2021 OPRA Virtual Spring Conference

General Conference Info

VIRTUAL SPRING CONFERENCE DATES

May 6 - 7, 2021

 

  • Thursday, May 6, 2021 –  Keynote & Conference Sessions & Virtual Happy Hour!

  • Friday, May 7, 2021 – Legislative Update & Conference Sessions 

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

Questions?

Contact Melissa Fannon, Events Manager: mfannon@opra.org 


 

Agenda

2021 OPRA VIRTUAL SPRING CONFERENCE AGENDA

Thursday, May 6th

Headliner Conference Sponsor
Headliner Sponsor Pharmacy Specialty Group

8:30 - 9:00am

WELCOME

Peter Moore, OPRA President & CEO

9:00 - 10:00am

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

It's Not The Map, It's The Terrain That Keeps People Conquering The Mountains

Speaker: Alonzo Kelly, Kelly Leadership Group
 

KEYNOTE SPONSOR

Direct Care Innovations Keynote Sponsor

10:30 - 11:30am LEADERSHIP HEALTHCARE WORKFORCE HOT TOPICS

 

 

 


SPEAKERS:

 

Session 2 Session 3 Session 4 Session 5
The Secret Ingredient To Effective Leadership:  Ask Better Questions! Mental Health - Me, Myself and My Consumers How We Changed the Narrative and Started to Increase DSP Retention Leading During Trauma
Alonzo Kelly
Kelly Leadership Group
Dr. William Bauer
RHDD
Brandi Body & Anna Jeffries
Licking County Board of DD
Jason Harris
LADD, Inc.
 

Sponsored by

Safedose Session Sponsor

   
12:00 - 1:00pm LEADERSHIP HEALTHCARE WORKFORCE HOT TOPICS

 

 

 


SPEAKERS:

Session 6 Session 7 Session 8 Session 9
Building a Customer Experience Culture Psychotropic Polypharmacy
in I/DD
Successful Strategies to Confront the DSP Workforce Crisis The Other R Word
Alison Circle
Columbus Metropolitan Library
Kelly Malkamaki
Pharmacy Specialty Group
Angela Rapp-Kennedy, CQL
Suzy Pelok, CQL
Susie Burke, I Am Boundless
Panel
Sponsored by
Session Sponsor Hutcheson

Sponsored by
Headliner Sponsor Pharmacy Specialty Group

i am boundless Bronze Sponsor  
1:00 - 2:00pm

VIRTUAL LUNCH SPONSORLUNCH SPONSOR: INSIGNIA

2:00 - 3:00pm LEADERSHIP HEALTHCARE WORKFORCE HOT TOPICS

 

 

 

 


SPEAKERS:

Session 10 Session 11 Session 12 Session 13
Are You Connected? Providing Support to Individuals with Complex Needs Improving the DSP Experience Crack in the Armor:  How COVID-19 Has Highlighted Flaws in the Models Supporting People with Disabilities
Scott Marks & Pete Moore
OPRA
Kelly Barnett
OSU Nisonger Behavior Support Services
Bethany Toledo
OADSP
Shana Hormann
Organizational Trauma and Healing

Sponsored by

INSocial Risk Session Sponsor

     
6:30 - 7:30pm

VIRTUAL HAPPY HOUR
Virtual Happy Hour Go Game

2021 OPRA VIRTUAL SPRING CONFERENCE AGENDA

Friday, May 7th

9:00 - 10:00am

OHIO'S STATE BUDGET:  Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going

Speakers:  Mike Toman, The Success Group;  Anthony Aquillo, The Success Group;  Pete Moore, OPRA & Christine Touvelle, OPRA

10:30 - 11:30am FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL VISION DAY & EMPLOYMENT SERVICES RESIDENTIAL WAIVER SERVICES ICF

 

 

 


SPEAKERS:

 

Session 15 Session 16 Session 17 Session 18
The ANCOR Perspective State of the States:  Employment Services in a Post-Pandemic World MUI Culture The Ohio Individual Service Plan (OISP) and What Can the QIDP Expect?
Shannon McCracken
ANCOR
Suzzanne Freeze
Institute for Community Inclusion
Scott Phillips, DODD &
Chuck Davis, Franklin Co. Board of DD
Lisa Ahlersmeyer
DODD
Sponsored by:

OPRA 2020 SWAG SPONSOR VORYS
 

Sponsored by

Brittco Session Sponsor

 
12:00 - 1:00pm FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL VISION DAY & EMPLOYMENT SERVICES RESIDENTIAL WAIVER SERVICES ICF

 

 

 


SPEAKERS:

Session 19 Session 20 Session 21 Session 22
The Future of Ohio's Service System Developing Successful Employer Partnerships The "Person" In-Person Centered Planning MUI Culture Within the ICF
Panel John Bryson & Lauren Steinbacher
NEXT for AUTISM
Angela Rapp-Kennedy, CQL
Suzy Pelok, CQL 

Susie Burke, I Am Boundless
Scott Phillips, DODD &
Chuck Davis, Franklin Co. Board of DD

Sponsored byBrady Ware & Company Session Sponsor

 

Sponsored by

Brittco Session Sponsor

 
1:00 - 2:00pm

VIRTUAL LUNCH SPONSORLunch Sponsor: Momentum Telecom

2:00 - 3:00pm FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL VISION DAY & EMPLOYMENT SERVICES RESIDENTIAL WAIVER SERVICES ICF
  Session 23 Session 24 Session 25 Session 26
The Power of Trust and Relationships Integrating and Innovating Through the Disruption:  Embracing the Humanity of People Managing Your Mission Cost Reporting 101

 

SPEAKERS:

Pamela Combs,  Montgomery Co. Board of DD &
Steve Williams, Belmont Co. Board of DD
Panel Jamie Steele, MSW
Ohio Valley Residential Services
Gary Brown, BradyWare & Ashley McKinney, DODD

 

Sponsored byAdvocate Sponsor: Preferred Risk Solutions      

 

Registration

$155 Members

$300 Non-Members

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

Questions?

Contact Melissa Fannon, Events Manager at mfannon@opra.org

Sponsors/Exhibitors

Sponsor & Exhibitor Registrations for the OPRA 2021 Spring Conference

Interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor for the 2021 SPRING Conference?

CLICK HERE TO SPONSOR


HEADLINER SPONSOR

Headliner Sponsor Pharmacy Specialty Group

PLATINUM

Brady Ware & Company Session Sponsor INSocial Risk Session Sponsor Platinum Sponsor: Hutcheson Pharmacy Safedose gift sponsor OPRA 2020 SWAG SPONSOR VORYS

KEYNOTE

Silver Sponsor: DCi Software

BRONZE

i am boundless Bronze Sponsor Sedgwick Bronze Sponsor Philadelphia Bronze Sponsor


VIRTUAL LUNCH SPONSORS

LUNCH SPONSOR: INSIGNIA Lunch Sponsor: Momentum Telecom

For additional sponsorship and exhibitor information please contact
Melissa Fannon, Events Manager: mfannon@opra.org