LDC-Laura Dunkley Communications Portfolio Aug2017

| June 27, 2017

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The goal was to create the outline for each module of the new online program, and in the afternoon facilitate a strategic planning session to assist in taking the centre forward into the next 5 years. Laura collaborated with Susan Gesner, GAEL, to provide added value during the facilitation process.

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