00 – 4:00 pm
Disaster Preparedness: Is Your Coop Ready?
This session discusses emergency preparedness tips. This class will focus on recent events and discuss how to prepare for a pandemic event such as Covid-19.
Presenters: Denise Hill, Diane Miller

4:00 – 4:45 pm
NAHC Talent Show – Sponsored by ECHO
Share your talents with a cooperative community! Submit your video entry by October 30, 2020.

Friday, November 13

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Legal Landmines
This course is designed for Cooperative Boards and their Managers. The topics covered will be those cutting edge legal developments affecting housing cooperatives. The class includes a comprehensive and interactive discussion about various legal issues, and scenarios and case studies are woven into the material to illustrate the practical applications of these legal requirements, as well as show the ramifications when cooperatives are not in compliance. Failure to know and understand the topics that will be covered is tantamount to walking through a landmine field without a map.
Presenters: Creighton Gallup, April Knoch, Randall Pentiuk

1:30 – 1:45 pm
Break

1:45 – 2:45 pm
Governance
New board member panel discussion.
Panelists: Linda Brockway, Greg Carlson, Fred Gibbs, Annie Hill

2:45 – 3:45 pm
NAHC Trivia Sponsored by NCB
Test your general knowledge with help from your cooperative peers!

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Schedule


Click on a presenter’s name to learn more about them.

Please note: session topic and times are subject to change.
All times are displayed in Eastern Standard Time.

Wednesday, November 11

12:30 – 1:00 pm
Opening Remarks

1:00 – 1:45 pm
Keynote Address
Cooperative Moment: How Cooperatives Can Meet Today’s Challenges

Doug O’Brien, President and CEO of the National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International will discuss the various types of cooperatives that exist and the significance of NAHC’s federal issues such as the Paycheck Protection Program, disaster relief (H.R. 5337) and reverse mortgages for housing cooperatives.

1:45 – 2:00 pm
Break

2:00 – 3:00 pm
Covid-19 Prevention and Preparation
A panel discussion on the measures different communities have taken in response to Covid-19 and best practices for your cooperative.
Panelists: Blaine Honeycutt, April Knoch, Ralph Marcus
Moderator: Fred Gibbs

3:00 – 3:15 pm
Break

3:15 – 4:15 pm
Conflict Resolution
Many situations occur which may cause conflict, epecially during a pandemic. We have designed this class to help, define conflict, describe conflict and discuss solutions ot resolve conflict.
Presenters: Karen Harvey, Kim Marcus

4:15 – 5:00 pm
NAHC Bingo – Sponsored by Centennial Mortgage
Connect with your peers for a good old fashion round of Bingo!

Thursday, November 12

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Financing for the Future
The reasons cooperatives should seek new financing, programs available, pros and cons of different financing programs and why now is the time to move.
Presenters: Hugh Jeffers, Greg Daniszewski

1:30 – 1:45 pm
Break

1:45 – 2:45 pm
How to Manage Your Property Manager

The Board and Management must work together even more cohesively now during these unique times. We will discuss expectations of the Board and Management, effective communication and steps to obtaining the proper guidance to handle common issues we are all facing: 

  • How and when is it time to re-open our community rooms and site offices?
  • How do we manage those who refuse to comply with Covid safety measures?
  • What can we do to be prepared for evictions when courts re-open?
  • Can we refuse to allow a member to return home from a hotspot?
  • Will we ever have our annual meeting?  
  • And More!

Presenter: Kimalee Williams

2:45 – 3:00 pm
Break

3:00 – 4:00 pm
Disaster Preparedness: Is Your Coop Ready?
This session discusses emergency preparedness tips. This class will focus on recent events and discuss how to prepare for a pandemic event such as Covid-19.
Presenters: Denise Hill, Diane Miller

4:00 – 4:45 pm
NAHC Talent Show – Sponsored by ECHO
Share your talents with a cooperative community! Submit your video entry by October 30, 2020.

Friday, November 13

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Legal Landmines
This course is designed for Cooperative Boards and their Managers. The topics covered will be those cutting edge legal developments affecting housing cooperatives. The class includes a comprehensive and interactive discussion about various legal issues, and scenarios and case studies are woven into the material to illustrate the practical applications of these legal requirements, as well as show the ramifications when cooperatives are not in compliance. Failure to know and understand the topics that will be covered is tantamount to walking through a landmine field without a map.
Presenters: Creighton Gallup, April Knoch, Randall Pentiuk

1:30 – 1:45 pm
Break

1:45 – 2:45 pm
Governance
New board member panel discussion.
Panelists: Linda Brockway, Greg Carlson, Fred Gibbs, Annie Hill

2:45 – 3:45 pm
NAHC Trivia Sponsored by NCB
Test your general knowledge with help from your cooperative peers!