WRPA 2016 Fall Summit Schedule
*schedule is subject to change

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Thursday, October 13
8:00 - 9:00am Registration & Breakfast with the Tradeshow

9:00 - 10:00am

10:00 -10:30am

Welcome & Keynote Speaker: Adnan Mahmud

Break with the Tradeshow

10:30 - 11:45am
Educational Sessions
Buidling a Strong and Diverse Team of Lifeguards

Kerri Stoops, Alvin Barnes,
& Erin Bruce
Seattle Parks & Recreation

Information Coming Soon!

Liquor and Marijuana: Your Event & Current Laws

Lt. Richard Manoli & Frank O'Dell,
WA Liquor & Cannabis Board
WOW Customer Service

Donna Hutchinson,
On the Edge Fitness Educators
Program Photography: Where to Stand, Where to Aim and When to Push the Button!

Jason Becker,
Jason Becker Creative
Kids, Teenagers & Sexuality

Amy Lang,
Birds + Bees + Kids
Homelessness in
Parks and Open Spaces

Ross Hoover & Matt Mechler,
Issaquah Parks & Recreation
Troy Kemp,
Issaquah Police Dept.

Race &
(Part 1)

11:45 - 1:00pm   Lunch with the Tradeshow
1:00 - 2:15pm
Eductional Sessions
Everyone Participates!

Dan Retailliau,
Outdoor For All Foundation
Everyone Swims: Increasing Access to Swimming

Elizabeth Bennett,
Seattle Children's Hospital
Transgender 101 and Gender Segregated Facilities

Sharon Ortiz,
WA State Human Rights Commission
& Karen Williams
Building Your Dream Team

Donna Hutchinson,
On the Edge Fitness Educators
Social Media and the Rise of the Social Era

Joshua Dirks,
Project Bionic
Training & Evaluating Coaches for Positive Youth Impact

Hannah Olson, PhD,
Center for Leadership & Athletics
Adrienne Moore, Up2Us Sports
Science of Influencing: Small is the New Big

Jeff Price,
Everett Parks & Recreation
Risk Management for Maintenance Staff

Lisa Knapton,
WA Cities Insurance Authority
Race &

(Part 2)
2:15 - 2:45pm   Break with the Tradeshow
2:45 - 4:00pm
Eductional Sessions
Outdoor Opportunities for Teens: The Successful Seattle Program Model

Robert Warner,
Seattle Parks & Recreation
More Than Just Games: Icebreaking and Team Building

Carl Bergquist &
Sabastian Wilson,

Seattle Parks & Recreation
Hot Topics in Athletics

Deon Moyd,
City of Puyallup
Andy Barnes, Washington Interscholastic
Jeremy Oshie, City of Everett, Cody Geddes, City of Federal Way
Health in all Programs

Marrielle Harrington,
City of Lynnwood
Rick Scott,
City of Des Moines
Diane Mortenson,
City of Mercer Island
Stephanie Gardner, City of Tukwila
The Silver Rainbow: Programming for LGBTQ Seniors

Randy Wiger,
Seattle Parks & Recreation
The Sustainably Run Recreation Facility

Joelle Hammerstad,
Seattle Parks & Recreation
The Better Business Model

Jeff Price,
Everett Parks & Recreation

Race & Social Justice Session
(Part 3)
Adaptive Equipment in Your Recreation Programs

Dan Retailliau,
Outdoor For All
4:30 - 7:00pm
  Fall Summit Social at the RAM at University Place
Join us for a drink at this no-host social! 

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