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Director's Roundtable

Mission Statement

The mission of the Directors' Roundtables is to foster an ethical environment by facilitating professional development through open dialog and best practice sharing for administrative non-academic personnel.


2019 Topics

February 21

Diversity and Inclusion with Dr. Bryan Samuel at the Big 12 Room of the K-State Student Union

April 18

Budgetary Update with Ethan Erickson in room 4061 of the K-State Business Administration Building

2018 Topics

February 15

Workplace Commitment & Satisfaction with Dr. Chris Lake

April 19

Diversity and Inclusion with Dr. Bryan Samuel 

September 26

President's Cabinet Panel in room 4061 of the K-State Business Administration Building 

November 15

Human Capital Services Update at the Beach Museum of Art, UMB Theater


2017 Topics

February 16, Managing Budgets using Efficiency and Shared Services Strategies 

April 20, Leading Without Bias: Strengthening K-State Decision Making Processes with Dr. Josie Schafer 

September 21, Human Capital Services Innovation Session

November 16, Human Capital Services Update with VPHCS Jay Stephens 

2016 Topics

February 18, SGA Update with Andy Hurtig and Joe Tinker

March 24, Compensation and Organizational Effectiveness Update

April 20, Implicit Bias Workshop

September 22, Networking

November 17, Dr. Doris Carroll: Recognizing and Tackling Gendered Microaggressions at Work Handout 

2015 Topics

January 12, 2025 Update from President Schulz

February 18, StrengthsQuest

March 25, ALiCE Training

April 22, Space Migration Project/Campus Construction

August 27, The Power of Story: Creating a Sense of Wonder

September 17, The Power of Story: A Journey With Entrepreneurs and Community Leaders

October 15, The Power of Story: Model Development

November 19, HCS Roadshow

2014 Topics

August 27, Directors Meet-N-Greet

September 17, Conflict Management

October 15, Coaching Poor Behaviors/Performance

November 12, Recognition Strategies/Motivating Others


Meeting Dates

All meetings are held from 8:15-9:30 a.m. on the following dates:

  • September 26 in Room 4061 of the K-State Business Administration Building
  • November 21 in Room 4061 of the K-State Business Administration Building
  • February 6 - location TBA
  • April 16 - location TBA