Upcoming events

    • 10/25/2019
    • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Michigan Athletic Center, 2900 Hannah Blvd, East Lansing, MI 48823

    Mindful Leadership: Two Sessions

    Leading with Heart and Mind


    Managing for Morale

    Both sessions have been approved for 1.5 Face-to-Face Education Credits Each

    Event Date has been Changed to

    Friday October 25th, 2019

    Michigan Athletic Center 

    2900 Hannah Blvd, East Lansing, MI 48823

      9:00 AM Registration and networking       

    10:00 AM Panel Discussion: Mindful Leadership

    Moderator: Don Brown, Founder, Don

    Action Learning - "Color Blind" Activity


    • Kimberly Keaton Williams,  (Activity Debrief) VP Talent Acquisition & Development, McLaren Health Care
    • Erin O'Connor, PhD (Activity Debrief) Director, Behavioral Medicine Education / Program Director, Health Psychology Fellowship, McLaren, Flint  
    • Myron (Ron) Lewis, MSW, MBA, FACHE, (Activity Debrief) President and Southwest Market Leader, Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital

    Real Time Data - Live "Happiness" Survey

    11:30 AM Networking Break and transition into Lunch

    11:45 PM Executive Luncheon

    12:00 PM Key Note Address

    Speaker:  Erin O'Connor, PhD - Midfulness and Wellness

      1:00 PM Break and Networking

      1:30 PM Afternoon Session: Managing For Morale

    Moderator: Don Brown, Founder, Don

    • Happiness Survey Results
    • Global Leadership Survey


    • Melchora "Toy" Bartley,  (CNL-Leading with Heart and Mind) Manager, Clinical Transformation, Sparrow Health System
    • Hyung Kim(Morale and Engagement - a Systems View) President, Mercy Health Saint Mary's

      3:00 PM Adjourn


    • $125 GLACHE Member (includes education sessions and lunch)
    • $155 Non-GLACHE Member (includes education session and lunch)
    • $  30 Student (includes education session and lunch)

    Cancellation Policy: 

    There is no refund for cancellations within 14 days of the program.

    For questions and inquiries please contact  For questions and inquiries please contact Rashelle Ludolph,

    • 11/08/2019
    • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • University Club, Michigan State University, 3435 Forest Rd, Lansing, MI 48910




    Sessions has been approved for 1.5 Face-to-Face Education Credits.

    Friday, November 8, 2019


    University Club, Michigan State University

    3435 Forest Rd, Lansing, MI, 48910


    8:00 AM Registration and Networking       

    9:00 AM Panel Discussion

    Moderator: Raymond J. Higbea, PhD, FACHE, Associate Professor of Health Administration, Grand Valley State University 


    • Lori Adams Simon, MPA, CDM, Senior Advisor Diversity/Inclusion, Civil Rights Coordinator, Human Resources,  Sparrow Health System
    • Dr. Robert Flora, Chief Academic Officer/Vice President of Academic Affairs, McLaren Health Care; Professor and Associate Chair of Education, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology, MSU College of Human Medicine
    • Dr. Diane Postler-Slattery, President and CEO, MidMichigan Health

    11:00 AM      Annual Meeting

    11:30 AM      Networking Break and transition into Lunch 

    12:00 PM      Key Note Address

    Speaker:      Brian Peters, Chief Executive Officer, Michigan Health & Hospital Association

    1:00 PM           Adjournment

    This program has been developed and is presented locally by the Great Lakes Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives and is approved for 1.5 Face-to-Face Education Credits.


    ·         $125 GLACHE Member (includes education session and lunch)

    ·         $155 Non-GLACHE Member (includes education session and lunch)

    ·         $30 Student (includes education session and lunch)

    Cancellation Policy: 

    There is no refund for cancellations within 14 days of the program.

    For questions and inquiries, please contact Kimberly McVicar at

Past events

10/18/2019 Behavioral Healthcare: Approaches to Increase Value for the Organization and Meet Community Needs
09/19/2019 Leading and Managing in Changing Times
06/25/2019 GLACHE Education Program on Population Health Management Special Offer - Bring a Guest for Free!
04/25/2019 2nd Annual Physician Practice Improvement Conference
02/21/2019 GLACHE February Mixer - Lansing
02/21/2019 GLACHE February Mixer - Grand Rapids
02/18/2019 Strategically Mapping your Early Career Development” and “The Healthcare Organization’s Role in Formulating Public Policy
11/09/2018 Improving the Bottom Line by Optimizing Patient Throughput
10/19/2018 Strategic Marketing: Winning the Battle for Markets and Share & Successfully Leading Change in Healthcare Organizations
09/18/2018 GLACHE & MHA Patient Safety & Quality Symposium
09/13/2018 Possibilities, Probabilities and Creative Solutions: Breakthrough Thinking for Complex Environments
07/20/2018 The Healthcare Executive’s Role in IT Decisions
04/27/2018 Developing Mentoring and Coaching Skills, Friday April 27th
04/19/2018 Physician Practice Improvement Conference
03/23/2018 Leading a Successful Multigenerational Organization - March 23, 2018
11/03/2017 GLACHE – Disruptive Innovation F2F Panel Discussion, Combined with Annual Meeting November 3, 2017
10/27/2017 Physician Integration & Executive CEO Luncheon - GLACHE
10/13/2017 GLACHE Career Development Program
10/13/2017 GLACHE & HFMA Joint Fall Conference
08/18/2017 GLACHE CEO Luncheon Career Development Program
06/01/2017 Redesign and Operationalize Your Medical Staff for Health Reform - GLACHE Educational Series
05/12/2017 Becoming Accountable: Achieving Success in Population Health Management
04/21/2017 GLACHE CEO Luncheon Career Development Program
03/17/2017 EQUITY OF CARE
12/09/2016 GLACHE – Legislative Update, Annual Meeting and Healthcare Governance
11/11/2016 GLACHE - CEO Luncheon Program
10/14/2016 Telemedicine in the Healthcare Delivery System
09/29/2016 GLACHE Eductational Series - Process and Technique of Negotiating
09/16/2016 GLACHE - CEO Luncheon Program
04/29/2016 GLACHE April CEO Luncheon Meeting
02/12/2016 GLACHE Educational Session - February 12th, 2016
11/04/2015 GLACHE Annual Meeting and Education Session
10/30/2015 GLACHE October CEO Luncheon Meeting
10/26/2015 The Future is Already Here: Will You Jump or Get Pushed
09/24/2015 Developing and Deploying a Hospital Business Intelligence Strategy That Works
08/07/2015 CEO Luncheon Series - The Best is Yet to Come
02/13/2015 GLACHE Educational Session Friday February 13, 2015
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