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Registration for the 2023 LASSCA Conference has closed.

Please contact Sarah Laitinen for further registration questions.

Themed “Navigating Our New Pathway,” the conference will feature speakers and activities that invite us to communally journey on our new pathway as secondary school chief administrators as we continue to navigate the pandemic and the pathways from the recent 46th General Chapter.

Keynote Speaker

Lauren Casella, Ed.D., serves Loyola Marymount University as an assistant clinical professor in the School of Education and as director of the Catholic School Leadership Academy. In this role, Dr. Casella directs certificate and master’s programs in the department of educational leadership and administration. She enjoys her work in chairing doctoral student research in areas of belonging, teacher retention, Catholic school governance and social justice leadership. Dr. Casella is a national speaker on spiritual, social and emotional learning as well as Catholic school mission, identity and culture. Dr. Casella currently serves on the board of directors for the National Catholic Educational Association. Before entering higher education, she served in the Chicago Archdiocese as a teacher, administrator and elementary principal. Dr. Casella holds a bachelor of arts degree in liberal studies from Loyola Marymount University, a master’s degree in leadership and supervision from Loyola University Chicago, and a doctor of education degree in educational leadership and teacher education from the University of Southern California. She holds an Illinois Administrative Credential, an Illinois Teaching License and a California Teaching Credential. Dr. Casella and her husband, Matt, their four children, Connor, Maren, Gavin and Emily, and their puppy, Wrigley, live in Southern California.

Cancellation Policy

Christian Brothers Conference will grant refunds for registration cancellations received on or before 5:00 p.m. EST on Friday, February 3, 2023, less the $800.00 LASSCA membership fee and a $25.00 credit card processing fee. No refunds will be granted after February 3, 2023. Cancellation notices must be sent to Sarah Laitinen at All refunds will be in the form of a check mailed within three weeks of receiving a written request.

Registration Questions

Please direct all registration questions to Sarah Laitinen, director of education and formation, at or 202-529-0047 x 109.

Highlights from Past Conferences

LASSCA 2022 Reconnects Leaders (March 4, 2022)

LASSCA 2020 Celebrates Lasallian Leadership (February 27, 2020)

LASSCA 2019 Celebrates Vocation and Mission (February 27, 2019)

LASSCA 2018 Challenges Participants in Light of Today’s Changing Society (February 28, 2018)

LASSCA 2017 Examines our Changing Culture (March 2, 2017)

LASSCA 2016 Focuses on Thoughtful Discussion (February 24, 2016)

LASSCA Participants Find Balance and Build Connections (February 27, 2015)

LASSCA Participants Enhance Zeal for Future of Lasallian Education(February 28, 2014)

LASSCA Participants Return to Schools Reinvigorated (February 28, 2013)

LASSCA Conference Focuses on Practical Innovation (March 09, 2012)

Chief Administrators’ Annual Meeting Focuses on Innovation (March 11, 2011)