Scarlett Kitts attending the 2021 NCCCMA Summer Seminar

Scarlett Kitts is attending the 2021 NCCCMA Summer Seminar at the Wilmington Convention Center on June 24- 26! If you are attending, stop by our booth to meet Scarlett and learn more about our services!

Summer Seminar Schedule:

Thursday, June 24:

Pre-Conference Golf Tournament: Preregister here for $85. Register at golf course for $100. Proceeds go to the NCCCMA Civic Education Program to train schoolteachers to use the NCCCMA Civic Education online book “Local Government in North Carolina.” This workshop is in-person only.

Pre-Conference Workshop: Making Change: How Personal Preferences Show Up at Work. Note: Separate registration required. This class is in-person only. You will be required to take an online “Change Style Indicator” assessment prior to the workshop.

Instructors: Lydian Altman, Senior Manager of Leadership Curriculum Development, UNC School of Government and Dale Smith, CEO, Smith Management Training and Consulting Services and Adjunct Faculty, UNC School of Government


Friday, June 25:

Keynote Session: The Challenge for Local Government Leadership, Bob O’Neill, Instructor and Riley Fellow, College of Charleston and Retired ICMA Executive Director

General Session: Unveiling of The New Local Government in NC Online Book and Civic Education Consortium Update. Speakers: Rick Morse, Associate Professor of Public Administration & Government, UNC School of Government and Mary Furtado, Deputy County Manager, Catawba County & Chair of the NCCCMA Civic Education Committee.

Concurrent Sessions: Post Covid Economic Development Housing Trends; Non-Financial Keys for a Happy Retirement; Navigating Local School Budgets

Saturday, June 26:

Closing General Session: How it Started…How it’s Going, Kirsten Wyatt, Engaging Local Government Leaders (ELGL); Kent Wyatt, Communications Director, City of Tigard, OR & Co-founder of ELGL; Ben Kittleson, Consultant, Raftelis Financial Consultants & Co-founder of ELGL