BERKS COUNTY ADMINISTRATORS’ CONFERENCE

2018 Administrators' Conference
LEADERSHIP LESSONS LEARNED IN THE PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE

Date: August 2, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Registration 7:30 a.m., Job-Alike Meetings – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Penn State Berks Campus | 2080 Tulpehocken Road, Reading, PA 19610

In his keynote presentation, Leadership Lessons Learning in the Pursuit of Excellence, Former Navy SEAL David Cooper will share his experiences and insight into how to:

  • develop, lead, and sustain a high performing team
  • navigate decisions impacting organizational behavior
  • create a high-purpose culture
  • apply the leadership behaviors that made the SEALs one of the most successful units in the history of the U.S. Military

 
KEYNOTE SPEAKER

David Cooper, Former Navy SEAL

Mr. David Cooper earned a bachelor’s degree in molecular biology from Juniata College in 1987 and entered the military that same year to become a United States Navy SEAL. During his 25-year career, Mr. Cooper spent nearly 19 of those at the prestigious Naval Special Warfare Development Group, conducting combat operations throughout Eastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Cooper served as the Command Master Chief for this group. His role took him from the battlefield to the interagency boardroom, allowing his influence, interpersonal skills, and leadership to be instrumental to the unparalleled success of this elite unit.

Mr. Cooper presently serves as co-founder and chief security officer of the Karakoram Group, a veteran-owned consulting firm that combines the deep experiences and lessons of combat leadership with such diverse disciplines as design and strategic thinking, organizational change management, creating high-purpose cultures, and leadership coaching and advising. He earned a specialized master’s degree in complexity science and psychology offered jointly by Oxford University and HEC (Paris).

REGISTRATION

Registration is handled through Frontline Education (formerly My Learning Plan).

>>  Click here to register for the conference (A.M. Session)

>>  Click here to register for the conference (P.M. Session with Attorney Mike Levin)

Registration deadline: July 23, 2018

The Administrators’ Conference is a professional development opportunity offered at no cost to Berk County school district administrators.

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For more information about the Berks County Administrators’ Conference, please contact:
Lori Gerber – 610-987-8421 –  lorger@berksiu.org