Leadership Native Oklahoma 2018

//Leadership Native Oklahoma 2018
Leadership Native Oklahoma 2018 2018-08-06T00:51:46+00:00

OVERVIEW

MISSION STATEMENT – Leadership Native Oklahoma (LNO) is committed to improving Oklahomas future for our communities, native and non-native alike, by encouraging, installing, and facilitating a support network of dynamic leaders with a tribal perspective in mind. Stimulating the need for increased awareness and commitment to all areas of tribal involvement, native and non-native Oklahomans will work to shape Oklahoma’s future for all citizens.

Leadership Native Oklahoma (LNO) is a statewide organization encompassing Native American Citizens from every region of the state ensuring a diverse group of leaders. LNO is a unique opportunity to foster cohesiveness from a group of tribal leaders and future tribal leaders from different backgrounds. The hours spent together will create a bond like no other organization across the state. Based on respect and interaction, to identify, evaluate and implement projects that are of value to Native American businesses in Oklahoma. This organization will be a division of the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Oklahoma and its programs.

The course will include seven monthly sessions including a two-day team building workshop and a two-day Indianpreneurship class. The graduation recognition ceremony will be held on Tuesday, October 9th during the Gathering Business Summit at the Choctaw Casino Durant.

Pay LNO Tuition and Alumni Dues

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES

  • Explore some of the most powerful forces and trends shaping Native American businesses, tribes and global businesses in the 21st century
  • Offers interactive learning opportunities, one-of-a-kind experiences, and high-level introductions to outstanding community and tribal leaders
  • Optimizes opportunities to engage with leading innovators and directors of tribal and state government
  • Provides in-depth discussions of leadership theory, competencies and best practices led by tribal leaders and leadership experts
  • Creates a supportive environment to dialogue among leaders who gladly share what they know and value as well as what the LNO member needs to know and understand
  • Brings together established leaders of diverse backgrounds and professions to form better understanding and forge long-lasting relationships and collaborative opportunities

PARTICIPANT RETURN ON THE INVESTMENT

  • Enhances their knowledge far outside their areas of expertise with broader, more state-wide and global connections
  • Prepares them for more advanced leadership in the ever-changing marketplace and increasingly diverse society
  • Establishes strategic relationships and opportunities to share information with leaders from a broad spectrum of disciplines and interests
  • Refreshes their leadership skills portfolio

SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

Email:  Annetta Abbott  – chamber@aiccok.org

405-208-9253 / 918-457-8186

Class Sponsor – $7,500
  • Recognition at all LNO Class Activities
  • Logo on AICCO website as a major sponsor
  • Company name and logo (where applicable) on all collateral material including newsletters, social media, press releases and awards program
  • Special Event Signage during LNO Graduation Luncheon
  • Sponsors Table of 8 to the LNO Graduation/AICCO Awards Luncheon in October at the Gathering Business Summit
  • Two full conference registrations to the Gathering Business Summit
  • Recognition Plaque
Bridge Builder Sponsor – $5,000
  • Recognition at all LNO Class Activities
  • Logo on AICCO website as a sponsor
  • Company name and logo (where applicable) on social media and awards program
  • Special Event Signage during LNO Graduation Luncheon
  • 4 Tickets to the LNO Graduation/AICCO Awards Luncheon in October at the Gathering Business Summit
  • Recognition Plaque
Unity Sponsor – $3,000
  • Recognition at all LNO Class Activities
  • Logo on AICCO website as a sponsor
  • Company name and logo on social media
  • 2 Tickets to LNO Graduation/AICCO Awards Luncheon in October at the Gathering Business Summit
Program Sponsor – $1,000
  • Recognition during the month’s LNO Class Activity that you sponsor
  • Recognition on AICCO Social Media
  • 1 Ticket to LNO Graduation/AICCO Awards Luncheon in October at the Gathering Business Summit
LEADERSHIP NATIVE OKLAHOMA 2018

The participants include – Mechelle Aitson-Roessler, Assoc. VP for Enrollment Rose State College;  Amber Anderson, Research Epidemiologist OU Health Sciences Center; Linda Arredondo, Director of IT Citizen Potawatomi Nation; David Bible, District Manager Metrie, Inc.; Roberta Botello, Asst. to VP for Public Affairs University of Central Oklahoma; Sarah Brown, Attorney and Municipal Judge Town of Depew; Jody Colbert, Executive for Warrior Women Society/ Owner Mother Earth Florist; Randa Covington, Business Network Manager Chickasaw Nation; Rachel Crawford, Regional Director Native Initiative American Heart Association; Erika Davis, National Sales Manager Choctaw Casino & Resort; Deborah Dotson, President Delaware Nation; Amanda Earsom, CEO All Element Solutions; Derek Fine, Insurance Agent Rich & Cartmill, Inc.; Brandon Gambill, VP Marketing & Sales R&G Business Services; Catherine Graddy, President/CEO WesaSolutions, LLC; Julian Guerrero, Executive Director for American Indian Education State of Oklahoma; Cathleen Guthery, Senior Associate FSB; Anna Jefferson, Author; John Joyce, Attorney/Shareholder Joyce & Graddy; Jordan Kelley, Operator ServPro Eastern Oklahoma; Karen Knight, Executive Director of Tribal Relations United Healthcare; Lindsey Laurenzana, Executive Assistant Auteur Management Solutions.

Other participants include Anita Lena, Family Support Partner Oklahoma Family Network; Debbie Lindsey, Business Development M3 Technology Solutions; Cory Littlepage, Founder/CEO Tribal Diagnostics LLC; Matt Littleton, Project Manager Arrowhead Builders, LLC; Ayla Medrano, Manager Creative Circle Gift Shop & Gallery; Michele Meza, Quality Manager Compliance Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma; Dana Miller, Tribal Government Relations Director Oklahoma Health Care Authority; Dr. Crystal Moore, Professor Southeastern Oklahoma State University; Brandi Payton, Clinic Administrator Cherokee Nation Health Services; Clayton Potts, Budget Analyst The Osage Nation Congres; Christy Red Eagle, Marketing Specialist Osage Casinos; Brent Rush, Community Engagement Advisor Enbridge Energy; Micah Shelton, Account Manager Sullivan Insurance Agency; Mike Stopp, Chief of Staff for Honorable Markwayne Mullin; Carmin TecumsehWilliams, Tribal Affairs Liaison Oklahoma Department of Human Services; Jacob Teehee, Director of Business Development Chloeta Fire, LLC; Lindsey Treadwell, Community Relations Manager Mercy Hospital Ardmore; Kari Wagner, President/CEO Mid Star Lab, Inc.; Greg Willie, Independent Insurance Agent; Ryan Wilson, Attorney Crowe & Dunlevy; Brent Wright, Vice Commander 138th Fighter Wing, Oklahoma National Guard.

2017 Graduates

Each 2017 Graduate received a stone plaque created by Makrete Cast Stone Products during The Gathering Business Summit at the Hard Rock Resort & Casino.