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Blaze Leadership Academy Schedule - 2015-2016



Sep. 9 Kickoff: Leader remarks, participant introductions, alumni panel, action learning projects
Sep. 11 Kickoff: GeoTrek
Oct. 2 Personal Development: DISC, Individual Development Plans, Goal Setting
Nov. 13 Personal Development: DISC, Individual Development Plans, Goal Setting
Dec. 4 Understanding UAB Part 1: Operations and Administration
Jan. 8 Team Productivity: Getting Results Through Others
Feb. 5 Developing Your Team: Coaching Skills and Servant Leadership
Mar. 4 Understanding UAB Part 2: Culture and Innovation 
Apr. 8 Community Field Trip
May 6 Capstone - Project Presentations

2015-2016 Participants




Ramzi Abou Arraj Assistant Professor School of Dentistry
David Allen Senior Director of Development Collat School of Business
Department of Development and Alumni Affairs
Scott Austin Business Officer Graduate School
Douglas Ayers Assoc Professor Collat School of Business
Kellie Carter Director of Professional Development Prog Graduate School
Alison Chapman Chair and Professor of English CAS
Emily Feinstein Director of Student Advocacy, Rights and Conduct and Title IX Deputy Coordinator Student Affairs
Ashley Kuntz Director of Honors Administration, Strategic Initiatives, & Fellowships Honors College
Kevin Jaquess Real Estate Officer Business & Auxiliary Services
Lynne Jarreau Project Manager II School of Dentistry
Daniel Jones Lead for Banner Applications  IT
Deborah Littleton Program Director CAS
Joe March Professor of Chemistry CAS
Lisa McCormick Associate Professor School of Public Health
Brian Pillay Assoc Professor School of Engineering
Edward Reynolds Student Recruitment Manager Collat School of Business
David Rhodes Program Director Public Health
Kevin Storr Director of Communications School of Health Professions
Jeff Szychowski Assoc Professor Public Health
Stacey Torman Assistant Director for Athletic Performance Athletic Department
Tino Unlap Program Director, Biotechnology School of Health Professions