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Monday, June 6 • 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Session 2H: Life Cycle of a CAC: What to Do With the Very Hungry Caterpillar

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Organizations typically move through several different stages of development—from birth to adolescence to maturity (and sometimes decline). With limited resources, it can be difficult for a Chapter to know how much energy to invest and at what time to best promote 1) local organizational health, and 2) the integrity of the CAC movement overall. This workshop will explore ways for Chapters to positively intervene with local CACs and help Chapters identify when it’s time to hold back so that metamorphosis can begin. 
Suggested Session Track: Chapter

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Emily Chittenden-Laird

Executive Director, West Virginia Child Advocacy Network (WVCAN)
Emily Chittenden-Laird came to the CAC movement as an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service to America) in rural West Virginia as a forensic interviewer, and was involved in local and statewide development issues. As the Executive Director of the West Virginia Child Advocacy Network, Emily provides leadership in every aspect of the CAC movement in the state — from training to developing public policy. Her recognition as one of the State... Read More →

Monday June 6, 2016 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Mount Vernon Square B Renaissance Washington DC Hotel

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