Directors Travels

Directors Travels

Monday April 15, 2019 – (vacation day)

Bud Mullanix, Director of Human Resources will be hosting a training for managers and individuals interested in becoming managers in their careers.

Cindy Mix, Director of Consumer Services, will be hosting the meeting of the leadership of the Coalition of Local Area Service Providers. The CLASP elected leaders meet monthly

Tuesday April 16, 2019

Senior Leadership will be meeting from 9 am to 12 noon to provide status reports from each department director as well as updates from Angie Sheer who manages many large scale projects from the Mobility Project, the Early Start calendaring, the website, the Learning Management System, and much more.

The American Association on Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities will be hosting a webinar, “Being ‘of the Community’: Exploring and Celebrating Community Living for Adults with IDD” from 1 pm to 2 pm.  “Community Living and Participation for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, edited by Amy Hewitt, PhD, and Kelly Nye-Lengerman, PhD, is an exploration of how to create the ideal conditions to facilitate community living and participation for people with IDD. Register for free: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7203734499401413645

I’ll be in a few private meetings with individual employees to discuss their ideas about workplace engagement.

Wednesday April 17, 2019

VMRC will be hosting a training session, Cerebral Palsy and Brain Injury, in the Cohen Board room in the Stockton office from 10 am to 12 noon. You must register to attend: https://www.vmrc.net/calendar/cerebral-palsy-and-brain-injury-class/

I will be participating in 6 monthly individual supervision meetings with each of the senior leaders that I supervise to provide support for the challenges they face in their leadership roles, culminating in a meeting with President Tom Bowe to prepare for upcoming the board activities.

Thursday April 18, 2019

Mary Sheehan, RN Clinical Director, Bud Mullanix, and I will be participating in interviews all day long for the Clinical Director postion to be available as of this July 2019. We have several high quality applicants and hope to make a decision within a week of the interviews.

The Training and Development workgroup on Case Management, chaired by Cindy Mix, will be meeting in the Stockton office.

Friday April 19, 2019

I’ve set aside time today to review the Learning Management System courses that I have been assigned on the Training and Development Workgroup. The workgroup is almost done with the review of the LMS and about 60% done with the review of the policies and procedures.

The Stockton Ports will be playing the Modesto Nuts at Banner Island Park in Stockton. The Ports have dedicated this game as an Autism Awareness event and VMRC will be having a riend interoffice competition to go along with the fun.  This is a great event for the whole family so come on out and cheer on your local office and your local team. Tickets to the game are only $10 with the promo code “aan2019”: http://bit.ly/PortsGroupPortal.