Friday, October 2, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Welcome Message

& Introductions;

30 minutes

Welcome Message From Beth Babcock

EMPath's CEO will welcome the members and cast a vision of the future of the Economic Mobility Exchange™ learning network

Audience Introductions​

Members will get acquainted with the names and faces that will be most seen and heard during the convening

1:00 PM ET

Concurrent sessions;

45 minutes

Practitioner Workshop: Engaging Participants in Goal Setting and Resiliency During Challenging Times / Presenters:
Sarah Bellmore (EMPath)
Karen Matson (Wash. State Dept. Children, Youth, and Families)
Practitioner Workshop: The Value of Experienced, Skilled Professionals in Mobility Mentoring® / Presenters:
Maite Gadellaa (Platform 31)
Lisan Jansen Lorkeers (Platform 31)
Supervisor Workshop: Strategies for Supporting Staff During Challenging Times / Presenter: Joanea Spencer (EMPath)

Roundtable with Beth Babcock: Fostering a Data-Driven Culture
Max 10 participants, first come-first serve
Summit Learnings Panel: Changing the Narrative of Poverty & Bias and How Organizations Create Equitable & Inclusive Programming / Speakers:
Jacqueline Travis (Avivo)
Victoria Bennet (Episcopal Community Services)
Evett Jasper (Wash. State Dept. Child, Youth, and Families)
Tool Demonstration: Learn how to use EMPath's career navigation tool, Career Compass™ / Presenter: Rosemarie Caward (EMPath)
Program Highlights: Multi-Service Agencies
  • Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston
  • Branches, Inc
2:00 PM ET

Concurrent sessions;

45 minutes

Interactive Panel: Self-Care Practices in Challenging Times / Presenters: Dave Benson, George Lavin, Diana Rocha (EMPath)

Roundtable with Beth Babcock: Shifting Funding Dynamics in Today's Political Climate / Max 10 Participants, First Come-First Serve
Shared Learning Presentation: What We're Learning from Members' Mobility Mentoring Data / Presenter: Charles Homer (EMPath)
Considerations for Using Mobility Mentoring® Models in Child Welfare Settings / Presenters:
Elizabeth Wolkomir (NYC ACS - Administration for Children's       Services Division of Preventive Services)
Markus Kessler (NYC ACS)
Lorraine McGirt (ARC - Achieving Reunification Center)
Tool Demonstration: See the Future of Mobility Mentoring® on Engage@EMPath / Presenters: Stephanie Brueck-Cassoli, Katie Sullivan (EMPath)
Program Highlights: Housing Programs
  • Family Promise of Grand Rapids
  • Warren Village
  • The Restoration House
3:00 PM ET

Closing Message & Networking;

60 minutes

More Details To Come!

Monday, October 5, 2020

12:30 PM ET

Welcome Message, Member Recognition

Welcome Message From Mary Coleman

EMPath's COO will welcome the back members for a second day of learning

Annual Member Recognitions

Director of Members Relations Raysheema Rainey will present the recognitions

1:00 PM ET

Concurrent sessions;
45 minutes

Practitioner Workshop: 

New Tools and Strategies: Mobility Mentoring and Low Literacy / Presenters:

Maite Gadellaa (Platform 31)
Lisan Jansen Lorkeers (Platform 31)

Roundtable with Beth Babcock:

Changing Labor Markets and Educational Landscape and the Impact on Economic Mobility Coaching; Max 10 Participants, First Come-First Serve

Presentation: Design Frameworks for Mobility Mentoring Program Advancement / Presenters: 
Jennifer Winkler (Children's Wisconsin)
Ruthie Lieberman (EMPath)
Program Highlight: Vulnerable Populations
  • MGH Chelsea HealthCare Center
  • Able Works
  • The Baytree Center
2:00 PM ET

Concurrent sessions;
45 minutes

Presentation & Panel: Proactively adapting to a changing labor market and labor market needs / Presenters:
Craig Gebers, Zepf Center
Nick Hughes, Career Path Services
Beth Giffords, Columbus Works 
For Everyone Workshop: Sharing Our Stories Ethically / Presenter:
Chelsea Sedani (EMPath)
Roundtable with Beth Babcock: Equity & Inclusion in Our Work

Max 10 Participants, First Come-First Serve

Presentation & Panel: Fostering a Learning Community / Presenters:
Stephanie Brueck-Cassoli, Jentien Pan, Ruthie Liberman (EMPath)
Program Highlights: Early Childhood & Education / Presenters:
Opportunity Alliance
Mosaic Ministries
United South End Settlements
3:00 PM ET

Closing Message & Networking;

60 minutes

More Details to Come

Member Convening Schedule 

308 Congress Street, 5th Floor

Boston, Massachusetts 02210

Tel: 617-259-2900

Fax: 617-247-8826

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