may, 2017

03may(may 3)9:00 am04(may 4)11:30 amCREA HR Conference11140 Woodmen Road, Falcon, CO 80831

Event Details

E – HR Conference






Wednesday & Thursday,

May 3 & 4, 2017


Mountain View Electric

11140 E. Woodmen Rd.

Falcon, CO  80831



Wed:  9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Thur:  8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.





The cost of this course has been reduced thanks to a donation by the Colorado Electric Educational Institute


Lunch will be provided on Wed.


Participants will be billed after the course.  Cancellations made after April 24 may be billed ½ of the registration fee.


To Register:

Contact Jen Hight at the CREA office (303) 455-2700 ext. 700 or

e-mail at


Registration Deadline:

April 15, 2015



Holiday Inn Express

3431 Cinema Point (First & Main)

Colorado Springs, CO  80922


Rate:  $169   Deadline:  April 1

Ask for the CREA block to receive the group rate.

Mtn View & CO Rural Electric Booking Link



Wednesday, May 3, 2017


9:00-9:30 am            Continental Breakfast & Introductions


9:30–10:30 am          Put Performance Back into Performance Management

Instructor:  Nadine Ontiveros, LPEA &

Michele Rinn, NRECA


10:30-10:45 am        Break


10:45-11:30 am        NRECA Veteran’s Initiative

Instructor: Michele Rinn, NRECA


11:30 – 12:30            Send in the Replacements: Managing Employee                                   Transition

Instructor:  Renee Smit, Mountain States


12:30-1:15 pm          Lunch


1:15-4:30 pm            Getting Out of My Own Way – The Intentional Leader and Co-Worker

Instructor: Megara Kastner, Mountain States



6:00 pm                     Dinner at Tuscanos (on your own dime)

Location:  3294 Cinema Point, Co Sprgs


Thursday, May 4, 2017


8:00-8:30 am            Continental Breakfast


8:30–9:30 am            HR Role During an Employee Crisis

Instructor:  Dave Frick, General Manager,

Morgan County REA & Cathy Gledhill,

Manager of Finance & Administration, Grand                                   Valley Power


9:30-9:45 am            Break


9:45-11:30 am          Roundtable Discussion

• Managing flex time

• Storm hours

• New hire on boarding

• Behavioral interviewing

• Risk management

• Rest periods

• Engineering/Technical recruiting


11:30 am                   Officer Elections

Meeting Topics & Location for 2018


12:00 pm                   Adjourn


Colorado Electric Educational Institute

Colorado Rural Electric Association







Mountain View Electric Association

11140 E. Woodmen Road
Falcon, CO 80831
(800) 388-9881

From Points North of Colorado Springs
Go South on I-25 to Interquest Parkway, Exit #153
You will loop around and Interquest Parkway becomes CO-83 N
Turn right onto CO-21 S/N Powers Boulevard
Take the Woodmen Road ramp
Turn left onto E. Woodmen Road
Take a left on Golden Sage

Turn right on E. Woodmen Road
Mountain View Electric will be on your left.


From Points South of Colorado Springs


Traveling north on I-25 take the Academy Blvd exit, EXIT 135, toward Airport.

Merge onto S Academy Blvd/CO-83 N toward Airport.

Turn right onto E Fountain Blvd/US-24 E.

Turn left onto CO-21 N/S Powers Blvd/US-24 E.

Merge onto US-24 E.

Turn left onto E. Woodmen Road
Take a right on Golden Sage

Turn right on E. Woodmen Road
Mountain View Electric will be on your left.



HR Group Officers:

Cheinette Van Wyk, Mountain View Electric, President

Nadine Ontiveros, La Plata Electric Association, Secretary




Colorado Electric Educational Institute

Colorado Rural Electric Association



3 (Wednesday) 9:00 am - 4 (Thursday) 11:30 am


Mountain View Electric Offices

11140 Woodmen Road, Falcon, CO 80831

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