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BLAZE Leadership Academy Schedule - 2014-2015



Oct. 3 Assessment and IDPs: DISC, Hogan, IDPs
Nov. 7 Leadership Models: Servant Leadership, Leading Innovation, Case Studies
Dec. 5 About UAB Operations: Finance, Budget, HR, Development
Jan. 9 Team Effectiveness: Building trust, working with difficult people, accountability
Feb. 5-6 Crucial Conversations
Mar. 6 About UAB Culture: Organizational Culture, UAB faculty and staff dynamics
Apr. 10 Community Leadership: field trip
May 8 Capstone: Project Presentations and Reflection

2014-2015 Participants




Cyndi Ballinger Business Officer II Graduate School
Kristin Chapleau Program Specialist School of Health Professions
Jon Corliss Director of Business Intelligence Institutional Effectiveness
Kim Cunningham Director of Academic Success Center Provost Office
Michael Fitts Assistant Professor Lister Hill
Ginger Hattaway Manager, Financial Operations Dentistry Dean's Office
Lance Higgins Program Director III Facilities
Aimee Holland Assistant Professor School of Nursing
Suzanne Judd Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Ed School of Public Health
Helen McIntyre Asst Dir Financial Aid Financial Aid
Susan Packa Program Manager School of Health Professions
Tonya Perry Assistant Professor School of Education
David Redden Chair, Biostatistics Public Health
Bonita Sims Lieutenant University Police
Todd Smith Fiscal Officer Optometry, Education
Rita Stewart-Hampton Coordinator of Student Services School of Business
Rahul Thadani Director of HR Information Systems HR
Libba Vaughan Coordinator for Service Learning Provost Office
Andy Wallace Director of Alumni House  Development
Janice Ward Manager, Faculty Affairs Provost Office
Melissa Whatley Associate Director, CPDS Career and PD Services