2021 Summit Schedule: FL Sessions


10:30 am
What Community-Based Organizations Really Do: Lessons from a Florida Survey
Terry Chelikowsky, Florida Alliance for Community Solutions
Janet de Guehery, Florida Community Loan Fund
Sponsored by First Horizon

Recruiting & Training Great Board Members
Dr. Casey Gilbert,  PowerWith Consulting

1:30 pm
Strategies for Preserving Black Legacy Communities
Dr. Irvin Cohen, LISC Jacksonville
LaTonya Smith, Three Rivers Legal Services
Twanda Bradley, Progress Village
Sponsored by Regions Bank

3 pm
COVID Driven HR Changes that Work

Tiffany Peterson, Central Florida Community Action Agency

4:30 pm
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion on Nonprofit Boards – Are We There Yet?
Charles Harris, Central Florida Community Action Agency
Janet Hamer, National Disability Institute
Terry Chelikowsky, Florida Alliance for Community Solutions



10:30 am
Engaging Today's Youth for Our Future
Ashley Weiss, Community Training Works
RaShani Boynton, H.O.M.E.S., Inc.
Ron Bradford, Prodigy Cultural Arts

12 pm
2021 Alliance Membership Meeting and Board Elections
Sponsored by NeighborWorks America

1:30 pm
ARPA Funds – the What, Where & How of Accessing Them
Sabeen Perwaiz, Florida Nonprofit Alliance

3 pm
Trends in Affordable Housing for Today and Tomorrow

David Harder, Suncoast Housing Connection
Oliver Gross, New Urban Development, LLC
Anne Ray, Florida Data Clearinghouse

4:30 pm
NMTCs and Affordable For-Sale Homeownership
Howard Smith and Jill Gilbert, Smith NMTC Associates, LLC
Sponsored by Wells Fargo