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Webinar: 5 Steps to Shape and Sharpen Your Personal Brand
Wednesday, September 29, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CST
Category: Events

5 Steps to Shape and Sharpen Your Personal Brand
Brian Gavin and Stephanie Wollenburg

Date: Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Time: 1:00 p.m. Central Time 

Does your personal brand need to shine online? Want to stand out among leaders? Need focus? Want to get ahead? Consider adding a little swagger! Learn why establishing a personal brand for you and your ministry is important. Join this interactive session and master the 5 Steps to Shape and Sharpen Your Personal Brand. You will leave empowered to share your personal brand with humor and purpose.

Remember that webinars are FREE to ALL ALDE members, and we just need you to RSVP. Webinars are $75 for nonmembers. Not a member? Attend your first webinar free to experience ALDE! RSVP for free or pay to attend here.

Brian GavinBrian Gavin is Senior Vice President of Communications & Marketing with Volunteers of America in Alexandria, Virginia, where he most recently quadrupled national earned media within an 18 month period. Media coverage has appeared on CNN, FOX Broadcasting, CBS, and NBC, among other outlets, with $113 million in media value and 12.2 billion impressions, coinciding with the organization’s 125th anniversary.

Previously, Brian worked at Lutheran Social Services of New York as Vice President of Advancement & Communications, where he served as ALDE’s Big East Chapter President for two years. He currently serves on the ALDE Board of Directors. Brian held senior positions at Catholic Charities in communications and fundraising for over a decade - both at local offices in New York City and nationally at Catholic Charities USA.

Brian holds a B.A. in communications from The University of Scranton, as well as an M.A. in public communications from Fordham University, and is a member of The National Press Club in Washington, D.C. He was awarded a 2021 Top 10 Global Marketer of the Year Award from OnCon Awards. He resides in Alexandria with his wife, April, and daughter, Caroline and enjoys being outdoors, laughing, and eating pizza.

Stephanie WollenburgStephanie Wollenburg, MPA, is the Director of Development at LuHi, a Lutheran college-prep high school on the Northshore of Long Island. She is also a recent addition to the Development and Leadership team founded by Zach Clark, and works for the company as a coach. 

She received her B.A. in political science and history from the University of Missouri and her master's degree in nonprofit management from the Truman School of Public Affairs. 

Stephanie enjoys her career path and is grateful to work for a special ministry and with incredible leaders across the United States. She is a member of the ALDE Board of Directors.

Contact: Laurie Brill - [email protected]