Sessions

2022 Institute Program for Key Managers

Opening Night – A Networking and Team Building Event
January 18, 2022
Hosted by Sharon Gibbs, Director and Dr. Michael Smith
Wortmann Ballroom at 6:30 p.m. 

Organizational Behavior Theory in Leadership and Management of Your Business 
January 20, 2022
Dr. W. Kevin Baker

Individual Differences, Perception & Memory
January 27, 2022
Dr. C. Michael Smith

Managing the Multigenerational Workplace
February 3, 2022
Ms. Heather Davenport

Finance for Non-Financial Managers
February 10, 2022
Dr. Michelle Hagadorn & Ms. Arnica Mulder

Leadership in Crisis
February 17, 2022
Mr. Thomas Rambo & Mr. Joseph Mills

The Role of Teamwork, Teams and Leadership from Within - Part 1
February 24, 2022
Dr. C. Michael Smith and Mrs. Sharon Gibbs

The Role of Teamwork, Teams and Leadership from Within – Part 2
March 3, 2022
Dr. C. Michael Smith and Mrs. Sharon Gibbs

Spring Break - March 10, 2022

Managing Your Human Capital and Developing Your Workforce
March 17, 2022
Mr. Todd Leeson, Esq. 

Collaboration, Communication and Security for Business in the Cloud
March 24, 2022
Mrs. Terri Fox & Mr. Randy Stubstad

Mental Health During the Pandemic
March 31, 2022
Dr. Alice L. Kassens

Behavioral Economics & Employee Performance
April 7, 2022
Dr. Michael Enz

Achieving Personal Financial Success
April 14, 2022
Dr. C. Michael Smith

Graduation Banquet
April 19, 2022
Hosted by the Steering Committee in honor of Graduates, Sponsors and Spouses
Wortmann Ballroom - Colket Center - 6:30 p.m. 

The Institute's 2022 program will consist of twelve sessions of formal instruction beginning on January 20, 2022. All sessions will meet in West Hall 210 on the Roanoke College campus from 6:30 - 9:00 P.M. Institute faculties are professors from the Roanoke College Department of Business Administration and Economics unless otherwise noted. Classes will emphasize participation and group interaction.