P.O. Box 1924 | Baton Rouge | LA 70821

2020 LANO Annual Conference

Keynote Speaker – Joan Cronan

Women’s Athletic Director Emeritus Consultant and Advisor to the Chancellor The University of Tennessee

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 outbreak, this year’s conference has been postponed. Further details TBA.
LANO will host the 2020 Annual Conference at The Tracy Center in Baton Rouge.
This year’s one-day intensive conference will focus on Empowerment. We invite you to join us as we convene the region’s nonprofit directors, staff, board, volunteers, funders & supporters and tackle important topics affecting the nonprofit sector.
Registration & Breakfast 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Keynote Speaker Joan Cronan 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Networking 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Breakout Session 1

Susan Garrard – Fundraising & Sustainability

David Thompson – Protecting Nonprofit Nonpartisanship 

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Networking and Bonus Breakout John Williams – JCW 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lunch and Annual Meeting 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Afternoon Speaker Vicki Clark – Board Diversity 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Breakout Session 2

Mary Ellen Slayter – Content Marketing & Storytelling

Doug Kelly – Can Technology Transform the Nonprofit Sector

2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
Cocktail Hour and Tracy Center Open House 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Afternoon Speaker – Vicki Clark

Building the Capacity of Organizations

Guest Speakers

Mary Ellen Slayter – Founder and CEO, Rep Cap


David Thompson – VP of Public Policy, National Council of Nonprofits


Susan Garrard – President & CEO, Mississippi Children’s Museum

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Doug Kelly – Strategic Business Consultant, Compass Pro Bono

Thank you to our Sponsors!

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The Tracy Center

1800 S Acadian Thruway | Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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