August 8, 2021

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Registration

August 9, 2021

7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

8:30 AM - 9:40 AM

Registration

Breakfast & Networking

Keynote Session: Reversing the "Here's Your Budget" Conversation - How to Manage Up

Speaker: Russ Wakelin, CEO (Chief Experience Officer), PayScale
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9:40 AM - 10:00 AM

10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Morning Break with Our Sponsors

General Session 2: 
The People Practices Podcast Present: HR Strategies in managing the great “Return To Work”

Speakers:

  • Chuck Heaton, Chief Human Resources Officer, Camin Cargo Control Inc
  • Jason Anderson, Vice President of Human Resources, U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc.
  • Sanjay Harrichand, Chief Human Resources Officer, Stratum Reservoir
  • Chuck Kemper, Senior Human Resources Consultant & Global HR Executive
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11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

General Session 3:  Lessons Learned During Open Enrollment Pre & Post COVID

Moderator: Robert Vaughan, Sr. Retirement Plan Consultant, UBS

Speakers:
  • Wade Percival, Human Resources Director, Dril-Quip
  • Julie Copeland, Director of Benefits, Landry's
  • Natalie Questell, VP of Human Resources, Frank's International
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11:50 AM - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch

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Breakout Sessions 

1:00 PM - 1:50 PM

Benefits Track:

Total Rewards Innovation

Speakers:

  • Adam Fineberg, Sr. Vice President, USI
  • Ibis Reynolds, CHRO, Distribution International

Comp & Total Rewards Track:
7 Awful Mistakes, 7 Awesome Sales Comp Solutions

Speaker: David Chichelli, Senior Marketing Manager, The Alexander Group

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Leadership Track:

The PROCESS, ART, and SCIENCE of Leadership

Speaker: Errol Doebler, Founder, Leader 193

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2:00 PM - 2:50 PM

Benefits Track:

Finding Your Fit: The Meaningful Role of Financial Wellness

Speaker: Jennifer Bell, Advancial

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Comp & Total Rewards Track: International Remote Work

Speaker: Jenny Midyat, Vice President Total Rewards, ChampionX

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Leadership Track:

HR as a Service

Speaker: Malcolm O’Neal, Chief Human Resources Officer, MRC Global

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2:50 PM - 3:10 PM

Afternoon Break with Our Sponsors

3:10 PM - 4:00 PM

Benefits Track:

How Does Musculoskeletal Health Fit Into Total Rewards?

Speakers:

  • Derek Curlee, Vice President of Business Development, Airrosti
  • Dr. Chris Cato, Vice President of Clinical Strategy, Airrosti

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Comp & Total Rewards Track: Panel on COVID-19 Comp Trends

Moderator: Robert Pesch, Employee Benefits Consultant, USI Insurance Services
Speakers: 

  • Denise Guerra, Compensation Manager, The Friedkin Group
  • Jason Cheney, Director of Compensation and Rewards, Vallen
  • Ashley Kobelan, Compensation Manager, Berry Appleman & Leiden

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Leadership Track:

Taking Your Subject Matter Expertise to the Next Level

Speaker:  Metha Vasquez, Senior Director, Human Resources, Purple Communications
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Hosted Reception with the TTRA Board of Directors

August 10, 2021

  

7:00 AM - 2:45 PM

7:30 AM - 8:10 AM

8:10 AM - 9:00 AM

Registration

Breakfast & Networking

General Session 4:  Navigating Total Rewards

Speaker: Erika Sandoval, HCM Strategic Advisor, UKG

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9:00 AM - 9:20 AM

9:20 AM - 10:20 AM

Morning Break with Our Sponsors

General Session 5: How HR can Effectively Partner with Finance

Speakers:

  • Jen Sudduth, Founder and CEO, Sudduth Search
  • Bo Stults, Project Consultant, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  • Kathi Greene, Director, Global Compensation, Phillips 66'
  • Jennifer Bass, Chief Human Resources Officer, Encino Energy
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10:30 AM - 11:20 AM

General Session 6: How to Deal with Employee Burnout as a Result of Remote Work Solutions

Speaker:

  • Bob Simpson, Principal, Mercer

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11:20 AM - 12:30 PM

Networking Lunch

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Breakout Sessions 

12:30 PM - 1:20 PM

Benefits Track:

HSA Participation Contribution

Speaker: Marco Roquemore, Regional Sales Director, Central Region, HealthEquity

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Compensation & Total Rewards Track:
Pandemics, Social Unrest & ESG: Current Issues in Executive Compensation

Speakers:

  • Nathan O'Connor, Managing Director, Equity Methods
  • Chris Earnest, Partner, Compensation Advisory Partners
  • Tony Eppert, Partner, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Benefits Track:

Amplifying Philanthropy with
Internal Initiatives

Speaker: Ashley Bego, Benefits Manager,
Kendra Scott
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Compensation & Total Rewards Track:


2:40 PM - 3:30 PM

Benefits Track:

The Secret Formula to Developing a Total Rewards Strategy for a Generationally Diverse Workforce

Speaker:  Jason Rabalais, Senior Human Resources Consultant, Strategic HR Connector, Gallagher

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Compensation & Total Rewards Track:

Bridging the Gap Between Setting and Hitting DEI Goals

Speaker: Mark Dwyer, Ph.D, Vice President, Data Science, Trusaic

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3:30 PM

Adjournment

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