2022 Presidents Onboarding Summit | NAWBO

Monday, June 6, 2022 -
8:00am to 7:30pm


Monday, June 6, 2022

Leading into Advocacy Days at The Westin Washington, D.C. City Center

This event is for incoming chapter presidents, 2nd year presidents, new immediate past presidents, chapter administrators and executive directors serving the 2022-2023 fiscal year starting July 1, 2022.

Connect in person with chapter leaders across the country and access resources that will help you be successful leading your chapter!

This day features a special reception and installation of the National Board and recognition of chapter presidents across the country.

To register and book your hotel for Presidents Onboarding Summit, click here.  Note, the registration is on the Advocacy Days webpage.  You have (3) registration options:  Presidents Onboarding and Advocacy Days, Presidents Onboarding only or Advocacy Days only.  There is no separate fee for Presidents Onboarding.


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Time Description
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM ET

Buffet Breakfast & Welcome

Deborah Snyder, NAWBO VP of Membership & Community Services

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. ET

Opening & State of NAWBO
Jen Earle, NAWBO CEO


Final Member Address
Cristina Morales Heaney, NAWBO National Board Chair


Mission & Vision of NAWBO
Karen Bennetts, NAWBO National Board Chair Elect

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM ET

Leadership Panel of Past Presidents - From our Chapters and National

Charmaine Brown, NAWBO Greater Detroit
Molly Gimmel, NAWBO Greater DC
Janis Shinkawa, NAWBO Ventura County
Moderator, Ellen Linares, NAWBO Charlotte, PASC Chair 2022-2023

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM ET BREAK
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM ET

PASC Roundtables:  (Rotate every 30 minutes)

  • Governance, Presidents Checklist and Chapter Handbook
  • Chapter of Excellence Program
  • One Page Business Plan


Ellen Linares, PASC Chair, 2022-2023
Janie Stubblefield, PASC Chair, 2021-2022 

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM ET

Overview of Bank of America Ambassador Program

Jill Calabrese Bain, Managing Director, Bank of America

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM ET BREAK
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM ET

Meet the NAWBO Team!

How can we help support you and your chapter?

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM ET

Explore Washington, D.C.!

  • Get to know other chapter leaders at lunch on your own in the District

Visit one of the many amazing museums and sites such as:

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ET Relax - get ready for Cocktail Reception!
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM ET Cocktail Reception & National Board Installation and Recognition of Chapter Presidents





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