Speakers and details for the 2018 Conference are shown below.

Helen B. GarrettHelen B. Garrett Ed.D.

Helen joined the University of Washington in February 2016 as the inaugural University Registrar and Chief Officer of Enrollment Information Services. Helen brought to the UW an extensive work background in Admissions, Registration, Student Affairs, and Systems Enrollment Management from Lane Community College (OR), University of Oregon, Whittier College, University of Southern California, and Michigan State University.

John huskins Essentials of Non-profit Accounting and Compliance

Non-profit accounting and compliance can seem overwhelming but the basics are straightforward. In this session we will review the essentials of good governance and tax compliance while leaving plenty of time for deeper questions and discussions. Come ready!

Carla Jackson Carla Jackson
Vice President, First Bank

Carla is a senior portfolio manager in the Wealth Management Group of First Bank. Carla works with individual clients, families and charitable foundations as an investment advisor for their trusts/investment management accounts. Carla also provides businesses with investment management services and educational programs for their employee benefit plans.

Brooke StitesBrooke Stites

Brooke Stites is the director of business development at Affinity Consultants. Affinity manages the trademark protection and licensing services for 130 Greek-letter organizations, honor societies, and other membership-based associations. Since joining the Affinity team in 2010, Brooke has been involved with many areas of the company’s operations including trademark enforcement, compliance, brand management, strategic partnerships, marketing, technology, and program development.

Wes TrochlilWes Trochlil

Wes Trochlil, president of Effective Database Management, is the most published author on data management in the association market. For over 25 years, Wes has worked in and with over 200 associations, non-profits, and membership organizations throughout the US, Canada, and Australia. Wes’s work ranges from selection and implementation of data management systems, to helping organizations use the database and data for improved marketing and communications, all while advancing the organization’s mission.

Andrea Wright Essentials of Non-profit Accounting and Compliance

Non-profit accounting and compliance can seem overwhelming but the basics are straightforward. In this session we will review the essentials of good governance and tax compliance while leaving plenty of time for deeper questions and discussions. Come ready!