ANNUAL FALL CONFERENCE
November 16 & 17, 2017
100 Berlin Road, Cromwell, CT
Thank you for your commitment to being CT STRONG by being Inclusive and Connected!
Conference Planning Chair, Ann Marie Colebrook
President, Jan Bishop; Conference Program Assistant, Marybeth Fede
Conference Site Manager, Diane G. Wright; Office Manager, Kathy Nauber
Exhibits Manager, Amy Gagnon; Reception Manager, Shirley Hughes
Past President, Lisa Galske; President Elect, Karen Bosworth
Vice Presidents: Amanda Amtmanis, John Battista, Katherine Leslie, Jennifer Mitteness
VP Elects: Christie Cardinale, Mike Ginicola, Steve Pernal, Alicia Potash
Exhibitors, Speakers, Volunteers
You all made our Fall Conference successful!
Awards Reception – Thursday, November 16, 2017
Gibson-Laemel Scholarship – Emily Burg, ECSU
Outstanding New Professional Award – Matthew Harris, Middletown High School; Shannon Puzinski, Har-Bur Middle School, Regional School District #10
Outstanding Program Award – Fill Mr. Hurlburt’s Truck, Janice Skene, Buttonball Elementary School, Glastonbury; Healthy Heroes Challenge, Elementary Physical Education Teachers, Glastonbury Public Schools
Outstanding Program Award Honorable Mention – Survivor, Lisa Kriger, East Lyme Middle School
Recognition Award – John Adamovich, Woodbridge Recreation Department; Michelle Hespeler, Gideon Welles School, Glastonbury
Pathfinder Award – Sally Maher, North Haven High School
Teacher of the Year
Adapted Physical Education: Daniel Kahl, Benhaven School, Wallingford
Elementary Physical Education: Donald Levine, Colchester Elementary
Middle School Physical Education: Geri-Ann Ristow, Rochambeau Middle School, Regional School District #15
Middle School Physical Education: Abigail Wrinn, Windsor Locks Middle School
Professional Honor Awards – Carol Ciotto, CCSU; MaryBeth Fede, SCSU
ATTENTION VENDORS! You are cordially invited to exhibit your products and services at the Fall Conference of The Connecticut Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance to be held November 16 and 17, 2017. Conveniently located off Interstate 91, the Radisson Hotel in Cromwell, CT is the site for this event.
Exhibitors for this two-day conference will set up in the hotel on Thursday before 8:00 a.m. The exhibit period is from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day.
With a membership near 850 professionals and future professionals representing health and physical education teachers, recreation specialists and dance instructors, our attendance averages 500 each day. Attendees request items to purchase from exhibitors, so please plan accordingly.
Plan to provide special backdrops, extension cords, audiovisual equipment, tape, scissors, etc. as needed. Electricity fee is extra. Exhibitors are solely responsible for transportation, loading and breakdown, display and safety of their exhibits. CTAHPERD reserves the right to make final decisions on all matters relating to exhibits. The application becomes a contract when accepted by CTAHPERD.
The Exhibitor Prospectus provides details about exhibit space fees.