NSBA Southern Region Conference

Date: July 13 - 15, 2011
Location:  Grove Park Inn
290 Macon Avenue
Asheville, NC 28804

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The 2011 NSBA Southern Region Conference will feature thought provoking speakersand stimulating clinic sessions. This conference has been designed to help school board members be more knowledgeable about the issues affecting education today. North Carolina school board members are pleased to host this important gathering of influential decision makers.


NEW!!!  Download conference agenda with clinic session information here.

Hotel Accommodations

All meeting space and overnight accommodations will be held at the award-winning Grove Park Inn Resort. For reservations, please call the Grove Park Inn Reservations Department at 1-800-438-5800. July is peak season in western North Carolina. Make your reservation by June 10, 2011 and be sure to ask for the NSBA Southern Region Conferece discounted rate of $189 plus tax. After June 10, the Grove Park Inn will accommodate requests as available. However, the hotel is close to being full. When calling the Grove Park Inn, please use the following group code for faster service: 067W7HM.


NCSBA is receiving applications for exhibitors. If you are interested, please visit our Exhibitor Information page for details and online application process.

Conference Registration

The conference registration fee is $385 for members and $275 for spouses/guests and NSBA/state association staff members. This includes all conference materials, entrance to the general sessions, clinic sessions, breaks and meal functions at the Grove Park Inn. Extra meal tickets are available.


Refund request must be made in writing to NCSBA, Member Services, PO Box 97877, Raleigh, NC 27624 or faxed to 919.841.4020. A $100 handling fee will be charged for all cancellations. After June 17, no refund requests will be honored. Substitutions will be accepted. Please understand the contractual obligations with the facilitymake it necessary to enforce the deadlines.


  • For registration questions, contact Deborah Estes at destes@ncsba.org or 919.841.4040.
  • For exhibitor information, contact Angela Dillingham at adillingham@ncsba.org or 919.747.6678.
  • For conference information, contact Ramona Miller at rmiller@ncsba.org or 919.747.6676.