Loading Events
March 29, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop: Death By Meetings: Don’t Let This Happen to You

Share this page:
  • This event has passed.


Mae Hong, AM, Vice President, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA), Chicago Office

Did you know that more than 25 million meetings take place every day in the United States? Fully one-third of meeting participants consider them unnecessary or a waste of time. In this session, learn the latest tools, tips and tricks in meeting planning and facilitation. Attendees will come away with new and clarified purposes for having meetings in the first place, as well as gain new skills for engaging meeting participants and getting the most from everyone around the table.

Presenter Biography

Mae Hong, AM, is vice president of the Chicago office of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors (RPA). In this capacity, Mae serves families throughout the Midwest in developing and implementing their giving programs and strategies through grantmaking, planning, and facilitation. She has also been actively involved in RPA’s leadership on the issue of diversity in philanthropy, particularly among families and individuals. Mae completed her graduate work in social service administration at the University of Chicago. Prior to entering the nonprofit sector, she worked in the publishing industry for several years following her graduation from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

Back to Events