This two-day workshop is a unique opportunity for both newly elected and veteran commissioners to learn from experience educators about best practices and avoiding the pitfalls of governance.

Topics to be covered:  
  • A Commissioner’s Roles & Responsibilities. 
  • History & Traditions of County Government.
  • Running & Participating in Effective Meetings. 
  • Ensuring Transparency & Complying with the Kansas Open Meetings & Open Records Acts. 
  • Ethics & Conflicts of Interest. 
  • Developing a Collaborative Culture. 
  • Engaging the Public. 
  • Managing External and Internal Relationships.
  • Assessing Risks & Protecting Your County.
  • Balancing Your County Roles with Your Personal Life. 

Register Here

A block of rooms for Wednesday and Thursday evenings, January 11 and 14, is reserved at the Capitol Plaza Hotel at the rate of $89 per night through December 22, 2016 at 12 p.m.  Please call 1-800-579-7937 for reservations and indicate you are with the KAC to receive the rate.