IP Board/Cabinet Retreat Schedule – Pallottine Renewal Center –Thursday, August 8, 2019

Address:                      15270 Old Halls Ferry Road, Florissant, MO. 63034 Arrival Time:       8:00 – 8:15 am

Ending Time:               1:15 – 1:30 pm

Planning Team:           Rori PickerNeiss, Sofia Grewal, Ann Miller, David Mehl

Special Resourcers:     David Oughton, Dieter Heinzl, Karen Anderson, Maryl Walters Draft Schedule Flow:

Arrival  8:00 – 8:15      Light refreshments, including pastries, muffins, bagels, juice and coffee Welcome  8:30   Marillyn Webb, Director for Pallottine Renewal Center

Ice Breaker     8:40     Rori PickerNeiss

Reflections     9:00     Dieter Heinzl               “Ten Essential Elements of Dignity”

from Donna Hicks, Dignity: Its Essential Role in Resolving Conflict, Yale Univ. Press, 2011

Program         9:20      Rori PickerNeiss    “What does St. Louis Look Like in 2024?”


Question, with small group break-out discussion sessions (totaling six possible scenarios)

Small Groups 9:30      (depending on numbers of Board/Cabinet attendees, we’ll intentionally create 5-6 small groups of 4-5 people to think creatively about each future scenario outcome and how IP got to that outcome)

Break time    10:30     Stretch, refresh

Small Groups 10:45     Second round of 2024 discussions Break 11:45

Lunch             12:00     Buffet lunch – final menu arrangements and special requests due July 29 Sharing results of 2024 small group insights and general discussion David Oughton on Exec Director Search Process/Endowment Committee Valerie Karras, Lenny Frankel and David Oughton on Israel/Palestine trip Karen Anderson and Maryl Walters on 2019 Annual Dinner planning

Wrap-up        1:00      Recording of Retreat’s learnings, take-aways, next steps, etc.

Depart       1:30

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