Scaling Up Hope_Leadership Gathering 2023
2023 LEADERSHIP GATHERING

Join colleagues from across the
Boys Hope Girls Hope Network
to plan for scale, celebrate our work and success, and help more young people find their passion and purpose!

Distinguished Speakers

Scholars and Team

Elizabeth Adefioye

Chief People Officer
Emerson

Scholars and Team

Dr. Ed Bowers

Associate Professor
Clemson University

Scholars and Team

Dr. Belle Liang

Author
“How to Navigate Life”

Scholars and Team

Dr. Timothy Klein

Author
“How to Navigate Life”

Gathering Details

DATES

Tuesday, March 28
to Friday, March 31

LOCATION

Phoenix, Arizona

WHO

Executive directors, board members, program leads, and development/marketing leads are encouraged to attend.

EXPENSES

Boys Hope Girls Hope Network Headquarters will cover on-the-ground expenses for three team members and one board member from each affiliate.

Scholars and Team
ACCOMMODATIONS

Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
150 W Adams St
Phoenix, AZ, 85003

Schedule

TUESDAY, MARCH 28
Time
Description 
Presenter 
Location 
3 p.m.  Conference Attendees begin checking into hotel    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
150 W Adams St
Phoenix, AZ, 85003 
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Leadership Gathering Welcome Reception
Food, Cocktails and Entertainment
 

Joe Koenig, Board Chair
& President,World Wide Technology

Kristin Ostby, President & CEO, Boys Hope Girls Hope 

Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Flex Space 
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29
Time
Description 
Presenter 
Location 
8 a.m. to 9 a.m.  Breakfast    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Flex Space 
9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.  Bold Vision for the Future: A Progress Report  Kristin Ostby de Barillas, President & CEO, Boys Hope Girls Hope  Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival North Room 
9:30 a.m. to 10:50 a.m.  Working Together on Cultural Transformation  Elizabeth Adefioye, Chief People Officer, Emerson  Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival North Room 
11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Network News Briefing Pt.1: Our Brand & Campaign  Bill Fronczak, VP/Development, Boys Hope Girls Hope  Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival North Room 
11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.  Lunch    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival South 
12:30 p.m.    Depart via bus for Desert Botanical Garden    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Lobby 
1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.  One Team One Mission: Working Together to Realize Our Bold Vision  TBD  Desert Botanical Garden
1201 N Galvin Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Webster Auditorium 
4 p.m.  Return to Hotel    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Lobby 
5:15 p.m.    Depart via bus for The Fieldhouse at Scottsdale Stadium    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Lobby  
6 p.m.  to 9 p.m.  5th Annual Excellence Awards  Honoring Emerson as the Vatterott Award Winner and Arizona State University at the Partner in Hope  The Fieldhouse at Scottsdale Stadium
7408 E. Osborn Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
 
9:30 p.m.  Return to Hotel via Bus    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Lobby 
THURSDAY, MARCH 30
Time
Description 
Presenter 
Location 
8 a.m. to 9 a.m.  Breakfast    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Flex Space 
9 a.m. to 11:20 a.m.  How to Navigate Life: The New Science of Finding Your Way in School, Career, and Beyond – Keynote and Working Groups 

Dr. Belle Liang and Dr. Timothy Klein, Experts on Counseling, Developmental and Educational Psychology and Authors, How to Navigate Life 

Introduction By 

Dr. Ed Bowers, Associate Professor
Youth Development Leadership, Clemson University 

Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival North Room
 
11:30 a.m. to Noon  Network News Briefing Pt.2: My Road and Accelerating Impact 

Brian Hipp, VP/Mission Effectiveness, Boys Hope Girls Hope

Ed Bowers

Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival North Room 
Noon to 1 p.m.  Lunch    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival South 
1 p.m. to 2 p.m.  Keeping Residential Vibrant  TBD  Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival North Room 
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.  Spotlight on the Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona Academy  

Panel Discussion 

Amy Pfeifer, Executive Director, Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona & Team 

Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival North Room 
3:30 p.m.    Depart via bus for Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona Academy and other evening activities    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Lobby  
4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Site Visit to Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona Academy     Boys Hope Girls Hope of Arizona Academy
3443 N Central Ave
Arcade 7

Phoenix, AZ 85012 
6 p.m.  to 9 p.m.  A Night at Zoo with Dinner, Cocktails, and Entertainment    Phoenix Zoo
455 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Orang-hutan
 
9:30 p.m.  Return to Hotel via Bus    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Lobby 
FRIDAY, MARCH 31
Time
Description 
Presenter 
Location 
8 a.m. to 9 a.m.  Breakfast    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Flex Space 
9:15 a.m.  Depart Hotel by Bus    Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Lobby 
10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Walk to Hope Kick Off    Hole in the Rock Trail at Papago Park | 625 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008 
Noon  Return to Hotel via Bus     Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown 
Noon to 2 p.m. 

Accelerating Impact Implementation Team: Putting It All Together 

For John Templeton Foundation subgrantees only: Arizona, Colorado Guatemala, New York, and St. Louis

Brian Hipp and Ed Bowers  Hyatt Place Phoenix/Downtown
Revival North
 

HERE IS HOW YOU CAN PROVIDE HOPE

Boys Hope Girls Hope Logo

Working to nurture and guide motivated
young people in need to become well-educated,
career-ready men and women for others

boyshopegirlshope.org