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Strategic Planning for Chapter Success

Jennifer ConnellyPresented by Jennifer Connelly, Manager, Domestic Chapter Services, ACS Division of Member Services

This webinar provides chapter leaders with an overview of strategic planning tools that can be used to achieve short- and long-term goals. Whether your chapter is holding an annual planning retreat or trying to achieve one specific goal the strategies discussed in this webinar can help your chapter set the groundwork for ongoing success.

Learning Objectives

  • Provide an overview of the key steps in the strategic planning process
  • Learn how these steps can be implemented in your chapter to achieve goals that will lead to sustained chapter success
  • Provide a framework to track progress and assign accountability

More about Jennifer Connelly

Jennifer Connelly joined the American College of Surgeons (ACS) as the Domestic Chapter Services Manager in January 2016. In this role, she is the primary liaison to the ACS’ 67 domestic chapters and provides leadership to chapter volunteers and staff to enhance chapter services for members.

Jennifer joined ACS from the American College of Healthcare Executives where she spent more than eight years working in various roles related to managing chapters and volunteers. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Iowa and a master’s degree in Public Service Management from DePaul University.

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