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NFDA Presents Meet the Mentors

In cooperation with the Funeral Service Foundation.Website2013MTM

Save the date!

March 13-15, 2016
Emory Conference Center Hotel
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia

Take a chance to be a part of something extraordinary – Meet the Mentors!

This professional opportunity is unlike anything else you've experienced. Fifty NFDA-members who are licensed funeral professionals under the age of 40 will be randomly selected from a pool of entries to learn from and talk with some of the profession's leading funeral directors. Just think how much could be gained by sitting down with the stellar leaders in your profession and talking with them about their businesses.

2015 Meet the Mentors News Releases:

Thank you to our 2015 Mentors!

John McQueen, owner and president of Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, Saint Petersburg, FL

Jan Smith, vice president of funeral operations for Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers, Indianapolis, IN

Ken Varner, president and CEO of Cypress Lawn Funeral Home, Colma, CA

Randy Anderson, owner of Radney Funeral Home, Alexander City, AL

 Here is what past participants are saying about Meet the Mentors:

Meet the Mentors was beyond my expectations!

This experience was invaluable. I am grateful to have met the mentors, but especially to have met my peer group.

It was a phenomenal experience! The opportunity to meet some of the greatest minds of Funeral Service was very valuable! 


Many thanks to the Funeral Service Foundation for helping make the "Meet the Mentors" program possible!FSF-Logo2

*Meet the Mentors will be held March 13-15, 2016 at the Emory Conference Center Hotel in Atlanta, GA. The names of 50 NFDA-member, licensed funeral directors/embalmers age 40 or under who will be invited to participate in the program will be chosen by random drawing held January 25-29, 2016. The drawings will be viewable on daily beginning the week of the drawing.

One entry per person. Registration is not transferable. Spouses and guests are not eligible to attend. You must be 40 or under and an NFDA member at the time of entry. Previous Meet the Mentors attendees are not eligible to attend.

NFDA reserves the right to cancel the program due to circumstances beyond its control. NFDA’s liability for any cancellation shall not extend to claims, including, but not limited to, travel expenses, cancellation fees, lost wages, inconvenience and other related costs.