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11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. CT: Panel: Recognize and Prevent Meeting Sabotage


Panelists: C.J. Cavin, PRP; Daniel Ivey-Soto, PRP; Kirk Overbey, PRP; Wanda Sims, PRP; Alison Wallis, PRP

Moderator: Ramona Hill, PRP
The Back Story: Manushag (Nush) Powell, PhD

This panel will discuss how to handle a member whose goal is to derail the meeting.


  • C.J. Cavin, PRP

    C.J. Cavin is a licensed Oklahoma attorney and a credentialed parliamentarian. He has obtained the Certified Parliamentarian-Teacher credential from the American Institute of Parliamentarians (AIP) and the Professional Registered Parliamentarian credentials from the National Association of Parliamentarians (NAP). He is the full-time parliamentarian for the Oklahoma House of Representatives and the National Parliamentarian for NAP. In addition, he has served as chair for the NAP Commission on Credentialing, Parliamentarian for AIP, Vice-President for the American College of Parliamentary Lawyers, and president of the Oklahoma State Association of Parliamentarians (NAP). He also served on the authorship team for the American Institute of Parliamentarians Standard Code, Second Edition.

  • Daniel Ivey-Soto, PRP

  • Kirk Overbey, PRP

    Kirk Overbey, PRP, became a professional registered parliamentarian in 2005 and an NAP trainer in 2011. He likes to approach parliamentary topics from nontraditional angles. Kirk enjoys teaching workshops and serving his clients.

  • Wanda Sims, PRP

  • Alison Wallis, PRP

    Alison Wallis, JD, PRP, CP-T became a Professional Registered Parliamentarian in 2005. She holds a law degree from Loyola University in New Orleans. She was a prosecutor and appellate attorney for many years. She now handles post-conviction matters for the judges of Jefferson Parish.
    Alison is president of the National Association of Parliamentarians. She was President of the Louisiana Association of Parliamentarians and a two-term District Six Director. Alison serves as a trustee for NAPEF and for the Dahms Memorial Foundation. Alison served three terms as president of the American Institute of Parliamentarians and is a Certified Parliamentarian-Teacher.

    Alison loves to show how parliamentary procedure can improve real life meetings and how parliamentarians can make their specialized knowledge practical.

June 29, 2024
Sat 11:45 AM CDT

Duration 1H 0M

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