Print Page   |   Sign In   |   Become a Member
Community Search
Sign In

Facing Forward: Developing High Impact Tools for Public-Facing Staff
View Registrations Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
Facing Forward: Developing High Impact Tools for Public-Facing Staff

When: Friday, February 7, 2020
10:00 AM
Where: Bob Keefer Center, Willamalane Park and Recreation District
250 S 32nd Street
Springfield, Oregon  97478
United States
Contact: Amanda Parsons

Online registration is closed.
« Go to Upcoming Event List  


A comprehensive workshop designed to highlight front-line staff in areas of Leadership in Customer Service, De-Escalation and Volunteer Management. Workshop will feature 3 sessions, a program-share lunch and opportunity to network with fellow Parks & Recreation peers. This workshop is co-presented by the Section for Programming Interests (SPRINT) and the Section for Older Adult Resources (SOAR).



9:30 AM

Check-In & Light Refreshments

10:00 AM   

Welcome & Introductions

10:15 AM

De-Escalation Techniques and Dealing with Difficult Customers

LeVena Nohrenberg, City of Eugene

11:15 AM

Program Share Lunch, Sponsored by SOAR

(Bring Program Guides)

12:00 PM

Leadership in Customer Service

Kevin Suiter, Willamalane Parks & Recreation

1:00 PM

Volunteer Management

Mavis Sanchez-Scholes, Willamalane Parks & Recreation


Registration Fees

            Member Fee = $60

            Non-Member Fee = $70

Refund Policy

Please take a moment to review the ORPA Refund Policy.


Additional Information

Lunch will be provided.


Continuing Education Units

All ORPA workshops are eligible for CEUs to be applied to CPRP.  Learn more about self-reporting.

This workshop also provides CEUs for the following certifications: none.



Workshops like this are made possible through the generous support of our sponsors:






Oregon Recreation & Park Association | PO Box #202, Lake Oswego OR 97034 | 503.534.5673
ORPA is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization