Labor and employment attorney Jo Ellen Whitney recently presented at the annual Iowa Communication Action Association Training Conference.
The conference is a gathering of non-profit professionals working in community action agencies across the state who provide services and advocate for low-income Iowans. The workshops at the conference offer information on utilizing program assessments, connections to other agencies and support, and conflict resolution among others.
Jo Ellen presented twice, first on Americans with Disabilities Act issues (ADA Issues - How to Talk to Staff When Mental Illness is Involved) and then on sexual harassment (Me Too and Oh No).
She also presented on behalf of the Iowa Hospital Association at the Healthcare Financial Management Association Summer Conference. Jo Ellen covered the complex and vast arena of employment management and employee issues.
Jo Ellen is a prolific and entertaining employment law speaker, bringing together the law and a practical approach for the tricky situations HR professionals and employers often face.