Professional Development Day

Professional Development Study Day – Building Skills for Conflict Management: When ‘Minnesota Nice’ Isn’t Nice

Tuesday, August 21
8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Guardian Angels, Oakdale

Sponsored by the Coalition of Ministry Associations (CMA​) 

Professional Development Study Day, geared toward parish staff members and others working in church ministry, will include presentations from Carol Fowler, D.Min., former director of personnel services for the Archdiocese of Chicago. Her presentation will include opportunities for small group discussion.

In the afternoon, Carol will be joined for a listening session and panel discussion with Archbishop Bernard Hebda, Moderator of the Curia/Vicar General Very Rev. Charles Lachowitzer, Episcopal Vicar for Clergy and Parish Services Very Rev. Michael Tix, and Mary Ellen Moe, director of human resources and benefits for the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis.

Register early – the cost is $25 per person prior to August 1; $35 per person August 2 or later. Register online. Email opcs@archspm.org with questions.

ACRE will host a Social Hour following Professional Development Day. Watch our communications for more details!