Boggs to explain effective meetings during HU Leadership Luncheon

Huntington, Ind.-Jan Boggs will speak about "Running Effective & Productive Meetings" during the final Huntington University Leadership Luncheon of the school year on May 19.

Boggs is a facilitator, trainer and consultant to for-profit companies and not-for-profit organizations that are seeking practical, lasting solutions to organizational effectiveness. She has facilitated focus groups, community brainstorming sessions, board retreats and management sessions. Her training expertise is in the areas of teamwork, teambuilding, team problem solving, communication and leadership development.

She has a master's degree in social work and is a licensed clinical social worker. She is associated with Gerard & Coslow Associates, a private practice in Fort Wayne serving children, adolescents and families.

During the luncheon, she will explain how effective meetings happen when there is a focus on the process elements of the meeting, the participants are committed to the process, they come prepared to participate and when the leader facilitates the meeting.

The luncheon, sponsored by the Huntington University Center for Leadership, will take place from noon to 1 p.m. in the Habecker Dining Commons. The cost is $15 per person. The luncheon is open to the public.

For reservations, contact Barb Baker at (260) 359-4069 or