1999- Bill Doherty MC's Mary Jo's retirement party at the UMN on June 26th
¶ 1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 A retirement reception was held at the College of Human Ecology on the University of Minnesota campus to honor Dr. Mary Jo Czaplewski’s 15 years of service. A scholarship award was established in her honor for experienced scholars who wished to get additional training in administration and management for the purpose of moving into administration.
¶ 2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Michael Benjamin, the new Executive Director of NCFR, held a Master’s of Public Health from Yale University with a major in mental health administration. His previous job was as Executive Director of the Institute for Mental Health Initiatives in Washington, DC. He had experience in grant writing, conference management, employee assistance programs, and community education.
¶ 3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 From September 9 to 11, 1999, Mary Jo Czaplewski and Carol Matusicky gave a workshop on family life education and represented NCFR and the BC Council for the Family at the International Family Life Education Conference in Taipei, Taiwan as guests of Alice Lee Shih Wu, Executive Director of the Taipei Family Life Education Council. On September 17–18, a special Board orientation on the use of the John Carver Model of Board Governance was held near St. Cloud, MN.