2024 VFDA Winter Conference

VFDA Winter Conference hotel

2024 VFDA Winter Conference

The 2024 VFDA Winter Conference will be January 21-22, 2024 in Richmond, VA at the Marriott Short Pump!

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WINTER CONFERNCE KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Please see below for the Conference Keynote Speakers Information

Teresa Norrell

Teresa joined LifeNet health 16 years ago. In her role as Liaison to Funeral Home Professionals throughout Virginia, her focus has been to foster relationships with Funeral Home Professionals through mutual respect and an open dialogue where Funeral Home Professionals can openly ask questions, share concerns and offer suggestions. Over the years, Teresa has sought collaboration with the Funeral Home industry for the design and implementation of key improvements; many of which improved collaboration among LifeNet Health and Funeral Homes when working together for grieving families.

Lincoln Plain

• The Dodge Company, Sales Representative in Eastern North Dakota and Minnesota since 2018.
• Licensed funeral director and embalmer with over 30 years of experience in the preparation
room and helping his clients across his territory with their difficult and unusual cases.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Mortuary Science, University of Minnesota, 1994.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Marketing, University of Wisconsin – 1992
• Manager/funeral director, O’Halloran and Murphy Funeral Homes for over 20 years.
• Trade embalmer in Minnesota and Wisconsin for over 13 years.
• Member of the North Dakota Funeral Directors Association.
• Member of the Minnesota Funeral Directors Association.
• Member of the Arrowhead Funeral Directors Association (Minnesota).

2024 VFDA WINTER CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Please see below for the schedule of events for the 2024 VFDA Winter Conference that is taking place January 21, 2024 to January 22, 2024 in Richmond, Viringina.

Sunday January 21, 2024

11 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Registration, Commonwealth Ballroom

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – LifeNet Health (Teresa Norrell) – 2 Hours

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Preserving and Restoring  of Tissue Donors (Lincoln Plain) – 1 Hour

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Jaundice and Methylene Blue: More Then Just Color (Lincoln Plain) – 1 Hour

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – The Challenges of Tissue Gas (Lincoln Plain) – 1 Hour

6:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. – Cocktail Reception – Ballroom Foyer

6:45 p.m. – Dinner – Commonwealth Ballroom

Monday January 22, 2024

8 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. – Breakfast – Innsbrook Room

9:00 a.m. – Board of Directors Meeting, Innsbrook Room

2024 VFDA Winter Conference Registration

Please use the form below to register for the 2024 VFDA Winter Conference.

  • Contact Information

  • Please indicate any food allergies or special dietary needs.
  • Funeral Home Registrations

  • Would you like to register? ($285 each, *Includes Dinner)?
  • List the names as you would like them to appear on the additional badges (one per line, please).
  • Do you need to register for non-VFDA Members ($375 each, *Includes Dinner)?
  • List non-member names as you would like them to appear on the badges (one per line, please).
  • Do you need to register for a Student Registration (FREE, *Includes Dinner)?
  • List student names as you would like them to appear on the badges (one per line, please).
  • Do you need to register for dinner only ($75.00 each)?
  • List supplier names as you would like them to appear on the badges (one per line, please).
  • Your Total

  • $0.00
  • Terms and Conditions

  • Only Members with their dues paid are eligible for the VFDA Member Rate.

    Cancellation Policy
    Full registration refunds will be given provided cancellation is received in writing via e-mail or mail by January 15, 2024. No refunds will be given after January 15, 2024.