Introducing the 2017 Region 8 Conference Keynote Speakers. We will have two amazing keynote speakers lined up for our Montana conference Nathan Lindsay, Ph.D. and Mary Kay Patton, J.D.. Check out their bios below, share these with your colleagues, and get excited for Region 8 in Montana April 10th-12th, 2017.
Nathan Lindsay is the associate provost for dynamic learning at the University of Montana, where he coordinates curriculum and program review, assessment and accreditation, and other aspects of quality improvement. Lindsay also serves as an associate professor of educational leadership at the University of Montana. In previous roles, he was the assistant vice provost for assessment at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, and the director of student life assessment at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. He completed his M.S. in instructional systems technology at Indiana University and his Ph.D. in higher education administration at the University of Michigan.
Mary Kay Patton is dedicated to nurturing the human spirit as an essential part of leading a rich, full, meaningful life. In so doing, she supports individuals and teams in taking values-based, committed action from a place of presence and mindfulness. She delights in designing and delivering workshops, trainings and retreats, all with the intention of shifting and deepening people’s relationship with their own true nature. An Idaho native, Mary Kay Patton has a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Washington and a J.D. from the University of Idaho. Over the past 15 years, Patton has practiced civil and criminal law in both public service and private practice. Fueled by her experience in conflict resolution, social justice, and mediation, Patton now focuses her professional efforts on personal and organizational transformation.
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