Summer Leadership Conference – Full Agenda Available

meeting 2010 floridaThe full agenda is now available for the Car Care Council Women’s Board 2015 Summer Leadership Conference in Denver, Colo.

View the full agenda online here.

Thursday, August 13:

8a.m.-10a.m. — Executive Board Meeting

10a.m.- 12p.m. — Committee Meetings

12p.m.-1p.m. —  New Member Welcome Lunch

12:30p.m. – Registration Opens

1p.m.-5:30p.m. — Conference

6:30p.m. — Group activity and Dinner, TBA

Friday, August 14th:

7:30a.m.-8:30a.m. — Breakfast // YANG Special Breakfast Speaker Session


12p.m.-1p.m. — Lunch


Session Topics Include:

  • Dr. Bob Nelson: Leading expert on employee motivation.
  • Jody DeVere: CEO of
  • Kathleen Winsor-Games: Career coaching and negotiation strategies.
  • Kathleen Nalty: Unconscious Bias and Blindspots
  • Julia Johnson: Past Women’s Board scholarship winner, ASE certified technician and Professor of Automotive Technology at Skyline College .
  • The NPD Group: Current auto care industry trends.
  • 2014 Auto Care Woman of Excellence Kathy Jorge, Delphi Product and Service Solutions
  • 2014 Female Shop Owner of the Year Bogi Lateiner, 180 Degrees Automotive, Inc.
  • Panel of executive auto care women:
    • Kathleen Schmatz, president and CEO, Auto Care Association
    • Laura Soave, Sr VP, chief marketing and communications officer, Federal Mogul
    • Amy Bonder, vice president of sales and strategy, Bridgestone