The Show Me Summit is Back — And We’re Better Together!

This year, ma4 is delighted to partner with the Age Positive Conference held annually for Kansas City metro leaders in aging. This will be one-of-a-kind Missouri statewide + Kansas City regional summit! The summit convenes the most trusted experts and leaders in the field of aging services in the bi-state region. Attendees include professionals and volunteers working in AAAs, senior centers, nutrition services, libraries, parks, and other venues that provide programming for older adults.

Position your business in the spotlight at this one-of-a-kind joint Missouri + Kansas City Metro Summit among the most trusted experts and leaders in the field of aging services in the bi-state region.

Call for Presentations

We invite you to help us create a stimulating program by sharing your expertise and knowledge in the field of aging services. Please share your workshop proposal for the 2022 Summit by May 27, 2022.

MoALSO MEETING

Missouri Association of Levy Boards and Senior Organizations (MoALSO) network meeting.

Monday, September 12, 7:30-12:00 pm Open to all, separate registration from ma4 required.

This special ½ day meeting is for counties that currently have a senior levy fund and for those that want to learn more about the senior levy statute. Attendees will learn about the new Levy Board Association and how we can assist current and new senior services levy boards to improve the lives of Missouri seniors. We will highlight Innovative programs and services that levy fund boards provide and opportunities for partnerships. New and existing boards will benefit from each other as we share senior levy governance tips, policy and procedures, and sample documents to insure your senior levy campaign board runs smoothly and efficient.

Registration is $50.00 and includes breakfast. Please complete the registration attached and pay separately from the Ma4 conference. Contact: Tina Uridge tina@claycsoeniors.org 816-455-4800 for more information.

Featured Speakers

Kathy Greenlee, J.D.

Kathy Greenlee, J.D., served for seven years as U.S. Assistant Secretary for Aging and Administrator of the Administration for Community Living, at the Department of Health & Human Services in Washington, D.C. Prior to working in Washington, she worked for 18 years in Kansas state government, including her time as Kansas Secretary of Aging. During her 25 years in public service, Kathy developed expertise in the areas of aging, long-term care, disability, elder abuse, health care, LGBTQ health, and community-based services. Greenlee currently works as a consultant on projects related to Medicaid, aging services, nursing home care and elder abuse. She is the board chair for the National Council on Aging. Kathy is a University of Kansas graduate, having received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a J.D. from the School of Law.

Lodging

Reservations

Join us in Kansas City at the Intercontinental Kansas City at the Plaza!

Use the above link; select “book now,” enter your arrival and departure dates, then click “search.” Register Early for Special Room Rates: $129/night.

Schedule At A Glance

8:00 am-noonExhibitor Set-Up
7:30 am-noonMoALSO Tax Levy Boards Meeting
9:00 am-noonma4 Board Meeting
Noon-5:30 pmExhibit Hall Open
1:00-2:30 pmOpening Plenary Session: Special Keynote: Kathy Greenlee
2:30-3 pmBreak to View Exhibits
3:00-4 pmBreakout Sessions #1 + Advocacy Intensives Part 1
4:00-4:15 pmBreak to View Exhibits
4:15-5:30 pmBreakout Sessions #2 + Advancing Our Shared Advocacy Intensive Part 2
6:00 pmReception and Dinner
7:30-8:30amContinental Breakfast
7:30-4pmExhibit Hall Open
8:30 amWelcome
8:45-9:45 amMorning Plenary Session
9:45-10:15 amBreak to View Exhibits
10:15-11:15 amBreakout Sessions #3
12:30-1:30 pmLuncheon
1:45-2:45Breakout Sessions #4
2:45-3:15pmBreak to View Exhibits
3:15-4:15 pmBreakout Sessions #5
4:30 pmOptional Activities

7:30-8:30 amContinental Breakfast
7:30-noonExhibit Hall Open
8:30-9:30 amMorning Plenary
9:30-9:45 amBreak to View Exhibits
9:45-10:45 amBreakout Sessions
10:45-11:00 amBreak
11:00-12:00 pmBreakout Sessions
12:15-12:45 pmma4 Updates, Announcements, Box Lunch

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