2013 Summit: Tampa

July 2013, Crowne Plaza Tampa Westshore

The FLACDC 2013 Summit, ‘Community Development – Back to Basics’ was definitely the place to be for 2 full days of informative workshops, peer exchanges and cross-sector networking.  After our Welcome to Tampa from City Councilwoman Ms. Lisa Montelione and Ms. Chloe Coney, District Director for Congresswoman Castor, participants enjoyed general sessions and workshops covering organizing and community engagement; real estate development; organizational readiness; using social media effectively; and creating cross-sector partnerships.

Following are the presentations from the event, provided by the speakers:

General Sessions

Keeping the Community in Community Development Part II –  Speaker: Mr. Dan Jurman

FL DEO & the State Small Credit Business Initiative – Speaker: Ms. Marianne Arbulu

Holistic Approaches to Community & Economic Development – Speaker: Mr. Jim Capraro

The Affordable Care Act and You – Speaker: Mr. Randall Woods

Organizational Readiness Workshops

Business Planning for Your Nonprofit –  Speakers: Ms. Andrea Henning and Mr. Joey Henderson

Selling Your Outcomes (part 1)  Selling Your Outcomes (part 2) –  Speakers: Mr. Rick Sauer and Ms. Marilyn Drayton

Organizing and Community Engagement Workshops

Basics in Community Organizing – Speakers: Mr. Manny Rivero, Ms. Linda Crotwell and Pastor Carolos M. Irizarry

Tools for Engaging Your Community (Part 1) Tools for Engaging Your Community (Part 2) –  Speakers: Ms. LaTonda James, Ms. Katharine Barry and Ms. Marilyn Perkins

Real Estate Development Workshops

Commercial & Mixed Use Development (1 of 2) Commercial & Mixed Use Development (2of 2)  – Speakers: Mr. Ernest Coney and Mr. Timothy Polk

Multifamily Housing Development (1 of 3) Multifamily Housing Development (2of 3) Multifamily Housing Development (3of 3) – Speakers: Mr. Michael Pecar, Ms. Shannon Nazworth and Mr. Earl Pfeiffer

New Models for Homeownership (1 of 3) New Models for Homeownership (2 of 3) New Models for Homeownership (3 of 3) – Speakers: Mr. James Cromartie, Ms. Raquel Reddie and Ms. Terri Murray