Email dawn.rundman@gmail.com to inquire about scheduling Dawn to speak at your event or congregation.

DAWN'S 2019 SCHEDULE

SATURDAY, JANUARY 5
RECHARGE, a ministry of Youth Leadership
Plymouth Covenant Church
Plymouth, MN
11:45-12:45 Workshop: Extreme Nursery Makeover
1:45-2:45 Workshop: Evidence-based Self Care

THURSDAY, JANUARY 10
FREE Webinar led by Dawn about Early Childhood Ministry hosted by Practical Resources for Churches
Click here to register for Early Childhood Ministry: Who, Why, How?
6:00-7:00 PM Central Time

JANUARY 15-17
Children’s Pastors Conference
Orlando, FL
Thursday, January 17 10:00-11:00 Best Media Practices for Preteen Ministry
Thursday, January 17 2:00-3:00 Extreme Church Nursery Makeover

SUNDAY, JANUARY 20
Parent Presentation at Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church in Minneapolis

JANUARY 24-28
ELCA Youth Ministry Network Extravaganza
Jacksonville, FL
Mainstage presentation on Friday, January 25

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8
ELEA Region 3 Early Childhood Conference
Normandale Lutheran Church in Edina, MN
Presentation on Evidence-based Self Care

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9
Keynote speaker at Parenting Summit: Mind, Body, Spirit
Bethel Lutheran Church, Hudson, WI
9:30am-3:30 pm

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23
Workshop leader at Florida’s United Methodist Association of Preschools Annual Conference
Lake Yale Camp

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27
Parent Group Presentation
6:00-6:45pm
St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Eden Prairie, MN

THURSDAY, MARCH 14
Children and Youth in Worship Lunch and Learn
Youth Leadership, St. Paul, MN
11:00-1:30

JULY 11-13, 2019
Virginia Synod ELCA Event
Salem, VA

PREVIOUS EVENTS AND APPEARANCES

Here are some events where Dawn has been a workshop leader/keynote presenter: 

Recharge Events and training workshops hosted by Youth Leadership, St. Paul, MN

Inaugural Intergenerate Conference at Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN

Children's Pastor Conference, the annual conference for INCM

MOMcon, the annual conference for Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS)

Power in the Spirit annual conference, Virginia Synod of the ELCA

Hope Leadership Conference, West Des Moines, IA

Adult Study Leader at Outlaw Ranch, Custer, SD

Minnesota Early Childhood Conference at Concordia University, St. Paul

ELCA Youth Ministry Network Extravaganza and Intensive Course Leader

Opening The Book of Faith event, East Central Synod of WI of the ELCA

Raising Up Leaders event, LaCrosse Area Synod of the ELCA

ELCA's East Central Synod of Wisconsin Annual Gathering of Church Administrators

ELEA regional and national conferences

Atlanta's Up2Me Radio Show

VIEW A WEBINAR

The Ministry of Space hosted by INCM
View it here.

Starting and Strengthening Your Early Childhood Ministry hosted by INCM
View it here.

Screentime on Sundays hosted by INCM
View it here.

 

IMAGINE THE COLLABORATION

Dawn has been a keynote speaker and workshop leader at conventions, seminaries, colleges, continuing education events, and congregations across the country. She also spent six years as a university professor teaching undergraduate and graduate psychology courses. Dawn can speak on a variety of topics, including:

+ Children in worship

+ Human memory and the book of Deuteronomy  

+ Birth to 3 ministry in congregations

+ Designing child-friendly spaces in churches

+ Childhood and stewardship

+ Brain changes during the tween/early teen years

+ Creativity in organizations

+ PLUS customized presentations and experiences to fit specific event themes

Invite Dawn to contribute to your publication, appear at your event, or consult with your organization: dawn.rundman@gmail.com

 

Here's a video of Dawn's MainStage presentation "Brains on the Verge," recorded at the 2014 ELCA Youth Ministry Network Extravaganza, St. Louis, MO.