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This is a MEMBERS ONLY library of helpful and practical information, shared by our members on such topics as “Finding the right CRM program for your organization”, “Volunteer Training”, and many others.

Before you are a leader,

success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others -Nick Welch

Active Preemie Parent Alliance Committees

Leadership Team

The leadership team is responsible for mapping the strategic plan for the network.  They are tasked with advancing the mission, maintaining the integrity of the network and representing the PPA on a national level.

Members: Keira Sorrells, Chair, Jennifer Canvasser, Lisa Grubbs, Kelli Kelley, Gigi Khonyongwa-Fernandez, Kristin Love, & Bob Selby

Membership Engagement Committee

This committee promotes Preemie Parent Alliance member engagement, establishes & maintains membership requirements, and assesses partnership/collaborative needs.

Members: Keira Sorrells, Co-Chair, Bob Selby, Co-Chair, Jennifer Degl, Jennifer Driscoll, Lisa Grubbs, Ashley Mann, Simone Rosito

Standards Committee

This committee evaluates and coordinates opportunities for the PPA network to participate in such as parent review councils, policy issues, parent input for a resource or educational materials, etc.  This committee also reviews and establishes recommendations on how PPA might respond, get involved, and make an impact in the Maternal Infant Health Community.

Members: Keira Sorrells, Co-Chair, Stephanie Vaughan, Co-Chair, Jennifer Canvasser, Jennifer Degl, Deb Discenza, Jennifer Driscoll, Erika Goyer, Cristal Grogan, Yamile Jackson, Laurel Kapferer, Kelli Kelley, Kristin Love, Christine Yang

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Summit Planning Committee

This committee plans our annual Preemie Parent Summit. Sub-committees include Marketing, Logistics & Agenda, Speakers, Sponsors, and Attendees. From developing the agenda to finding keynote speakers and creative networking activities, the planning committee is the key to making the annual summit such a success.

Members: Keira Sorrells, Chair, Angela Davids, Cristal Grogan, Jenné Johns, Tracy Pella, Stacey Porter

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Speakers Bureau

We are the ONLY speakers’ bureau comprised solely of preemie parent leaders, offering first-hand knowledge and experience that providers, educators, and other healthcare workers cannot get anywhere else.

Members: Keira Sorrells, Chair, Brittany Lothe, Amanda Santoro, Katie Cascamo

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We are the ONLY speakers’ bureau comprised solely of NICU parents, offering first-hand knowledge and experience that providers, educators, and other healthcare workers cannot get anywhere else. Our unique perspectives will ensure your next event is memorable and informative.

POLICIES

PPA will continually refine and evaluate our policies as it relates to being involved and engaged in the NICU community.

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One of the exclusive membership benefits is the ability to show your donors, sponsors, parents, and others that you are a part of this phenomenal network of professional parent leaders.

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Save The Date

2017 Preemie Parent Summit  |  September 29 – October 1, 2017  | Fort Worth, Texas

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Connect

Connect with like-minded parent leaders and professionals who believe working in collaboration – not competition – can make a much more meaningful impact on the preemie population

 

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Collaborate

Foster collaborative efforts and strategic alliances between Preemie Parent Alliance as a collective, individual parent organizations, industry leaders, and healthcare professionals

 

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Participate

Our interactive Summit includes plenary sessions and break-out sessions with opportunities for small group and team building exercises along with structured networking opportunities