WE Read: No Hard Feelings
Date: June 9, 2020
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
This event will be offered virtually through Zoom. A Zoom account is not required to participate, and participants will receive a link to join prior to the meeting. Special accommodations for those with disabilities will be considered. Please let us know by June 2 if you require special accommodations.
Registration Cost: $20
[use code "COVID" to receive a registration cost of $10]
Space is limited, so register early!
Book: No Hard Feelings: The Secret Power of Embracing Emotions at Work
Author: Liz Fosslein and Molly West Duffy
"A must-read that topples the idea that emotions don't belong in the workplace, No Hard Feelings offers a path towards a future I want to work in: an emotionally expressive, yet respectful [and high-performing!] workplace."
-Susan Cain, author of Quiet and Chief Revolutionary at Quiet Revolution
Lori Merricks serves as the director of marketing and communications at Danville Regional Foundation [DRF] and her experience spans public relations; event/sponsorship management and marketing; strategic communications planning; and digital and social media project planning, development and implementation. Prior to joining DRF, she held various positions with Birmingham, Alabama-based Luckie & Company, a national full-service marketing and advertising agency. She is a Cum Laude graduate of Samford University with a major in Journalism/Mass Communications and a minor in Business. She is also certified by the Institute for Crisis Management. Lori is a 2015 graduate of Lead Virginia, a 2016 recipient of the Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals PACE [Professional and Community Engagement] Award, the current president of the board of directors for God's Storehouse in Danville and holds an executive certificate in nonprofit management from Duke University’s Office of Continuing Studies.