Virtual or In-Person Lunch and Learn

Virtual or In-Person Lunch and Learn:
Turning Communication into Connection

October 17, 2022  |  11:00 – 1:00 pm  |  Wilson Hall, Room 218 or Live Virtual  |  $49
Instructor: Jason Parks

** Lunch will be included for in-person attendees. **

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Come join us for lunch and learn how to make connections through communication!

World-renowned leadership expert John C. Maxwell says if you want to succeed, you must learn how to connect with people. And while it may seem as if some people are just born with it, the fact is anyone can learn how to make every communication an opportunity for a powerful connection. The ability to connect with others is a major determining factor in reaching one’s full potential. It’s no secret! Connecting is a skill that can be easily learned and applied to personal, professional, and family relationships.

In this Lunch and Learn, explore the five principles and five practices to develop the crucial skill of connecting, including:

  • Finding Common Ground
  • Keeping Your Communication Simple
  • Capturing People’s Interest
  • Inspiring People
  • Staying Authentic in all Your Relationships


256.824.4430 or
301 Sparkman Dr.
Wilson Hall
Huntsville, AL 35899-0650

Jason Parks, UAH PD Solutions Leadership Instructor

Excellent presenter. I have taken six leadership courses and Mr. Parks was outstanding. I will purposely see out other courses he teaches.

Mr.Parks referenced a lot of material to support topics. He was very upbeat and held the attention of the class.

Instructor: Jason Parks

Jason Parks is a pastor, CEO, and corporate trainer. He has 20 years of experience in corporate communications, healthcare administration, and non-profit management. Jason has provided professional development for corporations, local governments, and nonprofits including General Electric, Federal-Mogul, CSFCO, Morgan County Department of Education, JF Drake Community & Technical College, and more. He has also spoken at The White House and the US House of Representatives. Jason is currently the pastor of Refuge Church and Church at My House with over 23.7 million viewers globally. Jason has a BS in Communication Arts from the University of North Alabama, a Master of Business Administration from Liberty University, and a Master of Divinity from Rockbridge Seminary. He is also a Board-Certified Pastoral Counselor, Board Certified Mental Health Coach, Certified Addiction and Recovery Specialist, and Advanced Certified in Human Behavior. He is also a member of the John Maxwell Team of leadership coaches and speakers. Jason has served on several local non-profit boards including the Downtown Rescue Mission and UCP of the Tennessee Valley. He was awarded the Governor’s Medal of Honor by Governor Bob Riley for his service to Alabama’s senior citizens. In addition to service to his local community, Jason has served in impoverished regions of Belize, Nicaragua, and Haiti. He's been speaking for twenty years and has conducted a variety of Leadership courses.

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