2021 Virtual Annual Conference

April 21-23, 2021

Virtual

Wednesday, April 21

8:30 – 8:45 a.m.

Welcome/Introductions

8:45 – 10:15 a.m.

MMC Advanced Academy I
Take this Job and Love It
Martha Bryan, Bryan & Bryan Associates

10:15 – 10:30 a.m.

Break

10:30 a.m. – noon

MMC Advanced Academy I
Overcoming Negativity in the Local Government Workplace
Martha Bryan

Noon – 1 p.m

Lunch on your own

1 – 3 p.m.

MMC Advanced Academy I
Surviving & Thriving During Times of Change in Local Government
Martha Bryan

3 – 3:15 p.m.

Break

3:15 – 4:45 p.m.

MMC Advanced Academy I
Keeping Cool, Calm, Collected & Healthy When the Pressure is On

Martha Bryan

Thursday, April 22

9 – 10:15 a.m.

MMC Advanced Academy II
Facilitation Skills for Successful Meetings

Donna Warner, Adjunct Instructor, UNC School of Government

10:15 – 10:30 a.m.

Break

10:30 a.m. – noon

MMC Advanced Academy II
Facilitation Skills for Successful Meetings (Continued)
Donna Warner

Noon – 1 p.m.

Lunch on your own

1 – 2 p.m.

MMC Advanced Academy II
Recurring Issues: Answers to Persistent Questions
Rebecca Badgett, Local Government Legal Educator, UNC School of Government
Bob Hagemann, Partner, Poyner Spruill, LLP; Chatham County Attorney

2 – 2:15 p.m.

Break

2:15 – 3:15 p.m.

MMC Advanced Academy II
Recurring Issues: Answers to Persistent Questions (Continued)
Rebecca Badgett
Bob Hagemann

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Business Meeting
NC Association of County Clerks

IIMC Update
Camilla Pitman, MMC, PLC, City of Greenville, SC

Friday, April 23

9 – 10:30 a.m.

Virtual Banquet & Installation of Officers

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.

Break

10:45 – 11:30 a.m.

MMC Advanced Academy II
Legislative Update for County Clerks
Amy Bason, Deputy Director & General Counsel, NCACC

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Lunch on your own

12:30 – 2 p.m.

Achieving the Experience “No Vacancy:” Appointed Boards and Commissions
Camilla Pitman, City Clerk, Greenville, SC