Succession Planning, Leader Development and
Managing Executive Transitions - Register Now! 


Leadership continuity and leader development are not an accident. There are concrete, practical steps that organizations can take to ensure successful transitions when it occurs for the Chief Executive and other key leaders.


Housing Virginia, in partnership with BB&T, is bringing Transition Guides from Silver Spring, Maryland to deliver three one-day training events targeting executive leaders and their boards. The workshop will provide participants with a comprehensive overview of succession planning, leader development and managing executive transitions. As a participant you will: 


  • Learn about proven practices for succession planning, leader development and executive transition.

  • Receive tools and sample documents to begin emergency backup planning, succession policy development, and a succession inventory assessment for their organization.

  • Understand how to reduce the risks related to transition.


Date / Locations include the following. Please select the date you are interested in and email Anna Strahs Watts at to register.

April 19, 2013   Richmond             VHDA Housing Training Center 

                                                            4224 Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060


May 1, 2013        NOVA                    Rust Library

                                                             380 Old Waterford Road, N.W., Leesburg, VA 20176

May 14, 2013   Staunton                Stonewall Jackson Hotel

                                                             24 South Market Street, Staunton, VA 24401

Registration fees include one day of training and training materials, a copy of The Nonprofit Leadership Transition and Development Guide by Tom Adams, and lunch. Registration is priced at $125 for one member of your organization and $95 for additional registrations.


Seating is limited so make your registration today! Contact Anna Strahs Watts at with your Organization, Name, Title, Phone Number, and Address. Please include this information for all of the people attending from your organization.

Housing Virginia
P. O. Box 4658
Richmond, Virginia 23220