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ENCORE is a Complimentary Event for Members and Industry Friends

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12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Central

Day 1 – December 15

Leadership Update, Fraternal Education, Delegate Voting

Alliance Board Chair Timothy L. Kuzma
Alliance Board Chair
Timothy L. Kuzma
Alliance Chief Executive Officer Allison Koppel
Alliance Chief Executive Officer
Allison Koppel
Nicole Gourley, Chief Global Membership Officer, Foresters Financial
Mission & Vision Task Force Chair Presentation
Nicole Gourley,
Chief Global Membership Officer, Committee Chair
Foresters Financial
Drew Goesl, Capitol Counsel
Advocacy Update
Drew Goesl,
Capitol Counsel

Fraternal Education — Session 1
Global Economic Update
Thomas Mucha
Presented by:
Thomas Mucha,
Managing Director and Geopolitical Strategist,
Wellington Management

Annual Business Meeting
  • Committee Updates

  • Election of Alliance Board Members

  • Proposed Changes to Constitution

Fraternal Education — Session 2
CEO Counterpoint – How to Make a Strategic Merger a Reality
Presented by:
Craig Van Dyke
Craig Van Dyke,
President & CEO,
Western Fraternal Life Association
Dan Shinnick
Dan Shinnick,
President and CEO,
National Mutual Benefit

Adjournment of ENCORE Day 1
9:00 am – Noon Central

Day 2 - December 16

Future Plans, Fraternal Education, and Virtual Roundtables

Virtual Gavel Presentation
Cynthia Maleski
Incoming Chair
Cynthia Maleski, National President & CEO,
First Catholic Slovak Ladies Association of the USA

Fraternal Education — Session 3
Fraternal Jeopardy
Barbara Cheaney
Game Show Host:
Barbara Cheaney,
Senior VP/Marketing Communications,
Catholic Life Insurance

Fraternal Contributions Finale

A celebration of the fraternal spirit in unprecedented times.

Adjourn to 90-Minute Roundtable Platform in the Virtual Ballroom

*Eligibility: Virtual Ballroom is open only to Fraternal Member Executives and Sponsors. All Alliance Members and approved non-member Industry Friends may attend ENCORE event through Fraternal Session #3.

10:30 am – Noon Central

Virtual Ballroom
Fraternal Roundtables

Fraternal Executives* Will Connect “Zoom-Style” at Dozen of Hosted Tables for 90 Minutes via Amazing New Platform

Two Buildings/Four Floors

  • CEO/VIP Building (private; invite required)

    • Leadership & strategy topics

  • Main Ballroom Building

    • Fraternal Floor offers chapter/community service/communications topics

    • Operations & Governance Floor offers topics on tactical strategies and solutions

    • Sponsor Floor offers business solutions and resource identification

ENCORE Day 2 Adjourns at Noon Central