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The Virtual Office:
Building Your Legal and Procedural Foundation

Webinar • Tuesday, October 27, 2020 • 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET | Qualifies for 1 CAE


Working from home has become the new normal. While it helps alleviate risks of spreading the pandemic, the virtual-office environment increases the risks associated with everything from HR and IT to performance.

Figuring out what new safeguards are needed can be daunting. But it doesn’t have to be:

This new TRENDS webinar clears away the confusion over what needs to be in place, how to prioritize and where to focus your tools and resources most effectively to improve both the security and productivity of remote work.

Register now for The Virtual Office: Building Your Legal and Procedural Foundation.

In this one-hour webinar, attorney and former COO Rae Ann Johnson takes the guesswork out of legal and procedural changes that reduce the risks of employees working from home.

Learn what’s needed and where to start.  You’ll learn how to update your HR, IT, and office policies, practices and procedures to reduce potential legal and organizational risks. You’ll also discover how to use these new measures to optimize performance in the virtual office environment. Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now for expert guidance on key office policies needed to support remote workers, including:

  • The 6 most-essential policies and documents for supporting remote work from home
  • Where organizations should—and should not—be flexible
  • The top 3 “Must Do” actions for strengthening your organizational foundation and optimizing performance

From HR and IT to office policies, you’ll come away from this webinar ready to implement the right safeguards to maintain security—and productivity.

Register now for The Virtual Office: Building Your Legal and Procedural Foundation.

Meet Your Webinar Leaders

Balance is important to Rae Ann both professionally and personally. As an experienced attorney and operations leader, she caters her law practice to help associations, non-profits, small businesses, and entrepreneurs balance their business needs with legal requirements. With 20 years of experience in employment law, contracts, corporate governance, human resources, risk management, and corporate ethics, Rae Ann has come to Achurch Consulting as legal advisor helping organizations create meaningful solutions.
As an association executive, COO, and General Counsel for 14 years with the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI), Rae Ann built a track record as a trusted legal counselor to businesses, non-profits, CEOs, and Boards. She managed daily operations for a $10M organization, including HR, IT, Finance, Events, and Office Administration, while simultaneously handling all legal matters. 

Prior to MAPI, Rae Ann led a government contracting practice for a boutique consulting firm where she helped clients win over $3B in federal healthcare contracts in a two-year span. As a Program Manager with the American Public Human Services Association (APHSA), she advised state Health and Human Services agencies on federal regulations and HIPAA implementation. Early in her career, Rae Ann also served as a Legislative Aide to U.S. Senator Chuck Robb, focusing on health, education, and national security policy. 

Rae Ann received her J.D. from American University, her MSW from Washington University, and her B.A. in Public Policy from The College of William & Mary.

Who Should Attend

This webinar is of value to associations and nonprofits. Attendees who will benefit most include:

  • HR professionals
  • Operations Directors
  • Legal professionals 

Don't wait, register your entire team today!

CAE Credits: All live webinar attendees are eligible for 1 CAE credit hours. Association TRENDS is a CAE Approved Provider. Our programs meet the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential. We will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies. For more information about the CAE credential or Approved Provider program, please visit

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