CLA New Directors Training and All Directors Symposium
November 30-December 3, 2021
Wild Dunes Resort in Charleston, SC

Tuesday, November 30th

6:00 pm-8:00 pm Welcome Reception and Dinner

Wednesday, December 1st

8:00 am-9:00 am

9:00 am-9:15 am

Welcome/Introductions/Conference Overview 
Bryan Stirling/Kevin Kempf/Anne Precythe

9:15 am-10:15 am 

How We Got Here: The Evolution of Corrections
Jon Ozmint 

10:15 am-10:30 am

10:30 am-11:15 am

Personal Safety 
Colonel Kedrick Wills - Director, Idaho State Police

11:15 am-12:30 pm

Personal/Staff Wellness
Carol Mici, - Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Correction, Dan Church, Mike Jones

12:30 pm-1:30 pm  Working Lunch 
Liliana Coronado and Amy Barch 

1:30 pm-2:15 pm Ethics – Navigating the Landmines

Panel Discussion- Heidi Washington (MI DOC), Rob Carter (IN DOC) 

2:15 pm-2:30 pm

2:30 pm-3:15 pm

Managing Internal and External Environments/Communications
Josh Tewalt- Director, Idaho Department of Correction

3:15 pm-3:30 pm

3:30 pm-4:30 pm

Legal Liability – Asking the Right Questions 
Bill Lunsford - CLA Special Counsel
(Closed Session, Members Only) 

4:30 pm-5:30 pm

Day in Review
(Closed Session, Members Only)

6:30 pm-8:30 pm

Light Dinner - Casino Night 
Thursday, December 2nd 

8:00 am-9:00 am


9:00 am -10:30 am

Networking Activity
10:45 am-11:35 am

Building Your Executive Team
Panel discussion- Jeff Dunn (AL DOC), Tim Ward (GA DOC)

11:35 am-11:45 am

11:45 am-12:30 pm  Population Wellness 
Beth Skinner- Director, Iowa Department of Corrections

12:30 pm-1:15 pm 

1:15 pm-2:15 pm 

Driving Change and Using Data to Make Decisions
Bree Derrick- Deputy Director, Idaho Department of Corrections

2:15 pm-2:30 pm

2:30 pm-3:15 pm  Racial Justice Panel
Quincy Booth (DC DOC), Dean Williams (CO DOC), Rob Jeffreys (IL DOC)

3:15 pm-3:30 pm

3:30 pm-4:15 pm   Emerging Issues in Corrections 
Bryan Collier- Executive Director, TDCJ

 4:15 pm-5:15 pm

Day in Review 
(Closed Session, Members Only)

 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Reception and Dinner

Friday, December 3rd

8:00 am-9:00 am

9:00 am


Conference Adjourns