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Houston Regional Workshop “Human Connection 2019: Focusing on the Employee and Their Well-Being”
The City of Houston Learning & Development Center
4501 Leeland Street
Houston, TX 77023
Thursday, August 01, 2019, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM CDT
Category: Chapter Events

 This is a free workshop (pre-registration is required)

Houston Regional Workshop 

"Human Connection 2019:  Focusing on the Employee and Their Well-Being"



7:15 am

Breakfast, provided by CIGNA

Vendor Booths Open (Cigna, Aetna and United HealthCare)


8:00 am – 8:20 am

Welcome & Opening – Omar C. Reid

Introduction of IPMA-HR Board Members

Introduction of Houston CHRO Members


8:20 am – 9:30 am  

“ADA/FMLA and All the Fun That Comes With That” 

Presenter:  Paul Lamp, 
Karczewski Bradshaw Spalding

Co-Presenter:  Janet May, CHRO
Houston Community College 

9:30 am – 10:40 am

“Student Loan Benefits: Identifying the Right Approach"

Lisabeth Sarin, Director, Client Services
Bright Horizons EdAssist Solutions


10:40 am – 11:00 am


Visit Vendor Booths


11:00 am – 12:15 pm

“Wellness Revolution: How to Stay Ahead of the Curve”

Deck Leader: Dr. Mark Netoskie
Medical Director, CIGNA

Moderator: Margaret Howard, Sr. Health Promotion Manager


Michele Hunnicutt, Director of Employee Wellness
Harris Health System

Sarah Acosta, Wellness Manager
Harris County

Matt Grebliunas, HR Director
City of Lewisville


12:15 pm – 12:30 pm

Closing Remarks – Omar C. Reid, IPMA-HR Texas Chapter President


12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Box Lunches Provided by CIGNA

Vendor Booths  


Thank you to our workshop sponsors:


Contact: [email protected]