Directors Conference
Directors Conference

Mark your calendars now for the 2018 Directors Conference!

Join directors and industry experts at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas March 25-28. Pre-Conference Director Education courses will be held on Sunday, March 25th and Monday, March 26th, followed by the Conference Tuesday, March 27th and Wednesday, March 28th.

Conference attendees have the opportunity to network with peers and discuss the challenges faced by cooperatives from around the country. We offer general and smaller breakout sessions designed to help directors gain insights and awareness of current and emerging issues, and how the evolving political, economic, and regulatory environment impacts your co-op.

Directors Conference: 2017 Wrap Up

More than 500 attendees from across the nation gathered in Tampa, FL for the 2017 Directors Conference. Directors discussed challenges and gained insights from one another and experts. The breakouts sessions provided an opportunity for focused learning, while the general sessions brought the attendees together to engage in thought-provoking discussion.


Earn Credits towards Director Gold!​

The Director Gold credential recognizes directors who have earned their CCD and BLC credentials and are committed to continuing their education throughout their service on the board.
If you have already earned your first Director Gold, you may apply the Directors Conference as one credit of continuing education for maintaining your Director Gold credential.

Working towards earning your initial Director Gold certificate? You can sign-up for the pre-conference director education courses. To earn the initial Gold, one must hold the CCD and BLC credential, and earn three additional credits from the Board Leadership Certificate series of courses.
Learn more about Director Gold here.



​Contact Us​​​
​​​​​Pre-C​onference Director Education​

Janet Bowers
703-907- 5622​

General Questions

Member Contact Center

Conference Program
Pat Mangan

​​​​​Hotel Reservations

Von McMeekin
703-907- 5576​


Stephanie Harbrecht
703-907- 5830​

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