Upcoming programs include:

  • NISOD, 2017 (University of Texas) in Austin, Texas (May 27-30):  I will facilitate two sessions:"Publishing and Speaking: Why Not You?" and "The First Day of Class: People Before Paper."
  • St. Petersburg College (Florida). (July 14). Keynote and workshop facilitation for the student success faculty.
  • Ruffalo Noel Levitz in Denver, Colorado (July 26-28): One session titled "P.R.I.D.E.: The Five Choices for Life Success."
  • I would be honored to list your campus, company, or group event as well!

Below you will find a list of venues at which Steve has spoken and facilitated:

I take pleasure in crafting both small workshops and large keynotes to meet your needs.

where

Targeted facilitation to raise awareness, challenge assumptions, and create action.

Upcoming programs include:

  • IFMA-Facility Fusion Conference and Expo. I have been invited as a "Power Speaker" for this international conference. I will appear in Las Vegas (April 3 and 4) and Toronto, Canada (May 17).
  • Trenholm State College. Montgomery, Alabama. (May 10)

  • I will deliver the 2017 Commencement address at Florida State College at Jacksonville on May 11, 2017.

  • NISOD, 2017 (University of Texas) in Austin, Texas (May 27-30):  I will facilitate a special session titled "Publishing and Speaking: Why Not You?"

  • Ruffalo Noel Levitz in Denver, Colorado (July 26-28): One session titled "P.R.I.D.E.: The Five Choices for Life Success."

  • I would be honored to list your campus, company, or group event as well!

Below you will find a list of venues at which Steve has spoken and facilitated:


Campuses

Alabama
•    Calhoun Community College (two keynote presentations and one new faculty workshop facilitation)
•    Trenholm State Technical College (keynote for faculty training).

Arkansas
•    Arkansas State University (Jonesboro)— facilitator for day-long retreat (2010; 2014)
•    Cossatot Community College-The University of Arkansas - (keynote and facilitator for day-long training)
•    Student Success Symposium, University of Central Arkansas
•    Educational Frontiers Group Higher Education Retreat (co-developed and delivered a statewide retreat for Arkansas college and university faculty)

California
•    Innovations Conference 2017 (League of Innovation, San Francisco)
•    Cal Tech Tutor Program (video training call)
•    California State University at Bakersfield

Florida
•    Ana G. Menendez University System, Orlando  (keynote)
•    Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministry  (keynote)
•    Daytona State College
•    Edison State College, Ft. Myers (2-day program on engaging first-year students)
•    Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University--keynote
•    Florida Community College at Jacksonville , Student Choices program
•    Florida Community College at Jacksonville Honor Students Colloquia
•    Florida Community College at Jacksonville (student success faculty)
•    Florida Community College at Jacksonville student tutors
•    Florida State College at Jacksonville--Keynote for the annual Adjunct Convocation (2013; 2014)
•    Florida State College at Jacksonville--Keynote Address for the Early College Class of 2015
•    Florida State College at Jacksonville--Keynote Address for the First Annual Student Success Conference
•    Florida State College at Jacksonville (North Campus) - Academic Discussions presentation
•    Florida State College at Jacksonville--Minority Males Success Initiative keynote
•    Florida State College at Jacksonville--Pathways Academy
•    Florida State College at Jacksonville--Take Stock in Children keynote
•    Florida State College at Jacksonville--Upward Bound Program
•    Team Ain't a Four-letter Word - Jacksonville, Florida high school and middle school teachers (team building)
•    Keiser College, Ft. Lauderdale Campus
•    Keiser College, Tallahassee Campus
•    Keiser College, Sarasota Campus
•    Lynn University - Visiting Scholar-in-Residence
•    Northeast Florida Teachers of English as a Second Language Mini-Conference
•    Polk Community College Faculty Workshop
•    Polk State College New Faculty Workshop
•    Southern Career College- keynote and training
•    Tallahassee Community College (In-service training for Choices for College Success)
•    University of North Florida student tutors

Illinois
•    University of Illinois - staff development + program for student leaders
•    Highlands Community College Upward Bound Program - keynote and retreat facilitator

Louisiana
•    Louisiana State University-Alexandria. Convocation keynote + faculty workshop

Maryland
•    Maryland Association of Private Colleges and Career Schools - keynote
•    Thomson Publishers Faculty Symposium - keynote

Massachusetts
•    Northern Essex Community College - faculty convocation keynote.

Michigan
•    Davenport University--keynote on retention and concurrent session on life choices.
•    Ferris State University -- keynote and facilitation for university Retention Summit

Mississippi
•    Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College - keynote and training
•    Tylertown , Mississippi public schools (secondary teachers)

New Jersey
•    William Patterson University

New Mexico
•    Moran Lecture Series/In-service County Education sponsored by New Mexico Junior College - keynote on how to teach critical thinking

North Carolina
•    Pitt Community College , Greenville (student presentation on life success)
•    Wake Technical Community College (Keynote for faculty development)

Oklahoma
•    Oklahoma State University (student success faculty)

Oregon
•     Portland Community College (Dual Credit Symposium Keynote speaker)

Pennsylvania
•    Community College of Allegheny County (keynote and facilitation)
•    The Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators

South Carolina
•    Coastal Carolina University (student success faculty)
•    Spartanburg Technical College Faculty Leadership Program

South Dakota
•    Sitting Bull College (student summit keynote)

Texas
•    Houston Baptist University (two keynotes and workshop facilitation)
•    San Jacinto College. Houston (full-day leadership academy facilitator)
•    San Jacinto College. Houston  (1/2 day developmental education faculty training facilitator)
•    San Jacinto College (Faculty convocation keynote; discipline enrichment sessions for Science, Math, History and English         Departments)
•    South Texas College. McAllen, Texas (student success faculty)

Virginia
•    Charlotte County Public School System (faculty development)
•    Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA). (Faculty Convocation Keynote)
•    Southside Virginia Community College , Alberta Campus

Wyoming
•    Western Wyoming Community College (facilitated collaborative session on developing the TOTAL student)


Conferences

•    Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) and the National Conference on Allied Health Education (FL. NV)
•    American Mathematical Association for Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC)--featured speaker (FL)
•    Arkansas Association for Developmental Education (ArkADE) - keynote (2x: 2010 and 2013)
•    California Association of Private and Post-Secondary Schools
•    Cengage Learning – keynote (CA. FL. NV.TX)
•    College Reading and Learning Association (CA. OH. MO. UT)
•    Conference on the First-Year Experience sponsored by the National Resource Center, University of South Carolina
     (AZ. CA. CO. FL. GA. TX)
•    Educational Frontiers Group Faculty Retreat to Build a Community for Student Success (Co-founder and Coach) (AR)
•    First Annual Collegiate High School Summit ( Polk Community College ) (FL)
•    Florida Association of Community Colleges—Student Development Commission
•    Florida Association of Post-secondary Schools and Colleges - keynote
•    Florida Junior Community Colleges Student Government Association Conference-keynote (FL)
•    Inspiring Change: Student Success Forum (Pearson Education) (D.C. IL. TX)  Click here to see video.
•    International Conference on College Teaching and Learning - featured speaker (FL)
•    League for Innovation (Innovations Conference) (CA)
•    Maryland Association of Private Colleges and Career Schools - keynote
•    Mathematics Teaching Solutions Workshop sponsored by Thomson Brooks/Cole – keynote (LA. SC)
•    Mississippi Association for Developmental Education (MADE) - keynote and training
•    National Alliance for Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)--Keynote (FL)
•    National Association for Developmental Education. Preconference facilitator and Concurrent Session facilitator
     (D.C. FL. MA. OH. SC. TN. TX)
•    National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development - featured speaker (TX)
•    North Florida Writers Group
•    Northeast Florida Teachers of English as a Second Language Mini-Conference
•    Thomson Publishers Faculty Symposium – keynote (MD)
•    Pearson National Forum on Student Success - featured speaker (CA. IL. LA)
•    Pearson Prentice Hall National Sales Meeting (AZ)
•    Ruffalo Noel Levitz National Conference on Student Recruitment, Marketing, and Retention-keynote and concurrent sessions
     (CO. FL. GA. IL. LA. MA)
•    Students in Transition Annual Conference sponsored by the National Resource Center, University of South Carolina (MO)
•    Teaching Academic Survival Skills Conference–keynote (FL)
•    Teaching and Learning Conference, Ashland Community College (KY)
•    Teresa Farnum and Associates Workshop on Retention - featured speaker (CO)
•    The Colorado Private School Association - keynote
•    The Florida Department of Education, Achieving the Dream--Connections 2007 Conference - keynote
•    The Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators
•    Virginia Community College Association—keynote
•    Virginia Master Teacher Seminar
•    Wyoming Student Affairs Conference (keynote and breakout session facilitation)


Corporate/Associations/Non-Profits/Government

•    Beaches Emergency Assistance Ministry-keynote (FL)
•    Celebrating Possibilities— keynote
•    Child Guidance Center Quarterly meeting–keynote (FL)
•    City of Jacksonville , Department of Community Services (FL)
•    Innovative Educators--shot two videos for student success (well-being; training tutors) (CO)
•    International Facility Managers Associate (Jacksonville Chapter)--keynote for their Professional Development Forum (FL)
•    International Facility Managers Associate (Facility Fusion Power Speaker)

•    Jacksonville Harmony Chorus Annual Show - Master of Ceremonies (FL)
•    Legacy of Care Free Health Care Annual Gala–keynote (FL)
•    Northeast Florida Association of Realtors
•    Raines High School GEAR UP Program (FL)
•    Sulzbacher Center for the Homeless (FL)
•    Take Stock in Children (Duval)-keynote (FL)
•    Wells Fargo Northeast Florida management team (FL)