AdminLeadership Education


Invest in Yourself

Join THT’s lineup of dynamic speakers for this year’s two-part AdminLeadership event, covering governance need-to-knows for administrative professionals who serve their hospital leadership, as well as how to navigate a multi-generational workforce with empathy and compassion.

Thanks to generous sponsorship by THIE, you will receive an automatic 10% discount if you add both AdminLeadership Sessions to your cart!

Consider this series if you are: 

  • Administrative Professional.
  • Assistant to the President/CEO.
  • Board Liaison.
  • Chief Governance Officer.
  • Coordinator of Governance Services.
  • Board Secretary.

Sponsored by THIE

Contact THIE at 512/451-5775 or

Governing Boards 101: Leading and Serving Hospital Trustees

September 22, 2021
Noon – 1 p.m. CST

Your organization’s governing board is the heartbeat of your hospital – it keeps vital information flowing from your decision-makers all the way to your patients. As administrative staff in your hospital, your understanding of how a governing board operates is crucial to providing your executive leaders with the support they need to improve the health of your community. Join Texas Healthcare Trustees for an overview of the following:

Learning Objectives

  • Governing Boards: What is their purpose?
  • Board members’ roles and responsibilities;
  • Developing effective and efficient board meetings; and
  • Defining your governance support role: Where do you fit in?


Susannah Ramshaw, Trustee Programs & Engagement, Texas Healthcare Trustees 

Susannah Ramshaw oversees Trustee Programs & Engagement with Texas Healthcare Trustees. She manages THT’s Certified Healthcare Trustee program, online Board-Assessment Tool, and both onsite and distance learning events. In addition, Susannah leads regional board development workshops, focusing on best practices for good governance and timely topics for hospital and health care system boards. She has a 15-year history working with impact-driven organizations, as well as a robust career of serving on nonprofit governing boards.

Working as One: Bridging Generational Gaps

October 20, 2021
Noon – 1 p.m. CST

There is a “changing of the guard” in the workplace. Boomers are retiring at an accelerated rate and Generation X, Millennials, and Generation Z are filling the voids. Amelie Karam, Millennial expert, will help attendees clearly understand how different generations respond and contribute to the workplace – and how to use those generational differences to create more favorable work environments. You will leave this session with a broader understanding of the following:

Learning Objectives

  • Key factors that have influenced Gen Z, Millennials, Generation X, and Baby Boomers;
  • Communication strategies to successfully work across generations; and
  • How to attract and retain top talent from all generations.


Amelie Karam, Millennial Consultant & Specialist

Amelie Karam uses her Millennial perspective and rich research, along with her background in theatre, film, health, and wellness, to bring an entertaining and informative voice to this important and highly sought-after topic: understanding, attracting and retaining millennials in the workplace. Through her extensive research, Amelie has gleaned tools to help organizations improve workplace performance and relationships. Working with a published and internationally known generational expert, Garrison Wynn, the two highlight these generational differences in talks and have co-authorized a publication, Millennial Mystique.