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Join us Thursday December 8, 2016 6:00 pm

REGISTER NOW: Emotional Intelligence 

What does Emotional Intelligence have to do with leadership success? Corporations around the world are recognizing that possessing emotional intelligence is one of the strongest predictors of performance. Emotional and social intelligence is the foundation from which influential leaders are built. You will learn concepts and tools that will strengthen your emotional intelligence.

Event Schedule

  • 6:00 PM Networking and Light Refreshments
  • 6:45 PM Presentation and Discussion
  • 8:00 PM Meeting Adjourns
Meeting Location: TriNet Group (1305 Walt Whitman Road #210, Melville, NY)

    About our Presenter: Michele Rebetti (Crestcom International)

            Michele Rebetti (President, Crestcom KEY Alliance) is a Leadership Development Expert. With over 15 years in training and development, she is experienced in management and employee development, as well as organization development for the healthcare, manufacturing, and beauty/fragrance industries. Michele owns her own company and specializes in Management and Leadership. In addition, she is an adjunct professor at both Molloy College and Farmingdale State College in the Department of Psychology. 

    Michele is a professional speaker and one of her areas of expertise is Emotional Intelligence. 

    Michele earned her BA degree in Psychology from Randolph-Macon College and a Masters degree in Industrial Organizational Psychology from Hofstra University. 

    We look forward to seeing you on December 8th!


    Your ATD Long Island Board of Directors

    Register Below:

    Upcoming events



    Lisa Privett-Wood– President

    With over 30 years of experience in Learning and Human Resources working in the Hospitality industry, Lisa is currently with Hilton Worldwide as Senior Manager, Learning for
    Global Operations.  Previously Lisa spent several years with Marriott International in various corporate-level training and human resources roles. Lisa was VP Programming for ATD LI in 2015.  She 
    holds a BS in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University.

    Larry Kravitz – VP Membership

    Larry is Training Manager for Global Operations and Support at OpenLink Financial and has spent over 20 years in the learning and development area. He provides comprehensive learning support in training design and development for online and in-person events, has launched customer satisfaction programs, new hire program and led the selection and implementation of Openlink’s first learning management system. Larry graduated from SUNY Stony Brook with a BA in English.

    Hector Martinez – VP Finance and Past President 

    Hector is an Instructional Design Manager at SiriusXM and has over 15 years of experience in course design, workshop facilitation, coaching, performance management, eLearning and learning management
    systems.  Hector currently serves as our VP Finance and was chapter president in 2014. He is also an adjunct professor at New York Institute of Technology.
    Hector has an M.A. in Organizational Development from Teachers College, Columbia University.

    Sy Islam, PhD – Past President

    Sy is an Assistant Professor of Industrial Organizational Psychology at Farmingdale State College.
    He also conducts private consulting in the areas of training and development with specialties in training evaluation, training design, and facilitation. Sy is our most recent chapter president and was VP Membership in 2014.  He holds degrees from Hofstra University (PhD, Applied Organizational Psychology),
    Fairleigh Dickinson University (MBA/MA, Human Resources Management/Industrial-Organizational Psychology) and Rutgers University – New Brunswick (BA, Economics).  



    Please let us know about guest speakers and topics you would be interested in hearing from and about in the coming months.  If you have an interest yourself, then by all means we would love to hear from you!  Please submit your comments/proposals to lisaprivettwood@optimum.net.

    All comments/proposals will be reviewed with our Board for consideration of an upcoming session. Presentations should be educational/developmental opportunities for our membership and topics should align with the ATD Competency Model which can be viewed at https://www.td.org/Certification/Competency-Model.















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