Appointed and elected municipal officials may register online for a free MMA webinar on Feb. 7 that will review guidelines for effective public meeting facilitation.
Panelists will discuss how to prepare for municipal meetings, highlighting best practices for preparation, assembling an agenda, and managing time efficiently. Panelists will also share strategies for responding to unruly attendees in cases where a meeting becomes emotionally charged.
Speakers for “Managing Municipal Meetings” will include:
• Dottie Fulginiti, Select Board chair, Easton
• Trevor McDaniel, Select Board chair, Deerfield, and council chair of the Franklin Regional Council of Governments
• Christine Hoyt, Select Board member, Adams, and chair of the Berkshire County Select Board Association
For more information, contact MMA Education and Training Coordinator Lily Rancatore at firstname.lastname@example.org.