LTI Leadership Training Institute

LTI 2018 Registration

Registration for the 2018 Leadership Training Institute is now available. 

Online Early Bird Member until 11/13/17   $540

Online Early Bird Non-member until 11/13/17 $595

Regular Member Rate 11/14/17-2/1/18 $565

Regular Non-Member Rate 11/14/17-2/1/18 $620

Late Member Rate 2/2/18-Until Full $595

Late Non-Member Rate 2/2/18-Until Full $650

2018 LTI Alumni Challenge Donation Form

2018 LTI Committee

Kristen Hamill, CPRP
Newport News Parks, Recreation & Tourism

Matt Spruill, CPRP
Colonial Heights Recreation & Parks

Amy Woodson, CPRP
Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation

Kat Fish
Prince William County Parks & Recreation 

Cindy Roeder
Herndon Parks & Recreation
Phone: (703)435-6800

Claire Richardson
Staunton Parks & Recreation

James Mickle, CPRP
Norfolk Parks, Recreation & Open Space

Kelley Herbert
James City Co. Parks & Recreation

Terry Caldwell, CPRP, AFO
Christiansburg Aquatic Center

VRPS Board Liaison

Margaret Thorne
Portsmouth Parks & Recreation
(757)393-5143 x 4264

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Leadership Training Institute 2018


Proven Career Advancement - 90% of Directors & Upper Management personnel in Virginia Parks & Recreation Departments have graduated from LTI

Beautiful Setting - LTI takes place at Wintergreen Resort & utilizes mountain top housing and amenities

Fun Educational Sessions - LTI prides itself in offering fun, interactive & educational games, activities & presenters centered around bringing out the leader in you

Networking Opportunities - Meet other professionals from around the state to make lasting relationships, share ideas, improve your self confidence and begin forming a support group to last throughout your career

CEU's - Earn CEU's to help maintain your certifications or to help get you on your way to becoming certified

LTI 2018 Sponsorship Opportunities

The 2018 Leadership Training Institute (LTI) is a semi-annual conference targeting Leaders in the Park and Recreation Field throughout Virginia. The Institute, park of the Virginia Recreation and Park Society (VRPS)…..

 began 28 years ago and has served as an important training for some of the brightest leaders in the Recreation field.
 VRPS was one of the first state organizations in the country to establish this groundbreaking model leadership program that is often replicate by others in the profession.
 Over 90% of Directors and Upper Level Management working in Virginia’s Parks and Recreation Departments have graduated from LTI.

Your company can become a part of this innovative institute by becoming a sponsor. Monies donated to LTI will be used to support activities that further the program in order to keep costs to the participants at a minimum, including:
 Securing National Speakers and session leaders
 Providing educational tools for participants
 Promotional materials such as t-shirts, bags, and binders
 Meals and programs
 Other logistical support such as signs and materials

The attendees at LTI are often purchasing agents for their departments and have influence on product and service choices. Sponsors have a unique opportunity to present their products and services to Recreation Professionals from across the state.

Click here for a listing of sponsorship levels and their corresponding benefits.

LTI 2016 Photos

Thanks to LTI 2016 Sponsors