Head, Heart & Soul of Leadership 2.0

NCASC EMERGING LEADERS CONFERENCE

FOR STUDENT LEADERS IN GRADES 6-9

SATURDAY, JANUARY 30, 2021  •  HOSTED VIRTUALLY BY WAKEFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL

Conference Agenda

9:00 – 9:40am
Opening General Session (Vimeo Live Stream)
  • Welcome 
  • Roll Call
  • Introduction of Speaker
  • Keynote by Mr. Chris Seifert (bio below)
9:43 – 10:10am
Council Sessions (Zoom)

Advisers will meet separately with Mr. Seifert.

10:13 – 10:45am
Skillshops: The Head of Leadership (Zoom)

Topics cover the essential skills needed to help leaders become more effective. Advisors will meet separately.

10:45 – 10:50am
Break

(on your own)

10:50 – 10:52am
General Session 2 (Vimeo Live Stream; pre-recorded)
10:55 – 11:25am
Seminars: The Heart of Leadership (Zoom)

Topics covered will encourage students to work towards their goals and put their skills to work to build a more inclusive and compassionate society.

11:28am – 12:05pm
General Session 3 (Vimeo Live Stream)
  • Welcome
  • Introduction of Speaker
  • Keynote by Ms. Ariana DeBose (bio below)
12:08 – 12:30pm
Council Sessions: The Soul of Leadership (Zoom)

Share ideas and reflect on the day’s message.

12:33 – 12:45pm
Closing General Session (Vimeo Live Stream)
  • Closing Remarks
  • Adjournment
  • Conference Evaluation

Speakers

Chris Seifert

Chris Seifert

Chris is a professional speaker, workshop director, actor, and performer who has delivered keynote speeches and assemblies to schools and professional organizations across the United States and overseas. He combines his love for performing on stage as an actor and singer with lessons he’s learned in the professional world as an educator, coach, and workshop director to provide a unique learning experience for every group.

Ariana DeBose

Ariana DeBose

Ariana is a Tony nominated actress, performer, and activist from Raleigh, NC. She was the “Bullet” in the original Broadway cast of Hamilton-The Musical and is a rising star in the film industry. One of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 for 2021, she is a strong advocate for equality and works to raise money and awareness for various organizations. Ariana currently serves on the Board of Directors for Covenant House, an organization that serves homeless and trafficked youth. Her story is one of perseverance and tenacity.