2010 Speaking engagements

Here are some of the places I am going this year.

January

22        Northeast Regional Office National Trust for Historic Preservation in Providence RI African American Historic Sites Sustainability Workshop—New Solutions for House Museums

26        Delaware County Planning Department, in Media PA–Fruitful Fundraising for Volunteer Run Heritage Organizations

February

10        Lake Orion MI DDA in Lake Orion MI—Strategic Plan Workshop

March

1          Institute of Library and Museum Services in Washington DC—Conservation Grants     Panel member

5          Downtown Evanston, Evanston IL—Strategic Planning Workshop

17        Missouri Main Street Connection, Jefferson City MO—Major Gifts Training

18        Missouri Main Street Connection in Jefferson City MO—Basic Training Organization Point

22        Delaware County Planning Department in Media PA—Delaware County Public History Feasibility Study and Implementation Plan Focus Group Report

April

8          Ferndale DDA in Ferndale MI—Board training, Elevator Speech and Fundraising Training

15        Franklin Main Street in Franklin MI—Resource Team Report Organization

May

1          National Trust Main Street Center in Oklahoma City OK– The Power of Analysis: Event Life cycles

3          National Trust Main Street Center in Oklahoma City OK—Powerful Public Partnerships:  Connecting to Elected Officials

11        Wachovia Regional Grantee Conference in Philadelphia PA—Introduction to Commercial District Revitalization

24        Delaware County Planning Department in Media PA—Delaware County Public History Feasibility Study and Implementation Plan Recommendations and Final Presentation

June

1          Texas Main Street in Kerrville TX—Resource Team Report Organization

3          Texas Main Street in Llano TX—Resource Team Report Organization

9          Texas Main Street in Canton TX—Resource Team Report Organization

11        Texas Main Street in Winnsboro TX—Resource Team Report Organization

15        Pennsylvania Downtown Centers in Lancaster PA– Curating an Authentic Downtown Experience, with Anthony Rubano

July

August

Tentative        Missouri Main Street Connection in St. Louis

September

13        Main Street Oakland County MI– TBD

15        Florida Main Street in Punta Gorda—Diversify Your Revenue Sources

15        Florida Main Street in Punta Gorda–Effective Public Relations for Downtown Organizations

October

Tentative        Mid Atlantic Association of Museums in Philadelphia PA—House museums panel

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