Thursday, September 23, 2021
Arrival, meet and greet: 5:45 p.m.
BOD Leadership Introductions and Dinner: 6:15 p.m.
Speaker Presentation: 6:45 to 8:00 p.m.


Crystal Gardens Banquet & Conference Center
5768 East Grand River Avenue
Howell, MI 48843
MiAND is working very closely with the staff at Crystal Gardents to ensure save COVID practices


Welcome, Michigan Academy Board of Directors, District Presidents and President-elects, Dietetic Groups, Task Force Leaders, and Future MiAND Leaders! We hope you can join us for this complimentary dinner, CPE educational event, and leadership preparation.

If you are new to MiAND Leadership or interested in a position, you will have an opportunity to talk with our current MiAND Leadership BOD to get your questions answered and learn more about areas of leadership that you enjoy. Find out how you can make a difference in your profession!

Speaker Presentation

Casey J. Coker, MA, MS, LMFT, LPC will provide an engaging presentation focusing on individual values and strengths to empower teams. This presentation is intended to help you in your work and personal life, and volunteer leadership position. 1.5 CPEUs will be provided for the presentation.

About the Presenter:

Casey J. Coker is employed as a Psychotherapist and Clinical Behavioral Health Trainer for Bronson in the department of Community Health, Equity, and Inclusion.


  •       Describe what values and strengths are and how to identify them in ourselves and in our teams
  •       Participate in a values and strengths based exercise that we can use with our teams
  •       Identify opportunities for leaders to empower teams to operate from a place of meaning, value, and strength


Contact the Michigan Academy at: 586.774.7447, or email: mda.execdir@sbcglobal.net