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Managing Conflict in the NonProfit Workplace

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Conflict can be good as well as bad. It’s always better if it’s managed timely and appropriately. Find out how to do it legally, safely, and with a positive outcome from our expert speaker, Karen Smithson. Her focus will be on employees and stakeholders of a nonprofit business. CPE Attendence Certificate available upon request.

Sponsored by TeamNFP Software Solutions & its certified TeamNFP Business Partners nationwide.

About our Presenter:

Karen S. Smithson, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Karen Smithson is the Director of Human Resources at Atchley & Associates, LLP, a full-service public accounting firm. Her career has focused on human resources and office administration, primarily supporting professional services organizations. She earned her B.S. in Office Administration from Abilene Christian University.

Karen holds the designation of SPHR, SHRM-SCP. Currently, she is a member of SHRM, AHRMA (President-Elect), the Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Texas, and the Austin Association of Mediators.

As a life-long volunteer Karen has served a number of community, education, and religious organizations. As a trained mediator, she serves as a volunteer mediator at the Dispute Resolution Center. In 2013, she was elected to the Board of Directors for the Austin DRC. From 2009 – 20015, she served as an Ombudsman for the Texas Committee of ESGR (Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve).

Originally presented October 2016.