State OTO Society Roundtable

March 2020 – Vol. 39, No. 2

The AAO-HNS/F 2020 Leadership Forum & BOG Spring Meeting starts on Friday, May 1, with the popular State OTO Society Roundtable, followed by the Executive Directors & Society Administrators Meeting. The Roundtable starts with a preview of the BOG Governance & Society Engagement Committee’s society management toolkit, followed by an hour-long presentation, “Best Practices in Society Management: From the Start-up to the Established Organization,” by C. Michael Deese, MA, JD, a partner with Howe & Hutton, Ltd., one of the country’s foremost law firms to the association, nonprofit, and hospitality industry communities. The Roundtable concludes with the presentation of three case studies in society management focusing on membership building, event planning, and development of a government affairs program.

The Roundtable runs 3:00-6:00 pm (ET) on Friday, May 1, followed by the Executive Directors & Society Administrators Meeting, 6:00-6:30 pm (ET). The day concludes with a welcome and networking reception, 6:30-7:30 pm (ET).

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