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Building and maintaining strong cultures takes vision and passion. SHINE’s fast-paced agenda showcases some of the most innovative culture leaders from wide ranging industries.

7:30am – 8:20am             Breakfast & Connections

8:30am – 8:40am            SHINE Kick-Off & Welcome Shavonnah Roberts Schreiber & Liesa Holland-Nelsen

8:40am – 9:05am            Lisa Helfman; “H-E-B Magic starts with Happy Employees”, followed by Q&A

9:05am – 9:20 am           Keynote Chris Shepherd: “Making it Personal”

9:25am – 9:55am             Panel Discussion: “Becoming More Diverse and Equitable: What’s Been Impactful?”, followed by

                                               Q&A, featuring: Dr. Angel Harris, Chief Advancement Officer of United Way

                                                Jeff Mechlem, Managing Director – Houston of Page

                                                Houston Methodist's Brad Thien, Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion​

9:55am – 10:10am          NOV’s David Reid: “Building Authentic Organizations: Let People Be Who They Are”

10:10am – 10:35am        Break

10:40am – 10:50am       Chet Garner, creator/host of The Daytripper, presents: “Texas’ Remarkable Companies: Field Notes with The Daytripper”

10:50am – 11:15am        Fireside Chat with Chet Garner & Saint Arnold's Founder Brock Wagner: “To Become One: The Challenges of Cohesion”, Q&A

11:1am– 11:30am           Meow Wolf's Didi Bethurum: “Creativity Unleashed: The Meow Wolf Story”

11:30am – 11:55am        Fireside Chat with founder Jay Steinfeld: “Leading from the Core”, following by Q&A

11:55am – 12:10pm        Openstax's Daniel Williamson: “Shaping a Mission-Driven Organization”

12:10pm – 12:20pm        SHINE Wrap-Up & Connections, featuring donation to Target Hunger

“Part of the role of a thought leader is not to necessarily have all the answers - but it’s to be able to ask the right questions and the privilege of being able to lead the conversation.” - Michael Hyatt
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