Speakers and Presentations 2022-23

Residential Session #1: Raleigh NC

Ten Years to Midnight“, Blair Sheppard
“Reading the Tea Leaves”, Claudia Fernandez
“MBTI”, Claudia Fernandez
CPI 260”, Mitch Owen
360 Feedback“, Claudia Fernandez
The Art and Science of Negotiation: Maximizing Outcomes”,  David Henard
Organizational Systems Thinking”,  Rick Rocchetti
Center for Environmental Farming Systems” CEFS Overview” Michelle S. Schroeder-Moreno
Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center BTEC
Plant Science Initiative Building
“Peer Coaching”, Claudia Fernandez
“Mentoring Session”, Sam Pardue
Vigilant Leadership: Futuring: Anticipation & Action”, Bob Treadway

Chancellor Woodson’s bio
Carol Reilly’s bio
Gary Pierzynski’s bio
Andy Thulin’s bio

MBTI: Z Problem SolvingBridging S-N SkillsCommunication CompassMBTI Selling TipsMBTI Type an StressCulture of Communication
Peer Coaching:  Barkai ChorusPeer Coaching exercise
Mentoring: Mentoring Guidance; First Meeting Agenda; Meeting Agenda; Mentoring Evaluation
Futuring: Handout

Residential Session #2: Columbus, OH


Speaker Bios

Session Evaluation

Day 1: Sunday, February 12, 2023

OSU Welcome, Gary Pierzynski, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education, Director, Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station, OSU

Leadership Insights, Don Pope-Davis, Dean, College of Education and Human Ecology, OSU

Day 2: Monday, February 13, 202

Leadership Success and Derailment, Claudia Fernandez, FSLI Leadership Core Director

From Excellent to Eminence: Public-Private Partnerships, Michael Papadakis, Senior Vice President and CFO, OSU    

Academic Leadership from the Perspective of a Provost, Melissa Gilliam, Executive Vice President and Provost, OSU

  • Presentation                               

Conducting Difficult Conversations, Mitch Owen, Mitchen, Inc.

Deans Dinner


Day 3: Tuesday, February 14, 2023

Fundraising and Friend-raising for Senior Leadership

Sara Rubin, Vice President for Development, OSU

Cathann A. Kress, Vice President Agricultural Administration and Dean of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, OSU

Keith DiDonato, Chief Advancement Officer, OSU

Refreshing Our Role, Cathann A. Kress, Vice President Agricultural Administration and Dean of the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, OSU

Strategic Research Development, Deborah W. Hernandez, Associate Vice President, Strategic Research and Development and Director, Research Development Office, OSU

Managing Change and Leading with Empathy Case Study, Jessica Phillips, Director of Learner Innovation and Success, OSU

  • Presentation                             

The FIRO-B, Claudia Fernandez, FSLI Leadership Core Director

Day 4: Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Critical & High Stress Communications, Vincent Covello, Center for Risk Communication

Abbott Nutrition Global Case Study

Sriram Tharmapuram, Director of Consumer Science, Global Product Research & Development, Abbott Nutrition, R&D

Jamie Perry, Director, Package Innovation + Sustainability Nutrition  Division, Abbott Nutrition

Christine Steele, Director of Clinical Development, Scientific & Medical Affairs, R&D, Abbott Nutrition

Kathleen (Katie) Thrush, Section Manager, Clinical Development & Compliance, Abbott Nutrition                              

Day 5: Thursday, February 16, 2023

Emotional Intelligence and Facing Tough Challenges, Claudia Fernandez, FSLI Leadership Core Director

Program Evaluation, Sam Pardue, FSLI Director      

Residential Session #3: Pismo Beach, CA