How Employee Mental Health Impacts Business

Location: Des Moines Embassy Club Downtown, 34th Floor, Ruan Building, 666 Grand Avenue


Ann Holden Kendell, an employment and labor law attorney at BrownWinick, will be part of a panel for the Business Record's Power Breakfast Series on "How employee mental health impacts business."  This event is scheduled for Wednesday, June 10, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Data demonstrates one-in-five employees currently experience a mental illness. The panel will discuss:

  • How do you recognize those in need of help?
  • How do you balance protecting your company and employees while doing the right thing by helping those in need?
  • What steps can you take, and where are the inevitable human resources issues stemming from these complicated situations?

The panelist include:

  • Chris Conetzkey, Editor, Business Record, MODERATOR
  • Ann Holden Kendell, Attorney, BrownWinick Law Firm
  • Beth Nigut, Senior Vice President, EMC Insurance Company
  • Tammy Hoyman, CEO, Employee & Family Resources
  • Matt Connolly, Realtor, Iowa Realty, Commercial and Residential