Sustaining Your Organization: Lessons Learned

Matthew Stevens
Richard Bendis
Henry Cialone
Amy Jensen
02 Nov 2016
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Eijah Pierce | Lobby Level

Sustaining Your Organization: Lessons Learned

Sustaining a public-private partnership is never easy. But tight public budgets, political transitions, and increased competition make it even more difficult. However, it is achievable — with clear focus and tough decisions. In this discussion-based session, practitioners will discuss what sustainability means, share how their organizations have achieved financial sustainability and offer advice on how you can do the same.


  • Matthew Stevens, Strategic Initiatives Manager, U.S. Small Business Administration


  • Richard Bendis, President & CEO, BioHealth Innovation, Inc.
  • Henry Cialone, President & CEO, EWI
  • Amy Jensen, Director of Finance & Operations, The Water Council