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91st Annual Conference Information
Tentative Conference Schedule
Spouse Group Schedule
Guest Speakers
  Chief Billy Goldfeder
  Anita Lewandowski
  Donna Forgy
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Chief Bill Walker
KSAFC Secretary/Treasurer
113 North 5th Street
Burlington, KS 66839
620.364.6475 Cell
620.364.3108 Fax

2007 Kansas State Association of Fire Chiefs Conference
October 25-28, 2007 | Highland Hotel & Convention Center, Great Bend, Kansas

Tentative Schedule as of June 13, 2007

Thursday, October 25th
9:30 a.m.Golf Tournament
4:00-8:00 p.m.Registration

Friday, October 26th
7:30 a.m.Registration Opens
Vendor Displays Open
8:30 a.m.Conference Opens
Posting of Colors
Pledge of Allegiance
Opening Song
WelcomeTo be announced
Memorial ServiceBob Sieh, Chaplain Topeka Fire Department
Opening RemarksDonna Forgy
9:15-10:15 a.m.Lifetime Achievement Awards
Tom McGaughey Award
Spouse's Program Starts
Missouri Valley Report
2009 Conference Bid
9:45-10:15 a.m.Break in Vendor Area
10:20 a.m.Regional Reports
KU Fire Service Report
Fire Marshal's Report
11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.Vendor Lunch in Vendor Area
Vendor Introductions
1:15 p.m.Room "C" - Anita Lewandowski
Main Conference Room - KSAFC President, Jeff Hudson
1:30-3:00 p.m.Main Conference Room - Donna Forgy
3:00-3:30 p.m.Break
3:30-4:30 p.m.Donna Forgy
4:30-4:45 p.m.Break
4:45-5:30 p.m.Billy Goldfeder
6:30-8:00 p.m.BBQ in Vendor Area & Cash Bar

Saturday, October 27th
8:00 a.m.Registration Opens
9:00-10:15 a.m.Program: Billy Goldfeder
10:15-10:30 a.m.Break
10:30 a.m.-12 NoonLunch on your own
1:15-3:00 p.m.Program: Billy Goldfeder
3:00-3:15 p.m.Break
3:15-5:00 p.m.Program: Billy Goldfeder
6:30 p.m.Banquet | Cash Bar | Casual Dress

Sunday, October 28th
9:00 a.m.Business Meeting
Election of Officers
Committee Reports
Finance Reports
President Reports
District Representatives Reports

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Guest Speakers

Anita Lewandowski, KSAFC Conference Speaker Friday, October 26th.Anita Lewandowski
"All stressed up and no one to choke: Let's all find our safe place"
Mother of three, grandmother of eight and Sr. Training Analyst at the Principal Financial Group in Grand Island Nebraska, Anita Lewandowski has managed to balance her family and career and still find time to devote time, service and leadership to her church and community.

Anita currently serves on the Board of Directors for the American Society of Training and Development in Lincoln, NE and is Board chair for the Heartland United Way. She is also involved in volunteer activities with Leadership Tomorrow, Boys and Girls club of America, Jr. Achievement, Toastmasters International as well as other organizations. Anita has been a "Big Sister" to Rachel for 4 years and is active with her church. She is a member of the inaugural class of Leadership Nebraska, a year long learning journey with 26 other leaders in Nebraska. This program is a part of the Nebraska chamber organization.
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Donna Forgy, KSAFC Conference Speaker Friday, October 26th.Donna Forgy
Donna Forgy is an experienced professional with over 25 years of experience in management, leadership training, and presentation development. In working with individuals and organizations, she brings high energy with a focus on interpersonal development, strategic-planning, and effective communication. She assesses needs, develops customized training programs that impact the bottom line, and motivates her students to commit to a continuous process of growth, both personally and professionally.

As president of ProSkills Inc., Donna has coached hundreds of people to become more effective in all areas of life, to live with more enthusiasm, and embrace challenges with new found confidence. Donna will motivate you to move outside of your comfort zone and take the steps necessary to reach your next level! Her focus is you.

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