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2020 Mid-Atlantic RLF Program



2020 Sessions
  • February 11-12, 2020
  • May 19-20, 2020
  • July 7-8, 2020
  • September 15-16, 2020
  • November 10-11, 2020
  • December 1-2, 2020
Registration for this forum is closed.  Please contact Mark Griesbaum for another forum.  


 Session Location

Chubb Hotel and Conference Center
800 Ridge Pike

Lafayette Hill, PA 19444




Dr. Madeline Weiss is President of Weiss Associates, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in strategy and change, particularly related to information management and technology. Utilizing her experience of over 30 years in management, organization strategy and change, and information technology, she consults for business, government, universities, and professional organizations. She is Program Director of SIM's Advanced Practices Council and has been an officer of SIM. Madeline has been an RLF facilitator since 1994. She develops and conducts internal leadership programs for organizations as well.



Dr. George Brenckle has been in working in healthcare information techology for the past 29 years. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President and CIO of UMass Memorial Healthcare. In this role, he was responsible for all information services, telecommunications, and biomedical engineering support to the health system, and led the health system’s transformation from an organization that was primarily paper-based to one that is primarily electronic. In 2009, the Mass Technology Leadership Council recognized him as CIO of the Year. More recently, Computerworld Magazine included him as one of the Top 100 CIO’s nationally for 2013. Dr. Brenckle is married (33 years) and the father of three boys, aged from 26 to 21.


 * The number of facilitators will be determined by the size of the class


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Mid-Atlantic RLF Additional Book Selections

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team
Think Like a Freak
Brain Rules
Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World
The Secret Language of Leadership

The Art of Possibility


Program Costs

All SIM members are eligible for a SIM member discount of $500.  If you, or someone from your organization, is a member of SIM, please contact Vincenzo Nelli for a SIM member promo code. Register on or before Friday, December 13, 2019 and you will receive an additional Early registration discount of $500.
The RLF fee includes:  
  • Speakers, presentations, materials and activities during six 2-day sessions of the nine-month program.
  • Inclusion in a national learning event for all 2020 RLF grads.
  • All books and media used throughout the program.
  • All breakfasts, lunches and refreshments.
  • Individual SIM national membership for each graduate during 2021.
*Travel and hotel accommodations are not included in this fee.

Special pricing is available upon request for qualified small nonprofit and government entities.  Email Vincenzo Nelli for more information. 

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Direct questions to: 
Madeline Weiss, RLF Facilitator
George Brenckle, RLF Facilitator






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