Welcome, Alumni!

Retreats

New this year, NCCCLP Alumni Group is excited to be hosting a face-to-face alumni retreat this March 2023, and it is open to all NCCCLP Alumni.

Mark your calendars for the Spring 2023 Alumni Retreat! The March 2023 Alumni Retreat will be Thursday March 16th and Friday March 17th. Further information about the Spring 2023 Alumni Retreat will be available here by February 6, 2023.

We are also pleased to announce that we will have a second in-person day together on the morning of graduation on April 28th, 2023! This will be held at the North Campus on Guilford Technical Community College—more details to be provided later.

Spring 2023 Alumni Retreat

Thursday, March 16th & Friday, March 17th

Location: Sandhills Community College in Pinehurst, NC

The retreat will begin at 12:30pm on Thursday with a keynote speaker, followed by three 1 hour sessions from 1:30pm – 5:00pm. See below for session details.

Retreat Registration

The Spring 2023 Alumni Retreat Registration is open from now until March 14th, 2023. For all NCCCLP Lifetime Alumni the registration fee is WAIVED. Click here to see if you are a lifetime member, and then register below.

 

NCCCLP graduates who are not already a Lifetime Alumni member may join by paying the one time $100 Alumni Lifetime Membership Fee. This registration allows graduates to attend the retreat at no cost and all future NCCCLP and OLE professional development activities.

  • Please make your payment by mailing a check payable to:
  •      NCCCLP
  •      CVCC - Attn: Robin Ross
  •      2550 Hwy 70 SE,
  •      Hickory, NC 28602

All check payments must be received prior to March 14th, 2023. Once you have mailed your check to become a Lifetime Member, please register for the retreat below.

Register Now!

Hotel Information

The following hotels are recommended for the NCCCLAG Spring Alumni Retreat. Please be sure to book your hotel room prior to your arrival to the retreat.

Residence Inn

 

105 Brucewood Rd

Southern Pines, NC 28387

(910)693-3400 

Book Residence Inn

SpringHill Suites

10024 US 15-501

Pinehurst, NC 28374

(910)695-0234

Book SpringHill Suites

Hampton Inn

200 Columbus Drive

Aberdeen, NC 28315

(910)693-4330

Book Hampton Inn

Hilton Garden Inn

155 S Hill Rd

Aberdeen, NC 28315

(910)692-0801

Book Hilton Garden Inn

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

155 Partner Circle

Southern Pines, NC 28387

(910)693-2280

Book Holiday Inn

Schedule for Spring 2023 Retreat

Thursday, March 16th

12:00 – 12:30 PM Retreat Check In

12:30 – 1:15 PM Keynote Session
Culturally Responsive Leadership: Activating All Assets
Presenter: Natasha Lipscomb, Vice-President of Student Success, Rowan-Cabarrus CC, Certified John Maxwell Trainer, NCCCLP Graduate (pictured below) 

Natasha Lipscomb, NCCCLAG 2023 Retreat Guest Keynote Speaker

1:30 – 2:30 PM Breakout Session I (A & B)
Session I (A): Lessons About Leadership from the Donut Box
Presenter: Gilbert Umberger - Assistant Director, Student Enrichment, Durham Technical CC

Session I (B): TBA

2:45 – 3:45 PM Breakout Session II (C & D)
Session II (C): From Burnout to Breakthrough
Presenter: Dr. Christy Holmes, Dean of Arts & STEM, Central Carolina CC

Session II (D): TBA
Presenter: Suzanne Rohrbaugh, Vice-President for Instructional Services, Randolph CC

4:00 – 5:00 PM Breakout Session III (E & F)

Session III (E): Navigating Transformational Change through an Equity Lens
Presenter: Dr. Angela Davis, Vice-President, CTEO, Office of the President, Durham Technical CC

Session III (F): Cookies, Cursive, and Crucial Conversations: Personal-Touch Leadership
Presenter: Dr. Tracy Mancini, President, Carteret CC

8:00 PM Evening Social

Friday, March 17th

8:00 – 8:20 AM Juice and Muffins
All Thursday Sessions will be repeated on Friday. During all time slots, participants may choose to attend a Fishbowl Activity. Please see below for more info on the Fishbowl sessions.

8:30 – 9:30 AM Breakout Session IV (A & B)

Session IV (A): Lessons About Leadership from the Donut Box
Presenter: Gilbert Umberger - Assistant Director, Student Enrichment, Durham Technical CC

Session IV (B): TBA

9:45 – 10:45 AM Breakout Session V (E & F)

Session V (E): Navigating Transformational Change through an Equity Lens
Presenter: Dr. Angela Davis, Vice-President, CTEO, Office of the President, Durham Technical CC

Session V (F): Cookies, Cursive, and Crucial Conversations: Personal-Touch Leadership
Presenter: Dr. Tracy Mancini, President, Carteret CC

11:00- 12:00 AM Breakout Session VI

Session VI (C): From Burnout to Breakthrough
Presenter: Dr. Christy Holmes, Dean of Arts & STEM, Central Carolina CC

Session VI (D): TBA
Presenter: Suzanne Rohrbaugh, Vice-President for Instructional Services, Randolph CC

Fishbowl Activity

If you choose not to attend a session, you have the option of joining a Round table “Fishbowl” activity.  Current issue/questions that have been selected will be drawn out of the bowl and discussed.

Contact The NCCCLAG Management Team

North Carolina Community College Leadership Alumni Group (NCCCLAG) 

DrPatAkers
Dr.
Pat Akers

P.A. Training Solutions

 

 

North Carolina Community College Leadership Program, Founder

 

336.886.6983
pakers@nccclp.com

Mary Bridschge
Mary Bridschge

Director of Curriculum Operations & Leadership Development 

 

Sandhills

Community College

 

3395 Airport Road 

Pinehurst, NC 28326  

910.246.4128 

 mbridschge@nccclp.com

Staci Wilson
Staci
Wilson

Executive Director, Office of Learning Support

 

 

Catawba Valley

Community College

 

2550 Hwy 70 SE 

Hickory, NC 28602  

828.327.7000 x4525 

 swilson@nccclp.com

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Michael Boone

 Mathematics Faculty

 

 

 

Gaston

College

 

828.719.7411

mboone@nccclp.com

JohnWilliamson
John Williamson

Department Chair/Associate Professor & Coordinator, Mathematics

 

 Sandhills

Community College

 

910.695.3749

johnwilliamson@nccclp.com

 

 

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