April 2019 Professional Development Dinner Meeting: Embracing the Power of Positive Leadership (2 PDU's)

Presented by Jim Van Allan, PhD

We are very excited to have a dynamic and engaging speaker join our Chapter Meeting. If you've read and loved books like "The Energy Bus", you will not want to miss this! For a sneak peek at Jim's style and delivery, check out his YouTube videos!

  • Register by 4/6 to receive early bird discount
  • Register by 4/9 to secure dinner reservation (optional)
  • Login with your PMI credentials to receive PMI-NEFL member discount



Event Properties

Event Date 04-15-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 04-15-2019 8:30 pm
Cut off date 04-15-2019 12:00 pm
Original Price $40.00
Discounted Price $35.00 (Until 04-06-2019)
Location Aloft at Tapestry Park
Categories Dinner - Leadership 2 PDUs


5:30 - 6:00

Registration, Networking, & Dinner

6:00 - 6:15

Announcements, Opening Comments & Sponsor Introductions

6:15 - 8:15

Presentation (break at mid-point)

Topic 1: Positive Leaders Drive Positive Cultures Topic 2: Positive Leaders Lead with Optimism Topic 3: Positive Leaders Create Great, Unified, Connected Teams Topic 3A: Creating Unified Teams through Positive Communication Techniques Topic 4: Go With Grit…The Ultimate Measure of Success

8:15 - 8:30

Meeting Wrap-up & Give-Aways


Jim Van Allan, PhD

Dr. Jim Van Allan is an accomplished speaker and trainer with clients across the country. He specializes in using a unique blend of audience-engagement and high-energy to make workshops and keynote speeches come alive. Jim is a Certified Speaker with The Jon Gordon Companies and has been presenting curriculum and material on behalf of Jon Gordon for over 10 years. He has conducted presentations on all of Jon’s books. He is a Professor of Communication Studies with Keiser University where he teaches Public Speaking and Interpersonal Communication courses. Additionally, he holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations from the University of Florida and a Master’s degree in Communication Studies from Florida Atlantic University. Jim recently earned his Ph.D. in Education Leadership where he analyzed the impact of The Energy Bus training on sustaining a positive school culture on a model school. He resides in Palm City, Florida, with his wife and two boys.