Program

THURSDAY OCT. 15

8am
Morning Meditation
Terri Cooper Space

9am
Understanding and Addressing Inequities in Our Communities
Diane Goodman, Ed.D.
Sponsored by JPMorganChase

10:30 am
Pivoting Your Team to a Virtual Environment
Michele Turman MA, CFRE   CEO, Catalyst Consulting Services
Sponsored by Regions Bank

Creating Housing for the Residents and the Community
Shannon Nazworth   President and CEO, Ability Housing
Sponsored by Truist

Virtual Program Delivery - Lessons Learned
Charles Harris   CEO, Central Florida Community Action Agency
Bill Lazar   Executive Director, St. Johns Housing Partnership
Linda Taylor   CEO, H.O.M.E.S., Inc
Sponsored by Wells Fargo

1:30 pm
Investing in Middle Neighborhoods: Building Social/Racial Equity through Housing
Racquel Reddie   Managing Director of Community Development, National Community Stabilization Trust
David Sanchez   Director of Research and Policy, National Community Stabilization Trust
Marcia Nedland   Consultant, Fall Creek Consultants LLC
Ernest Coney   CEO, CDC of Tampa
Sponsored by NeighborWorks America

3 pm
Creating Strategies of Hope During Times of Crisis
Sarah Combs   CEO, University Area Community Development Corporation, Inc.
Sponsored by Truist

Infusing DEI into Your Strategic Planning & Board Culture
Liz Wooten-Reschke   President/CEO and Lead Consultant, Connect For More
Sponsored by Iberia Bank

Opportunities in Youth Entrepreneurship during COVID-19
John Martinez   Executive Director, Centro Campesino, Inc.
Juan Pablo Casimiro   Chairman/Founder of the Casimiro Global Foundation
Sponsored by BBVA

Friday Oct. 16

8am
Morning Meditation
Terri Cooper Space

9am
Florida Economic & Employment Forecast
Donna Wright   COO, Florida Chamber of Commerce Foundation
Sponsored by IBERIABank

10:30 am
Value vs. Mission Based Strategic Planning
Jim Moody, MA   Program Manager, Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership
Sponsored by BankUnited

Financial Capability in Your (Living, Kitchen, or Bath) Room
Bill Mills   President/CEO, Florida Prosperity Partnership
Sponsored by Fifth Third Bank

Housing Policies & Racism Work Group
Sponsored by NeighborWorks America

1:30 pm
Navigating Difficult Partnerships in LIHTC Agreements at Year 15 Case Study
Willie Logan, B.A., M.B.A., Ph.D.   President and CEO, Opa-Locka CDC
David Davenport, Esq.   Winthrop & Weinstine
Shahrzad Emami Founder and Director, Florida Community Development Legal Project
Iris Jones, B.A., M.B.A. Vice President - Community Development, Seacoast Bank
Sponsored by SeaCoast Bank

3 pm
The Digital Divide’s Impact in Rural Areas and Communities of Color
Jeremy W. Hegel  Senior Community Development Advisor, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Santos Morales   Director of Economic Prosperity, Enterprising Latinas
Jaime-Lee Bradshaw  Chief Strategic Initiatives Officer, Community Partners of South Florida
Scott Hansel  Chief Executive Officer, Community Partners of South Florida
Sponsored by Wells Fargo

What’s Really Happening with CDC Revenue Now?
Karen Eber Davis   Karen Eber Davis Consulting
Gail Bower   Founder and President of Bower & Co. Consulting LLC
Sponsored by TIAA Bank

Negotiating Tools for Nonprofits in Joint Venture LITHC Transactions
Shahrzad Emami   Founder and Director, Florida Community Development Legal Project
Sponsored by TD Bank