What does Mark do?

Overview

Conference Keynote/
Plenary Session

Leadership or Strategic Planning Sessions

Workshops and Breakout Sessions

Walkable Community/Safe Route
to School Workshop

Activity Sessions

Mark Fenton - Leadership or Strategic Planning Sessions

Yes, we do need year round bicycle parking! Minneapolis, MN
Yes, we do need year round bicycle parking! Minneapolis, MN

Leadership or Strategic Planning Sessions

Ideally designed for targeted groups of community leaders, work site managers, group leaders, and/or key stakeholders, such a session can include a review of the current environmental and policy factors influencing the physical activity habits of residents or employees. This can be especially effective if I provide some recommendations for action to guide a facilitated discussion of specific steps a company, organization, or community might take to improve the health and well-being of its target population. (Such sessions must obviously be designed very specifically to the desires and interests of the participants, and are highly interactive.) They often begin with a PowerPoint presentation when appropriate, to outline environmental and policy level tools used to create more activity promoting settings, followed by a group assessment of local needs, and prioritization of specific target activities. I can go a step further and create a detailed action plan, to give clearer structure to the ideas if desired.
This can be most effective if presented in a focused time frame, perhaps including a meal and/or hosted by a high profile leader (mayor, CEO). For example: