August 15, 2024

Are You my Mentor? Are You my Coach? Are You my Sponsor?
Learning the Difference

Virtual, Instructor-Led

Event Overview

During this session we will:

  • delve into the distinctions between a coach, a mentor, and a sponsor;
  • identify the rewards of each;
  • identify why you need them;
  • identify where to find them, and;
  • provide additional resources.

At the end of the presentation, there will be time for questions as well as discussions on your experience with these valuable career development resources.  We look forward to an engaging dialogue.


Attendees will receive 1 Professional Development Hour (PDH) upon approval.




Meet Your Instructor

Carol McKnight

Principal Project Manager, SWCA Environmental Consultants

Carol McKnight is a Principal Project Manager for SWCA’s Northeast/Midwest operations. Carol manages projects and clients, mostly in the Power sector; develops new business; provides technical support and quality control; and mentors staff. She has more than 25 years of experience successfully navigating agency and regulatory requirements. With an in-depth knowledge of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Endangered Species Act (ESA), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers permitting processes, Ohio Power Siting Board filings, and state and local permitting, she can successfully manage project schedules and effectively advise clients to a successful project outcome. Carol’s experience also includes environmental impact studies and assessments, as well as environmental planning and permitting, erosion and sediment control plans, wetland and stream mitigation plans, Section 106 compliance/process, and postconstruction monitoring.


From 08-15-2024 9:00 am CST until 08-15-2024 10:00 am CST


Registration Information
Members $295
Non-Members $495

3% fee applied if paying by a credit card

Who can attend?

SGA Cancellation Policy "C"

Have any questions? Contact us.