Agenda + Speakers
2:45 – 3:00 PM – Registration
3:00 PM – Welcome from Jim Heilman (Partner, CliftonLarsonAllen), Chair of GreenSeam’s Business Retention & Expansion Committee
3:10 PM – Community Leader Keynote presented by Joe McCabe, Former City Administrator for Madelia (20+ years) and City Manager of St. James (2006 – 2016)
3:40 PM – Company/Industry Keynote (Speaker TBD)
4:10 PM – Company Case Study presented by Val Johnson, VP, Human Resources and Administration at Christensen Farms
Valerie (“Val”) Johnson leads teams focused on creating differentiated Team Member engagement. This includes all areas that empower a positive, unique employee experience. She is Vice President of Human Resources (talent, leadership, culture, total rewards) and Administration (office, aviation). Ms. Johnson joined Christensen Farms in April 2015 and possesses a comprehensive, strategic view of the functions she leads along with the connection of employee experience to achieve business goals. Click to view more.
4:40 PM – International Professional Experience presented by Victor Martinez, Production Improvement Specialist at Schwartz Farms
5:00 PM – Speaker Panel & Open Dialogue (Moderator TBD): Where do we go from here? How can businesses, communities, and the region come together?
5:25 PM – Event Wrap-Up
5:30 PM – Networking + Happy Hour