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"Lead at Every Level"

October 18-19, 2019
Vanguard University, Costa Mesa, CA

We are pleased to announce the 3rd Annual Creating Healthy Organizations Conference 2019. Special emphasis of the conference will be “Leading at Every Level.” Participants will be able to select from topic based tracks focused on business and not-for-profit applications. SHRM continuing education credit workshops will be available.


Geoffrey Friedrich 

Sr. Vice President for HR, Ingram Micro

Ronald E. Riggio

Leadership Scholar and Organizational Psychologist

Travel Information

Travel: We recommend using SNA/Santa-Ana International Airport (aka John Wayne Airport), which is less than 10 minutes away from the conference hotel. Long Beach Airport (LGB) is about 30-40 minutes away, and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 45-60 minutes away, but the drive could be much longer during busy traffic times.

Hotel Information

Vanguard University is proud to partner with the following hotels. Please request the Vanguard University hotel rate when making your reservation.

Ayres Hotel & Suites (Distance from VU: 1.6 miles)
325 Bristol St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Hotel website // Map and driving directions

--Guest Services: Complimentary wi-fi, parking, and shuttle service within a 3-mile radius.

Crowne Plaza Hotel (Distance from VU: 2.1 miles)
3131 Bristol St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Should you wish to make reservations by telephone or e-mail, please call Giovanna Castellanos directly at 714-913-9058 or e-mail at gcastellanos@cpcostamesa.com

Hotel website // Map and driving directions

--Guest Services: Complimentary breakfast for one person, wi-fi, and parking. Shuttle service to John Wayne Airport (SNA) and within a 5-mile radius.

Frequently Asked Questions

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