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Conference Schedule
Saturday, April 20, 2024
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM CDT
Time (CDT) Event
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Welcome NAP President Alison Wallis, PRP

Conference Overview
Susan Eads Role, PRP, Conference Coordinator
Nathan Thompson, Assistant Conference Coordinator
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Historical Development of Parliamentary Law and Procedure Thomas J. "Burke" Balch, PRP, Member of the RONR Authorship Team
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM Overview of the Democratic Model Roger G. Hanshaw, PRP
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Break
12:45 PM-1:45 PM Members Have Rights and Responsibilities! Mary L. Remson, PRP

Conflict in Meetings: Embrace the Good; Manage the Bad W. Craig Henry, PRP
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM Do Your Rules Reflect Democratic Principles? Gretchen C. Denton, PRP

Majority Rule: The Basis for Democratic Participation Adrian Stratton, PRP
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM Break
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM Nominations and Elections: Your Vote is Your Voice Donna M. Mitchell, PRP

Leadership in a Democracy Laura M. Meade, PRP
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM Discipline: Arbitrary or Democratic Elizabeth A. Haynes, PRP

Code of Professional Responsibility for Parliamentarians Paul E. McClintock, PRP
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM Closing Remarks NAP President Alison Wallis, PRP