Laurie Dougherty, CTF, CAE
Ms. Dougherty: Mentor and trainer enabling people to lead effective meetings, actionable plans and strategies in government and nonprofit associations. Through online and in person training and intensive support, she shares proven tools such as Technology of Participation (ToP) Facilitation Methods as well as best practices in conducting meetings. Building on her 26 years of experience as a nonprofit executive, she helps organizations craft strategies and design online learning and tools using current technologies such as AdobeConnect, Articulate 360 and Blackboard.
n CEO, Dougherty, Inc. Facilitation and Training
n Executive Director – Illinois Section American Water Works Association
n Qualified Trainer – Meetings That Work – ICA Associates, Inc.
n Qualified Trainer – Technology of Participation - Institute of Cultural Affairs.
n Training and Development; Training Delivery
Facilitation and Leadership Programs: Qualified trainer of Technology of Participation, (ToP) Facilitation Methods and ICA Associates, Meetings That Work. Developer of custom micro-learning and mobile opportunities using current methods such as Articulate 360.
n Meeting Design and Facilitation
Creatively design and facilitate large and small group meetings, virtual or in person. Facilitation services for strategic planning, team-building, and action planning.
n Certificate – Non Profit Management – University of Illinois
n Certificate – Instructional Design – Rollins College
n International Association of Facilitators (IAF)
n National ToP Trainer’s Network
n American Society for Training and Development
n Institute of Cultural Affairs (ICA)
n Mid Atlantic Facilitators Network
Professional Certification and Awards
n Qualified Trainer - National ToP Trainer’s Network
n Qualified Trainer – ICA Associates, Inc. Meetings That Work
n Certified ToP Facilitator - Institute of Cultural Affairs (ICA)
n Certified Association Executive – American Society of Association Executives
n Instructional Design Certificate - Rollins University, Florida.
Publications and Presentations
n Author, “Blue Ribbon Teams: Achieve the Impossible Together” – Published 2017
n Facilitation Fundamentals for Public Health
n Building Consensus Among Groups
· Florida Dept. of Health – over 300 trained
· Florida Association of Native Nurseries
· Harlem Roscoe Fire Protection District
· Association of Boards of Certification
· North Park Public Water District
· Valencia College
· Goodwill Industries
· FSU College of Medicine
· LSF Health Systems