41st Annual Conference (2009)

Surfing the Waves of Change: Keys to Keeping Afloat , San Diego

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Budgets & Forecasts: Batten Down the Hatches!

Steven Bronfenbrenner, Principal, B Squared Consulting
Seth Goldman, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer, San Diego Symphony
Maya Rath, Finance Director, Oakland East Bay Symphony

Communicating Orchestras' Public Value

Judith Kurnick, League of American Orchestras

Developing a Dynamic Board: On Board & On Target

Katherine E. Akos, Developing a Dynamic Board: On Board & On Target
Harry Jacobs, Past President, Merced Symphony

Election Fun for Orchestras

Dalouge Smith, President & CEO, San Diego Youth Symphony & Conservatory

Fundraising: Steady Strokes to Success

Kelly Ruggirello, President, Pacific Chorale

Intergenerational Conversations

Robert Sniderman, Interchange Group

Just Testing the Waters?

Michael Buckland, Vice President of Marketing & Public Relations, Pacific Symphony
Shana Mathur, Vice President of Marketing & Communications, Los Angeles Philharmonic

Politics Becomes Policy - Advocating to Elected Officials

Robert Gleason, Chair, Advocacy Committee, San Diego Commission for Arts & Culture

Running a Tight Ship

Nelson Dodge
Issy Roberts, Director of Operations, San Luis Obispo Symphony

Safe Harbor: Strategic Planning for a Sure Future

Jennifer Duston, Executive Director, Oakland East Bay Symphony
Gary Good, CFRE

Twitter (Social Media & The Web World)

Lacey Huszcza, Director of Advancement, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra