Serving on Groups 1&2: Opportunities to Get Involved and Types of Groups

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Do you want to join or come more involved in a committee or council, but not sure where to begin or which group would be a good fit for you? Do you wonder what the different functions are of decision-making groups and what the members' roles are within these groups? Sections 1 & 2 will introduce you to decision-making groups, how to get involved, and the different functions of various groups.

PresenterJan Serak is the Director of Serak Consulting Services, LLC, where she contracts with nonprofit organizations to provide training and interim nonprofit management.  Prior to her retirement, she was the CEO and founder of WI FACETS, where she co-directed WI’s Parent Training & Information Center and Region 4 Parent TA Center and as the Parent Partner of the WI Special Education Mediation System. Jan currently serves on Board of the National Center for Parent Leadership, Advocacy, and Community Empowerment.  She received her M.A. in Educational Psychology and Dispute Resolution from Marquette University.  She is the parent of two sons, one of whom has autism.  

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