The Women in Propane Council is open to men and women, and provides opportunities for all members of the propane industry to support the advancement and success of women in every scope of business operation and professional development.  

In 2014, the Women in Propane Council will host a variety of events intended to help members become more effective communicators and better leaders.  If you're interested in joining the council or learning more, please visit: www.npga.org/WiP.  

 
NPGA Winter Board of Directors Meeting
Sunday, January 31, 2016 – Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Hyatt Regency Hotel – Savannah, Georgia
 
Sunday, January 31, 2016, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Women in Propane Council, Winter Meeting
 
Monday, February 1, 2016, 11:45am – 1:00pm
Women in Propane Council, No-host Networking Lunch
 
The Knowledge Exchange: WIP Mentor Network
Thursday, April 7, 2016, 1:30pm – 5:30pm
Music City Center - Nashville, Tennessee
 
The Knowledge Exchange mentoring program strives to make a lasting impact on the lives of the men and women in the propane industry by providing a platform for individuals to develop themselves on a professional and personal level. Learn more HERE.
Knowledge Exchange training takes place the day before the 2016 NPGA Southeastern Convention and International Propane Expo opens.
Investment per mentee is $200.00. Mentors are volunteers drawn from propane industry leaders across the country.
E-mail KnowledgeExchange@npga.org for more information.
 
2016 NPGA Southeastern Convention and International Propane Expo
Friday, April 8, 2016 - Sunday, April 10, 2016
Music City Center - Nashville, Tennessee
 
Friday, April 8, 2016, 9:00am - 3:15pm 
The Leadership Forum – an added value package to the NPGA Expo.  Learn more HERE.
This forum is designed to help you advance your career for an additional cost of $150.00
          Four (4) 75 minute training sessions
          Presented by Margaret N. Morford, CEO of The HR Edge
                    Management Courage – Having the Heart of a Lion
                   The Hidden Language of Organizations – Workplace Politics, Power and Influence
          Presented by Lisa Gunderson, keynote speaker, certified by Cy Wakeman
                   Effective Leadership in Changing Times
                   Hardwiring Accountability into your Workforce
 
April 9 - 10, 2016
Professional Head Shot Photographs during Expo hours
Networking Lounge (Exclusively for Leadership Forum participants)
 
Saturday, April 9, 2016, 3:30 - 5:00pm
Roundtable Session, The Power of Mentorship
 Presented by Angela John, Senior Vice President of NGL’s for BP; Alison Abbott of World LPG Association; and Mike Hopsicker, CEO of Ray Murray, Inc.
 
Saturday, April 9, 2016, 5:00 - 6:00pm
Networking Reception 
 
Western Propane Trade Show and Convention
Thursday, May 12, 2016 – Saturday, May 14, 2016
Reno Events Center – Reno, Nevada
 
Friday, May 13, 2016, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Seminar: Want to Create a More Stressful Environment?
Dana Nowling brings a fresh and practical perspective to the role that leadership plays in workplace stress. Join Dana for an interactive, informative, and energizing seminar where you will have the opportunity to explore your leadership footprint – the impression you leave behind - and go away with clear steps to maximize the positive impact you can make on those working with you.
Presented by Dana Nowling, founder of the professional development consultancy company Executopia, leadership facilitator, and coach with more than 20 years of training and development experience in the U.S. and the U.K.
 
NPGA Mid-Year Board of Directors Meeting & Propane Days
Sunday, May 22, 2016 – Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Renaissance – Washington, D.C.
 
Watch for future updates in NPGA Reports.
Propane Days is a unique opportunity to advocate for the industry and be a part of leadership in action. Women in Propane Council encourages its members to attend. (No official Women in Propane Council events are scheduled.)
 
NPGA Fall Board of Directors Meeting
Sunday, October 2, 2016 – Tuesday, October 4, 2016
The Omni Grove Park Inn – Asheville, North Carolina
 
Sunday, October 2, 2016, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Women in Propane Council, Annual Meeting
 
Monday, October 3, 2016, 11:45am – 1:00pm
Women in Propane Council, No-host Networking Lunch
 
Teeco’s 70th Anniversary Open House and Golf Tournament
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 – Friday, October 21, 2016
Teeco Sacramento, 7471 Reese Road, Sacramento, California
 
Thursday, October 20, 2016, 8:00am – 2:00pm
Women in Propane Booth at Open House
Information and sign-up opportunities for activities organized by the WIP business council including the 2017 WIP Leadership Forum in Nashville and the 2017 WIP Knowledge Exchange, a 6-month mentorship training program open to all propane industry members (male and female). Learn the value of council membership and JOIN at Teeco’s anniversary event.  Teeco offers free training October 19 and 20.  See schedule and register using this link.
 
 
 
 
 
 

 


 



 

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