2019 Event Highlights

19 hours of insights 

45 organizations 

23 speakers

65+ attendees

Past Presentations 

Traci DiMartini

How New Approaches to Leadership Development & Promotion will Empower Your Managers to Take Up the Mantle & Lead Government Agencies into the Future 

Traci DiMartini, Chief Human Capital Officer, Peace Corps 

LEAP: Rethinking leadership development to empower managers to lead government agencies into the future

Karen Niparko

The New Approach to Talent Acquisition That Will Enable Government Agencies to Compete with the Private Sector for Top Talent

Karen Niparko, Chief Human Resources Officer, City & County of Denver 

LEAP: Transforming the way we approach talent acquisition to compete with the private sector for top talent. 

 

Kim Bauhs

Re-inventing the Way Government Agencies Deliver HR Services: Become a Strategic Partner & Guide Effective Decision Making on Attracting, Developing & Retaining the Workforce of the Future 

Kim Bauhs, Chief Human Capital Officer, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration 

LEAP: Rethinking how to become more strategic and less transactional in public sector HR 

 

Rebecca Hunter

Transforming HR into the Business Partner that Government Needs to Recruit & Retain a 21st Century Workforce 

Rebecca Hunter, Former HR Commissioner, State of Tennessee 

LEAP: Leveraging customer focused government goals to create state-wide and top-down alignment to achieve an engaged and motivated workforce. 

Micro-learnings

 

“One of the best conferences I have been to” 

“An empowering experience, it was great to connect with other like-minded professionals who want to change the HR world. One of the best conferences I have been to.”  

City of Tuscon 

“An extremely valuable conference” 

"An extremely valuable conference filled with government thought leaders, actionable leading practices and connections for the future."

Karen Niparko, Chief Human Resources Officer, City & County of Denver 

"I appreciated the intimate nature of the group, the direct dialogue among attendees, the tangible access to presenters after each session, and the relevant information! Thank you!" 

Rende Mackay, Director of Human Resources, Labor & Industry, Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services 

“It was a dynamic, fresh approach to HR training and networking 

“It was a dynamic, fresh approach to HR training and networking. Bringing together the different government levels worked, the format was fantastic, with ample time for people to speak to one another and share ideas.”

Traci DiMartini, Chief Human Capital Officer, Peace Corps 

"The best government HR conference I have attended."

Brandy Winterbottom-Whitney, Deputy Director of Human Resources, County of San Diego  

“Fast-moving agenda, ample networking time, and overall positive energy 

“This was a successful experiment around combining federal, state, and local government with an effectively fast-moving agenda, ample networking time, and overall positive energy.”

Keith Krut, Director of People Analytics, NASA 

“A truly informative and inspirational experience!” 

"A great opportunity to speak to other government HR leaders, from all sectors of government. We share many issues in common but approach them from different angles them differently based on our government system. I loved hearing about the leaps they had made and the challenges they overcame -a truly informative and inspirational experience!"

Kim Bauhs, Chief Human Capital Officer, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration 

"I'd say that LEAP HR: Government was by far the most innovative conference I've ever attended!"

Maurice Brown, Director of Human Resources, City of Cincinnati 

A transformative experience for those of us in public sector human resource management 

The format of learn, discuss and apply made this more than just a conference or seminar event. A transformative experience for those of us in public sector human resource management. 

Sandra Kellam, Chief Human Resources Officer, Ohio Department of Commerce 

LEAP HR: Government Community Includes:

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National Defense University
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NYC Mayors Office Labor relations
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Sumner County
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