2017 Annual Conference

Thank you to everyone that contributed to an amazing 2017 Annual Conference!

Details on the 2018 Annual Conference to come!

February 22-24, 2017
Osthoff Resort – Elkhart Lake, WI

Join fellow administrators, directors, owners and champions of the child care industry at the 39th Annual WCCAA Conference, taking place Wednesday, February 22 through Friday, February 24, 2017, at The Osthoff Resort, in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.

Click here to download the full conference brochure.

Annual Conference Keynotes

Scott Lesnick

PIC Scott Lesnick_Use Scott Lesnick is a high content speaker who is motivational, informative, and educational in style and tone. Scott’s motivational and inspirational messages center around topics including: children, great leadership, generational and cultural inclusion, professional development, maximizing performance, and many more.

His memoir, “Kidjacked – A Father’s Story”, was published to critical acclaim. Kidjacked is the true account of how he accomplished the rescue of his two small children who were kidnapped to the Middle East!

Theresa French

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Theresa French draws from her 20-plus years of “road tested – business approved” experience to fundamentally change organizations from the inside out. From leadership to communication, personal development and designing growth plans, Theresa’s undeniable passion is clear: “to evoke growth for your organization through the power of your people.”

Theresa has earned the distinction of a John Maxwell Team Leadership Trainer, holds certificates in both relationship and professional coaching, and she is dedicated to helping individuals find their potential so they can leverage it for the greatest level of success in life, business, and community servanthood.

See the entire Annual Conference agenda and workshop schedule. (The deadline to submit workshop proposals for the 2017 conference has closed.)

Annual Conference Registration & Rates

Register Online Here! – Early Bird Ends Friday, January 6!
(Or call 262-532-2440, ext. 12)

2017 Conference Rates
One Day – Member: $220
One Day – Non-Member: $325

Two Day – Member: $275
Two Day – Non-Member: $375

Three Day – Member: $300
Three Day – Non-Member: $400

*No refunds will be given after 1/6/17.

Annual Conference Hotel, Room Block and Spa Packages

Osthoff Resort
101 Osthoff Ave
Elkhart Lake, WI 53020


To reserve your room at The Osthoff, call (800) 876-3399 and press prompt #1. State that you are with Wisconsin Child Care Administrators and an agent will book your reservation at the group room block pricing. Reservations must be made by January 22, 2017 to ensure price discount.

2 Bedroom Woodland Suite: $109/night
3 Bedroom Woodland Suite: $129/night
Single Room Suite and Run of House: $82/night

With more than 40 workshops and sessions, we know that you’ll need time to rejuvenate. The Osthoff’s Aspira Spa will be offering the following discounted rates to WCCAA Annual Conference Attendees. Book your appointment in advance!

  • Essential Manicure, 25 minutes, $32
  • Essential Pedicure, 25 minutes, $48
  • Aromatic Relaxation Massage, 50 minutes, $95
  • Traditional Facial, 50 minutes, $95
  • Swedish Tonic Massage, 50 minutes, $105
  • Biodynamic Facial, 50 minutes, $105
  • Yoga Class, 60 minutes, private or group, $10 per person

To make an appointment, please contact Elizabeth Rumpff at (920) 876-5868 or erumpff@osthoff.com. All appointments must be booked prior to February 1, 2017.

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