Join us February 6 – 7, 2019 for the Arc Executive Forum Leadership Conference.

We have a wonderful lineup of speakers and topics covered over this two day conference.  
See below for details:

February 6, 2019

-The Arc of Illinois Executive Director, Meg Cooch, will welcome attendees and provide updates on State & National Affairs.

“Is This All We Got? A Call for Redesigning Service Systems in Support of People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities” Presented by John Agosta, Ph.D.

“The Job of Making Employment Work” Presented by Margaret T. Gilbride, JD, CT, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

-Enjoy Lunch, included in your registration, and hear from Katy Ward, Chief of Staff, Division of Developmental Disabilities, presenting “Division of Developmental Disabilities Implementing Change”  

“Trends in Philanthropy” Presented by JDave McGowan, CEP, DuPage Foundation

-“Illinois Policy Updates”

Innovation Roundtables
-Topics will include a mix of hot topics, trends, innovations and opportunities to learn and share from an expert and other attendees.

**Optional networking dinner at Maggiano’s, Naperville, IL 
(you must indicate this on registration form, dinner is not included in conference registration)

February 7, 2019

-Welcome speech from Kim Zoeller, Executive Forum President

“Applying Personal Support Budgets and Medicaid Supports Waivers to Promote Self-Direction and Community Integration” Presented by John Agosta,Ph.D.

“Looking Across the Industry: What are States Thinking About I/DD and Value-Based reimbursement?” Presented by Open Minds Consultant

-“Illinois Budget Outlook for FY2020” Presented by Ralph Martire, Executive Director of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability

*CEU’s available

Click here for the full brochure.
Click here to register online.

If you have any questions please contact Becca Schroeder by calling The Arc of Illinois office: 815-464-1832 or email

Meg Cooch
Executive Director
The Arc of Illinois
20901 S. LaGrange Rd. Suite 209
Frankfort, IL 60423
815-464-1832 (OFFICE)