Becoming a Leader: Personal Stories
Transformational Leadership

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Check In/Breakfast

9:35 AM - 10:20 AM

Guest Speaker: Sheila K. Perkins, Facilitator, 'The Leadership Challenge'

Mastering Self-Leadership: Empowering Yourself for Excellence.

Dining Room

10:25 AM - 11:10 AM
Session I

Leadership Helped to Increase Student Retention in STEM Majors

Dr. Linda Powell, Professor and Head, Department of Biology

Community College of Philadelphia

Room 116

Take Me to Your Leader: Redesigning & Expanding Job Duties to Develop Leadership

Charles Haas, Director; John Kashmer, Bernard Foyuth, Diana Goodman, Katie Gyenge, Sean O’Connor, and Matthew Snope

Mercer County Community College

Room 123

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Session II

Transitioning from Faculty to Administrator: Challenges and Opportunities

Prof. Catherine M. Roche, Business Department Faculty

Rockland Community College

Room 116

Breaking Down the Siloes

Patricia Kahn, Assistant VP, CIO; Benji Kuriakose, Manager, HelpDesk

The College of Staten Island, CUNY; Community College of Philadelphia

Room 123

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM


Dining Room

12:30 PM - 1:15 PM

Guest Speaker: Dr. Christine Harrington, Associate Professor and Program Co-Coordinator, Ed.D. in Community College Leadership, New Jersey City University

Leading at All Levels to Promote Student Success

Dining Room

1:20 PM - 2:05 PM
Session III

Manage Expectations When Considering A Move From Faculty To Administration

Josette Katz, Vice President of Academic Affairs

Atlantic Cape Community College

Room 116

MCCC’s President’s Leadership Academy Produces Leaders that Give Back to the Institution

Jehan Mohamed and Nichol Killian, Success Coaches

Mercer County Community College

Room 123

2:10 PM - 2:55 PM
Session IV

Leadership is Messy

Phillip Crisostomo, Assistant Principal

Willingboro School District

Room 116

Stuck in the Middle: Lessons in Leading In-Between

Brooke Hoffman, Instructional Designer

Rowan College of South Jersey

Room 123