Thriving in a Time of Crisis


As humans, we seek control. We try to predict when and where tragedies will happen. And often, we assume that they won’t happen—especially to us.

This broadcast will present and explore two serious incidents that occurred this past summer, both of which demonstrate how organizations cannot only survive, but grow and even thrive, when things go wrong.


Jude Bevan, Chair of the National Standards Commission, American Camp Association
Val Elliott, Executive Director, Camp Hanes, NC
Jennifer Nelson, Associate VP of Communications, YMCA of the Triangle, NC


Gareth Hedges, President, The Redwoods Group
Fatima Dean, VP of Underwriting, The Redwoods Group


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