Spring Conference

The 2023 NRCSA Spring Conference

The 2023 NRCSA Spring Conference will be held on March 23 & 24, 2023 at the Crowne Plaza & Younes North Convention Center in Kearney. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding the Spring Conference please contact Jeff Bundy at (402) 202-6028 or via e-mail at jbundy@nrcsa.net.

Member Registration

Registration fees are $210 per person for NRCSA member schools, $350 per person for non-member schools. $5 of every registration supports NRCSA scholarships and awards funds. To register simply complete one of the forms below and return it to NRCSA. Your business office will receive an invoice for payment of any conference fees. Registrations may be altered or cancelled prior to NRCSA making a meal count commitment. Schools will be responsible for registration fees after that occurs.

Registration Forms

2023 NRCSA Spring Conference Member Registration Form (on-line version)

2023 NRCSA Spring Conference Member Registration Form (MS Word version)

These forms are for schools only, exhibitors DO NOT use these forms!

Exhibitor Registration

There are a total of 98 exhibit spaces available at the conference. Registration fees are $475 per space and include an 8 foot table and chairs in a 10 foot by 6 foot piped and draped booth. Electrical power is available, if needed, and wireless internet is available throughout the hotel and conference facility. Booths are sold on a first-come-first served basis and typically sell out well ahead of the deadline listed on the forms.

2023 NRCSA Spring Conference Exhibitor Registration Packet

Exhibitor Directory

NRCSA encourages your support of our Business Affiliates.

2022 NRCSA Exhibitor Directory


General Session Speakers

March 2023 Thursday Morning Keynote


March 2023 Thursday Noon Keynote


March 2023 Friday Closing Keynote


Concurrent Sessions

A list of concurrent sessions for the 2023 Conference will be available at a later date.

Conference Schedule

**Schedule is tentative and subject to change**

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

3:00 PM—5:00 PM   Executive Committee Meeting—Bronze 5

6:30 PM—9:00 PM   Exhibitor Check-In & Setup—Gold 4,5,6,10,11,12

7:00 PM —9:00 PM  Attendee Registration—Registration 1

7:00 PM                     Hospitality Rooms


Thursday, March 23, 2023

7:15 AM                     Attendee Registration—Registration 1

                                    Coffee and Rolls—Gold 4,5,6,10,11,12

8:30 AM                     General Session—Silver 4,5,6,10,11,12

            Presiding: Dr. Dawn Lewis, NRCSA President, Supt, Arlington Public Schools

            8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Musical Welcome:

            9:05 AM – 9:25 AM Scholarships and Awards: 

NRCSA Scholarship & Gary Fisher Fine Arts Announcements

9:30 AM – 9:45 AM Introduction and remarks by NREA Executive Director Allen Pratt

9:50 AM – 10:20 AM Keynote Address:                                                                                    

10:20 AM—11:00 AM          Exhibitor Time

11:00 AM—11:50 AM          Thursday Morning Select-a-Sessions

12:00 PM                   Lunch General Session— Silver 4,5,6,10,11,12

            Presiding: Ginger Meyer, NRCSA Past President, Supt, Chadron Public Schools

            12:35 PM – 12:55 PM Keynote Address: Commissioner of Education

            1:00 PM – 1:40 PM Scholarships and Awards:

Outstanding Classified Staff Member

Outstanding Elementary Teacher

Outstanding Secondary Teacher

Gary Fisher Outstanding Music Teacher

1:45 PM—2:20 PM   Exhibitor Time

2:20 PM—3:10 PM   Thursday Afternoon Select-a-Sessions

3:10 PM—3:35 PM               Exhibitor Time

3:35 PM—4:25 PM   Thursday Afternoon Select-a-Sessions

6:00 PM                     Chuckwagon Buffet— Silver 4,5,6,10,11,12

7:00 PM                     Hospitality Rooms


Friday, March 24, 2023

7:15 AM                     Attendee Registration—Registration 1

                                    Coffee and Rolls—Registration 1

8:00 AM—8:50 AM  Friday Select-a-Session I

9:00 AM—9:50 AM  Friday Select-a-Session II

10:00 AM—10:45 AM          Brunch Buffet—Silver 4,5,6,10,11,12

10:30: - 11:00 AM                 Musical Welcome:

10:50 AM                   Closing Session— Silver 4,5,6,10,11,12

            Presiding: Mark Lenihan, NRCSA President-Elect, Supt, Wayne Community Schools

            11:00 AM – 11:45 AM Scholarships and Awards: 

Outstanding Board Member

Outstanding ESU Staff Member

Outstanding Principal

Outstanding Superintendent

            11:50- AM – 12:45 PM Keynote Address:

12:50 PM                   Thank Yous, Prizes, & Drawings