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Thursday, June 1, 2023             
University of Wisconsin Stevens Point-Wausau Center for Civic Engagement Theater
625 Stewart Ave, Wausau, WI 54401

8:00 am Check-in and Networking 

8:30 am Forum Begins

-LIFE Report Chair, Tara Draeger, Director of System Community Health at Aspirus Health, will give an overview to the community on the 2023 LIFE Report Calls to Action and community Successes and Progress.


-Keynote Speaker, Paul Schmitz, CEO of Leading Inside Out, will walk attendees through the approach of “Everyone Leads: Building the Culture for Collective Impact.”

Paul Schmitz builds the collective leadership of organizations and communities to achieve greater social impact through his roles as Senior Advisor at The Collective Impact Forum and CEO of Leading Inside Out. He is also the author of Everyone Leads: Building Leadership from the Community Up, and the former CEO of Public Allies, where he helped more than 5,000 diverse young adults begin careers working for the community and social change. Paul is a faculty member of The Asset-Based Community Development Institute, was a social innovation advisor to the Obama White House, and has been named three separate years to The Nonprofit Times list of the 50 most influential nonprofit leaders in America. He lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with his wife and five children.

This event is free, and everyone is encouraged to register

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