Colorado Rising 2021: Education Conference and Trade Show

AAMD's Signature Event is Live and In Person!

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Wednesday, July 28, 2021
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM (MDT)
Colorado Convention Center
700 14th Street
Denver, CO 80202-3213
* Registration open until 7/26/21 at 12:00 AM (MDT)

Event Details

Conference Schedule


7:00 - 9:00 AM

Registration, Breakfast & Trade Show

8:45-10:30 AM

Conference Kick Off with Jan Spence

It’s Game Time!  Leadership Lessons from a Pro Female Football Player

Words have profound power; they can lift someone up or tear someone down. Jan Spence shares how pursuing her life-long dream of playing professional football led to the unexpected opportunity to affect change through encouraging words and simple actions. Applying her  “Cheer Leadership™” approach in the workplace builds stronger connections, increases employee engagement and loyalty, and fosters collaboration and innovation. These invaluable lessons transform employee and customer relations and create more synergy among leadership and the people they manage.


10:45-11:30 AM

Education Breakout #1
  • Is the Customer Really Always Right?
    Rich George, The NOI Coach
  • Connecting with First Time & Forever Renters
    Anissa Faus, Mission Rock Residential
    Adam Berger, Mill Creek Residential

  • Affordable Housing (PANEL)
    Nicole Hildebrand, Mission Rock Residential
    Gina Metzger, Fairfield Residential
    Angela Fletcher, Denver Housing Authority
    Chanelle Richardson, Echelon Property Group
  • How to Manage Different Municipalities (PANEL)
    Moderated by Troy Porras, Wyatts Towing
    (panelists TBA)

  • Leadership During a Pandemic (PANEL)
    Moderated by Steve Wunch (panelists TBA)

  • RAMP Up Your Company from the Inside Out
    Paul Regalado & Rebecca Moore, Roof & Gutter Guys

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Education Breakout #2
  • Stop Me Before I Strangle This Resident!
    Michelle Molinaro & Ninaa Troester,
    Savvy Property Solutions
  • Legal Seminar
    Speaker TBD, Tschetter Sulzer, P.C.
  • The Hand Crafted Renter Cocktail
    Marcella Eppsteiner, Mission Rock Residential
    Allison Moledo, Windsor Properties
  • Maintenance Leadership  (PANEL)
    Moderated by Chad Craven, ParkM (panelists TBA)
  • Leading with L.O.V.E.
    Steve Wunch, LEAP Insurance

  • Team Member Health
    Lori Snider, RedPeak

  • Empowerment of a Diverse & Inclusive Workplace
    Alycia Anderson, Knock Rentals

12:30 - 2:30 PM

Keynote Luncheon with Erik Wahl
 "The Art of Vision"

By embracing innovative strategies, professionals at all levels can achieve superior levels of performance by creatively and visibly differentiating themselves from the competition. No matter what kind of organization you have—from a small company to a large corporation—employees at all levels will be better able to embrace the future by becoming more innovative, more productive and ultimately more profitable.


2:30 - 4:30 PM 

Trade Show Reception

Join us back on the Trade Show floor for networking, refreshments and door prizes as we wrap up our biggest event of the year!

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!


Trade Show Booths

Just a few exhibit spaces left - reserve yours today!  Looking to exhibit at the Trade Show?  Email events@aamdhq.org for pricing and additional information.