TUCKER, Ga. — The past two years have highlighted the crucial need to attract and retain quality workforces in the poultry industry. This newly named Workforce Success and Engagement Conference will provide a fresh perspective on the daily issues concerning people in today’s work environment. Sponsored by USPOULTRY, the conference will be held April 20-22, at the Hilton Sandestin Golf Beach Resort & Spa in Destin, Fla.
“We are excited about USPOULTRY’s Workforce Success and Engagement Conference. The planning committee has provided a full schedule of topics, including Motivating Team Members in Today’s Environment; Best Practices for Managing Heath Care Costs; Time and Attendance Management and Leave Policies During COVID; and much more,” said Devin Wood, corporate human resources manager for Harrison Poultry Inc., and program committee chairman. “Also, Dr. Marc DeBeer, president of Aviagen North America, will provide his perspective of HR as a Strategic Partner. You will not want to miss it!”
The conference agenda was developed by an industry planning committee of knowledgeable and experienced human resources professionals that included Angie Caskey, Jennie-O Turkey Store Inc.; Jim Golden, Cal-Maine Foods Inc.; Anne Guggenbiller, Cooper Farms Inc.; Brittney Kirwer, Farbest Foods Inc.; Verna Matthews, Peco Foods Inc.; Leonard Parks, Case Farms; Angela Wilson, Aviagen Inc.; James W. Wimberly, Jr., Wimberly, Lawson, Steckel, Schneider & Stine, P.C.; and Devin Wood, Harrison Poultry Inc.
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