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Session Synopsis

Making Memories, Meaning And Milestones: Through The Challenges
And Fun Times!

Moderator - Arishta Khanna

Panelists - Ron Kaufman, Michael Pododlinsky, Benjamin Cheng, Deborah Torres Patel

Get ready for an enthralling panel discussion with the visionary founders of an association like no other! Join us as we delve into their behind-the-scenes moments, filled with challenges, triumphs, and unforgettable moments. From humble beginnings to soaring heights, these trailblazers have charted a unique path in the world of associations, making APSS a brand to reckon with!

With laughter and excitement in the air, the panelists will regale us with stories of how they embarked on this adventure with a bold vision and unwavering determination. Their candid anecdotes will leave you inspired and energized, as they share valuable insights and lessons learned from their rollercoaster ride and the vision, we can stay focused on for the next 20 years

But it's not all serious business! Get ready for some lighthearted moments as the panelists reveal the fun and quirky experiences they've had while the planning and execution, and what it will take for us to keep it moving forward, perhaps evolved different goals though the same vibe and energy!

So join Arishta, as she digs deep, down and sometimes dirty, to get the Ron, Deborah, Benjamin and Mike, to share past stories, perspectives and some ideas too for the years ahead!

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