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Conferences and Presentations

The CPMRA has been and continues to be an active participant in the Ohio Township Association's Winter Conference. The CPMRA typically leads a number of workshops at the Conference including the Ohio Township Association Leadership Academy courses. The Center also presents other workshops at various conferences around the state.

2016 Summer Leadership Academy

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the Ohio Township Association office in Blacklick, Ohio on July 15, 2016.

  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government

2016 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, at the 2016 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from January 27-30, 2016.

  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Leadership Skills and Styles
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Intergovernmental Affairs
  • Things I Wish I Knew

2015 Summer Leadership Academy

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the Ohio Township Association office in Blacklick, Ohio on July 17, 2015.

  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with Citizens

2015 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the 2015 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from January 28-31, 2015.
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government
  • Creating & Updating Job Descriptions

2014 Summer Leadership Academy

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the Ohio Township Association office in Blacklick, Ohio on May 30, 2014.

  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government

2014 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the 2014 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 12-14, 2014.
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Leadership Skills and Styles
  • Things I Wish I Knew

2013 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the 2013 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from January 30-February 1, 2013.
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government
  • Why Personnel Policies Matter

2012 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including New Trustee Orientation, the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the 2012 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 8-February 10, 2012. New Trustee Orientation: What You Need To Know Now
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Leadership Skills and Styles
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media

2011 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and three Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the 2011 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 9-February 11, 2011. 
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Building Sustainable Communities
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government 
  • Township Government at the Crossroads: Working with CPMRA

2010 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops, at the 2010 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 17-February 20, 2010. 
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Leadership Skills and Styles
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media
  • New Trustee Orientation: What You Need To Know Now
  • Policies Every Township Board Needs Now

2009 Ohio Township Administrators Network (OTAN) Fall Forum Presentations

Center staff presented a workshop entitled "Orienting New Trustees" at the 2009 Ohio Township Administrators Network (OTAN) Fall Forum in Blacklick, Ohio on October 2, 2009. Center staff also moderated a discussion session on the Ohio Commission on Local Government Reform and Collaboration.
  • Orienting New Trustees

2009 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop, two Leadership Academy elective workshops, and one additional workshop at the 2009 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference in Marietta, Ohio from July 29-August 1, 2009. 
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media
  • Fiscal Officers' Forum: Building Better Board Relations

2009 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and three Leadership Academy elective workshops at the 2009 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 4-February 7, 2009. 
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Conducting Effective Meetings
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Intergovernmental Relations: Opportunities and Challenges for Cooperation 
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government 

2008 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and three Leadership Academy elective workshops at the 2008 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio from July 30-August 2, 2008. 
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Leadership Skills and Styles
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Intergovernmental Relations: Opportunities and Challenges for Cooperation 
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government 

Scioto Foundation - Human Resource Basics for Non-Profit Organizations Workshop 

Center staff presented a workshop entitled Human Resource Basics for Non-Profit Organizations on Thursday, May 22, 2008 in Portsmouth, Ohio. This workshop focused on the essential components of human resources management including recruitment and hiring, position descriptions, policies and procedures, and performance evaluations.

2008 Ohio City/County Management Association (OCMA) Winter Conference Presentation

Center staff presented a workshop at the 2008 Ohio City/County Management Association (OCMA) Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 26 - February 28, 2008. The workshop highlighted recent trends in public sector wages and benefits based on the results of the annual Southwest Ohio Local Government Wage & Benefit Survey.
  • Survey Trends/Results

2008 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy elective workshops at the 2008 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from January 30-February 2, 2008. 
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government
  • New Trustee Orientation
  • Township Trustee and Fiscal Officer Roundtables
  • Township Policies Every Township Should Have

2007 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop and two Leadership Academy workshops at the 2007 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference in Beachwood, Ohio from August 1-August 3, 2007. 
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Conducting Effective Meetings
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Conflict Management and Dispute Resolution

2007 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including the General Workshop, three Leadership Academy workshops, and three workshops at the 2007 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from January 31-February 3, 2007. 
  • Leadership Academy: General Workshop
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media
  • Benefits to Creating & Maintaining a Good Web Site (Beginners)
  • Benefits to Creating & Maintaining a Good Web Site (Advanced)
  • Personnel Management

2006 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops, including three Leadership Academy workshops, at the 2006 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 1-4, 2006. 
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Leadership Skills and Styles
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Communicating and Working with the Media
  • New Trustee Orientation

2005 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference Presentation

Center staff presented a Leadership Academy panel at the 2005 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference in Perrysburg, Ohio from August 4-5, 2005. 
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government

2005 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several Leadership Academy workshops at the 2005 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 2-5, 2005. 
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Building Sustainable Communities
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Leadership Skills and Styles

2004 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops at the 2004 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference in Marietta, Ohio from August 4-6, 2004. 
  • Personnel Management
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building For Good Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government

2004 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops at the 2004 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from January 28-30, 2004. 
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Conflict Management and Dispute Resolution
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Intergovernmental Relations: Opportunities and Challenges for Cooperation

2003 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference Presentations

Center staff presented several workshops at the 2003 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio from August 6-9, 2003. 
  • Personnel Management
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Technology in Local Government
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Leadership Skills and Styles

2003 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentation

Center staff presented a panel at the 2003 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio from February 5-8, 2003. 
  • Leadership Academy Elective: Team Building for Good Government

2002 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference Presentation

Center staff presented a panel at the 2002 Ohio Township Association Summer Conference in Dayton, Ohio from August 1-2, 2002. 
  • OTAN Panel: Long Range Planning for Townships

2002 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented a panel at the 2002 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio on January 31, 2002. 

2001 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentations

Center staff presented two workshops at the 2001 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio on February 8, 2001. 
  • Internet for Beginners
  • Internet for Intermediate and Advanced Users

1999 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference Presentation

Center staff presented a panel at the 1999 Ohio Township Association Winter Conference in Columbus, Ohio on January 28, 1999. 
  • Getting on the Internet - Using the Internet to Aid Ohio Township Governance