Workshops Here is a comprehensive list of workshops and downloadble pdf of each workshop segment. You can also find these on the OMC app! ▸ Monday 1:45-3:00 Building Unity, Community, and Connections Jim Cain All Things Transportation: Risk Management and Child Protection ACA What's In a Name: Exploring the Steps in Rebranding on Organization Evan Moilan The Fundamentals of Effective Camp Programs Jacob Sorenson Building An Army of The Engaged Joan Gary The Key Leadership Component for a Healthy Staff Culture Stan White Meet Them Where They Are Glenn Svetnicka Where Does a Great Board come from? Keith Johnson Trauma Informed Care at Camp Lee Yates Theory & Practice: Connecting the Dots with Best Practices Ryan Moore & Jody Oates 10 of each! Jim Richards 33% More Campers? How one small New England camp started running out of beds. James Tresner Starting an Annual Fund Jennie Dickerson Compass Point Presentations Compass Point Presentations 3:30-4:45 Find Something to Do Jim Cain Defining Your Program Begins with Defining Your Policies Brandie Le Clair Raising $$ in congregations Mike Ward Effective Practices of Traveling Day Camp Ministry Jacob Sorenson Telling Your Story: Messaging Specifically from Faith-Based Camps ACA Summer Staff Training - Spiritual Formation Brook Dwyer Your Eggs in More Baskets: Diversifying your Camp Operations Joel Gill Developing a Strategic Plan Jennie Dickerson Race, Culture, and Camp: It's About Self-Awareness and Genuine Relationships David Berkey The Three Toughest Parts of Staff Supervision: Coaching, Disciplining, and Terminting Melinda Trotti Elements and Issues of Collaborative Work Lisa Jean Hoefner Executive Directors & Boards - Moving Beyond Tension to Team Keith Johnson Fund Development & Key Strategis for Success Rich Swartwood Compass Point Presentations Monday Seminar (1:45-4:30) If you can use the word "suicide", you can save a life Michelle Snyder KAIROS Blanket Exercise Alfredo Barahona Create Worship Art Lisle Gwynn Garrity Light Switches & Faith Shane Totten PDF- Monday 1:45-3:00 PDF- Monday 3:30-4:45 PDF- Monday Seminar ▸ Tuesday 11:15-12:30 Suicide and the Church: It's Prevalence and Impact Michelle Snyder Becoming a Better Facilitator Jim Cain Demystifying ACA Accreditation – Assessing, Readying, and Experiencing ACA Camp Accreditation Grechen Throop Fundraising 101 Mike Ward Governance 101 for Modern Non-Profits Evan Moilan The Landscape of Christian Outdoor Ministries: Who We Are and Why We Matter Jacob Sorenson Using Mobile Technology to Improve the Camp Experience Derek Wyse Staff Training Roundtable Tim Hutchton Creative Spiritual Practices to Deepen Your Engagement with Scripture as a Community Lisle Gwynn Garrity Engaging Generations Through Generosity Matthew Randerson Crystal Clear Communication through Story Casey Furst Crisis Management: Concrete Steps to Minimize the Rist of a Legal Claim Lach Zemp Prayer Labyrinths as Transformative Practice Mitzi Johnson Loving our Global Neighbor Phoebe Morad Food Service Herman Weaver Are you Ready for Capital Investment? Michael Erwin Risk Management related to Harassment, Discrimination, and Cultural Awareness Morris Gold The Dangers of a Disposable Program Director Troy Taylor PDF- Tuesday 11:15-12:30 ▸ Wednesday 2:30-3:45 Suicide & the Camp: What Camp Staff Need to Know Michelle Snyder The Top 10 Teambuilding Activities Jim Cain Trends in Risk Management and How They Translate to Staff Training ACA The Donor Visit Mike Ward Igniting Change without Sparking Disaster Evan Moilan Storytelling through Song Ken Medema Retreat Group Hospitality: From Booking to the Follow-Up Samantha Moore How to Develop a Major Maintenance Plan Run River What is our Ecumenical Camp Response to Climate Change Phil Slater Affirming our Gender-Diverse Campers Austen Hartke The Balancing Act (round table) Kelly Preboski Gracious Hospitality: A Case Study of the Collins Retreat Center Todd Bartlett World Methodist Museum Tour World Methodist Museum Staff Design a Camp Jackie Kaminsky The Kids are Alright: Young Adult Culture and Ministry Savannah Sullivan Trends in the Food Service Industry Gregg Summers 4:15-5:30 Suicide & Youth Michelle Snyder Games that Change The World Jim Cain Developing a Practical Risk Management Plan ACA Planning for Success: Strategic Planning in Today's Context Evan Moilan Why Art? Lisle Gwynn Garrity Honey Bees Colleen Earp Digital Marketing Basics Jason Bornfriend Flip it! Leading with Mission & Vision Brian Frick Great Camp Buildings Domokur Architects Learning From Each Other Sam Richardson World-Changing Camp Partnerships David Berkey Introduction to Youth Mental Health First Aid Cameron Pruitte Be the Best Newbie: Joining an Organization With Grace Matt Honsberger Defending Against Bed Bugs Jeff Zimmerman Food Service TBD Tools and Tips For Making Camp Accessible For Everyone Lynn Swedberg Women in Camping Round Table Heather Eggert Wednesday Seminar (2:30-5:15) Calculating the Incalcuable Steven Rumage Lake Junaluska Maintenance Behind the Scenes Rob Huckaby & Don Ebaugh PDF- Wednesday 2:30-4:45 PDF- Wednesday 4:15-5:30 PDF- Wednesday Seminar If you are confirmed as a workshop leader for the Great Gathering, please fill out the form below to share your workshop needs/details with us. Thank you! Fill out my online form.