Robert Conley System CEO
Grand Lodge F & AM of Michigan
Whether you are working with a Lodge or a temple, the creation and maintenance of an organization that is successful depends on the abilities and the opportunities that the lodge or temple views as necessary for that success to occur. A new process that removes subjectivity and replaces it with objectives that are developed by the lodge has been developed and is in use. This model is very different from past attempts at lodge planning.
Learning Objective: This class will provide you with an understanding of the impact of listening, learning and building a plan from the lodge or temple leadership and its members.
The History of the First Shriners Hospital
Christian Berg Director, Marketing and Communications
El Karubah Shriners
As Shriners Children’s celebrates 100 years of life-changing care, we take a look back on the people and events that led to the founding of the world’s first hospital in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Learning Objectives: 1. Relate key events and people that led to the establishment of an official philanthropy of the Shriners fraternity.
2. Discuss how Shreveport came to serve as home of the world’s first Shriners Hospital.
3. Describe revered artifacts of the first Shriners Hospital, including cornerstone materials and first patient braces.
Director, Marketing and Communications, Shriners Children's Shreveport
A native of Shreveport, Christian was born and raised just blocks from the world’s first Shriners Hospital. He earned his bachelor’s degree in radio, television, and film production from Northeast Louisiana University, and went on to complete a...