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7.06 Council Committee Leadership & Best Practices Session

Thursday, April 4, 2013
8:00 AM-9:00 AM
Track: Leading and Managing/Volunteer Leaders
Format: Interactive Presentation
Organization: IFMA
Knowledge Level: 300 level
Session Description: This session will be divided into three parts, each area focused on sharing existing knowledge and practices that contribute to IFMA council modeling, best practices and leadership.

This is the first ever meeting of the newly formed Council Committee whose intent is to showcase and demonstrate the breath and depth of IFMA Councils Community. The outcomes and take aways from this session will be recognizing the importance of knowledge sharing, research opportunities and networking within the Council Community.

Learning Objectives:
  • Discuss leadership and best practices within IFMA councils.
  • Hear best practices related to sustainability and energy savings.
  • Participate in the newly created council committee business meeting.
  • Develop an understanding of councils and their activities and practices.
  • Speaker:

    William ONeill, CFM
    University of Minnesota
    Associate Director of Facilities Management
    Facilities Management

    William is Associate Director of Facilities Management at the University of Minnesota where his experiences have spanned operations and maintenanc, building services, construction management, and central services such as signs and graphics, waste and recycling, inventory management, fleet services , safety and elevator management.