Cabinet Meeting 2018

Volunteer training meetings to take place in November

Ohio Farm Bureau will be hosting five regional cabinet meetings designed to help volunteers understand their roles as county leaders.

The evening will start with dinner, a very brief general session and then volunteers will move to specific training sessions:

•    President’s roundtable – A discussion with Adam Sharp, OFBF executive vice president.
•    Membership training – Creating and implementing volunteer campaigns, sales training, etc.
•    Public Policy – Understand the steps from gathering ideas to constructing good policy and taking action upon such policy.
•    Communications – County idea sharing and how to promote county activities to get the best return on investment.
•    Strategic Partnerships – How to build relationships that develop into strategic partners.
•    New board member training – Instructed by Chip Nelson, OFBF director of leadership.

Regional cabinet meetings run from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and are scheduled for these dates and locations:
•    Nov. 4 – Pike County Career Technology Center, Piketon
•    Nov. 12 – Maplewood Career Center, Ravenna
•    Nov. 14 – Mid-East Career and Technology Centers, Buffalo Campus, Senecaville
•    Nov. 19 – Warren County Career Center, Lebanon
•    Nov. 21 – West Independence United Methodist Church, Fostoria

Members interested in these regional cabinet meetings should contact their county Farm Bureau.