Meharry Association of Office Personnel (MAOP) 44th Anniversary

"A Time of Change — Reinventing the Way Forward."

Celebrating with a week of planned events April 22-26, 2013.

Founded in 1969 as the Meharry Secretaries Association (MSA), The Meharry Association of Office Personnel's purpose and objectives are reinforced through continuing education, conferences, and conventions, in-service training, seminars, and workshops. 

Annual Week of Celebratory Activities Schedule

Monday, April 22
MAOP Founding & Emeritus Members Fellowship
S.S. Kresge Learning Resource Center —TQM Room
Attendees: MAOP Members, Founding and Emeritus Members and Advisors

Tuesday, April 23
Professional Career Development Seminar
9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
S.S. Kresge Learning Resource Center—Lecture Hall 3
Topics: Project Management Fundamentals Diversity in the Workplace
Facilitator: Cosmelitia J. Sain, Training Manager
Department of Human Resources
Meharry Medical College
Attendees: Meharry Employees
Contact: Jewel Jackson, MAOP Professional Career Development Chair
327-6370 or
Fee: Free
Sponsor: Office of the President, Meharry Medical College

Wednesday, April 24
Vendors/Exhibitors Day
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
New Alumni Hall
Attendees: Open to the Public
Booth Space Rental Fee:  $45 (all day)
Contact: Cynthia McNeil, MAOP Treasurer & Vendor Day Chair—327-6025 or

Thursday, April 25

Friday, April 26
44th Annual Awards Luncheon
New Alumni Hall

Bernard TurnerKeynote Speaker
Bernard Turner, Ed.D., MA, MBA, GPC
Assistant Professor, Social Entrepreneurship             Director, Center for Social Entrepreneurship
Belmont University

Robert PooleMaster of Ceremonies
Robert Poole, Senior Associate Vice President
Division of Institutional Advancement
Meharry Medical College


Attendees: Open to the Public
Tickets: $55.00
Contact: Theresa Miller, MAOP President & Marketing & P.R. Chair
327-6097 or for tickets, sponsorship & advertisement information



  • Division of Institutional Advancement
  • School of Dentistry – Dean's Office


  • Center for Women's Health
  • Controller's Office – Division of Finance
  • Student Services and Academic Support
  • Holiday Inn – Vanderbilt
  • Office of the President


  • TG, Inc.
  • School of Graduate Studies and Research


  • Broadwater & Associates
  • Fisk Radio Station (Sharon Kay)
  • Our Kids
  • Panache' Catering
  • Department of Surgery
  • Department of Professional Medical Education
  • Department of Radiology