Thursday - June 15, 2023
8:30 am – 1:00 pm

On June 15, the Massachusetts Municipal Human Resources Annual Meeting will cover how to navigate difficult conversations and prioritize workplace well-being for human resources professionals.

Katie Gilfeather, an employee assistance program clinician with AllOne Health, will lead the training on communication and difficult conversations, followed by Executive Coach Sarah Mann, who will offer a fresh perspective on well-being and why it’s critical for your “leadership fluency.”

The meeting will include a vote on the fiscal 2024 budget and MMHR board slate, followed by a legislative update from MMA Executive Director Geoff Beckwith.

The event will be held at Grandview Farm, 55 Center St. in Burlington. Registration and networking will begin at 8:30 a.m. The program will start at 9:15 a.m., and lunch will be served.

The registration fee is $45 for members and $55 for nonmembers. The deadline for non-COVID-related cancellations is June 8.


8:30 a.m.
Registration and Networking Breakfast

9:15 a.m.
Annual Business Meeting and Association Welcome
The membership will approve the budget, the nominating slate for the fiscal 2024 Board of Directors, and the board will provide an association update.

9:30 a.m.
Legislative Update
Geoff Beckwith, MMA Executive Director

9:50 a.m.
Navigating Difficult Conversations
Katie Gilfeather, Employee Assistance Program Clinician, AllOne Health

10:45 a.m.

11 a.m.
Workplace Well-Being: It Starts With You
Sarah Mann, Principal and Connector-in-Chief, Executive & Leadership Coaching

12:15 p.m.

Grand View Farm, Burlington

MMA Education And Training Coordinator Lily Rancatore,
Massachusetts Municipal Human Resources