from the MFSRC Chair…
Welcome to our
MFSRC Website! I want to invite you to
review the information for our
Virtual Training Conference!
name is Amy Overacker, and I am your
2020-2021 MFSRC Chair as well as the 2021
Virtual Conference Committee Chair, and I am
excited to invite you all to attend our
conference for a unique and diverse
living in an
full of both challenges and positive
changes. With all we have learned over the
last year and a half living through a global
COVID-19 pandemic and social unrest, some of
which in our own backyard,
the time has never been more
appropriate for us to focus on offering
ultimate goal should be to evaluate how we
can change from being an obstacle to a
for the people we serve.
This year, our
theme is “Reset,
Recover, Recharge, and Refocus.”
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected us all in
a wide range of ways and this is our chance
to take a breath and plan how we move
reset the ways we previously did business
and start from a blank slate.
give ourselves time to recover from any and
that the last two years have brought to our
personal and professional lives.
healing occurs as we recover, we can begin
techniques to promote a higher level of
success across our personal and professional
have our batteries recharged,
begin refocusing how we distribute our
energy to maximize
effect in our efforts to support children
and families across the state of Minnesota
as well in our own homes.
Please review our
which is subject to slight changes.
Conference Planning Committee has been hard
at work and is excited to bring you several
excellent Keynote and
presentations, and as always, a lot of
excellent and helpful breakout sessions,
many of which are being presented by your
coworkers from throughout the state. There
is something for everyone!
Again, thank you
for taking the time out of your busy days to
join us for our
2021 Virtual Conference and becoming a
member during in this exciting chapter of
our organization MFSRC.
free to reach out to any of our
representatives or board members with any
- Amy Overacker,
MFSRC Board Chair
Minnesota Family Support and Recovery Council
(MFSRC) is an association of child support and collection
The mission of the Minnesota Family
Support and Recovery Council (MFSRC)
is to promote the financial
wellbeing of children and families, and
support governmental accountability in
Minnesota through training, legislative
advocacy and strong partnerships with state
and national stakeholders.
MFSRC provides training to
child support staff, attorneys and legal staff, collection
workers and others working in the support area.
is held each fall and is a working conference with training
held on current issues including legislative updates,
program administration, job skill
enhancement, and computer skills.
2021 MFSRC VIRTUAL CONFERENCE
OCTOBER 4, 5, 6, 2021
“Reset, Recover, Recharge, Refocus”
Program at a Glance
Like last year's conference, one week before
the conference you will receive an email
with a password that will allow you to
access the session links.
Full Conference registration fees will be
refunded if cancellation request is received
by Friday, October 1, 2021; one-half of the
fee will be refunded if cancellation request
is received after October 1, 2021, but
before the start of conference. No
refunds will be given after the start of
conference. All cancellation requests
must be in writing and may be e-mailed to:
Stacy Albrecht at email@example.com.
This year all registrations
for the MFSRC conference will be completed
on-line. To help make your experience
easier, here are a few quick tips to save
you some time.
- You will need to set up an account in order to
register. If you attended in 2019 you
may already have an account.
- Go to the
- Scroll down to the ”Register” button. You
will be taken to a page that asks you to
sign in. Click on “sign in” and you will
be taken to the Member Login page.
- If you don’t have an account, at the bottom
of the page you will see blue text
“Click here to Register” click on it and
you will be taken to a page to set up an
- Create a user name (your email address can be
used or something that contains only
letters and numbers) add, your first
name, last name and click the box that
states I’m not a robot. Then click
- Finish entering your contact information
including a password which must be a
minimum of eight (8) characters in
length and contain at least one number
and one non-numeric character (letters,
- If you wish to register more than 1 person,
when you complete your registration,
click “Save & Add Another Attendee”
Continue to add additional registrations
and when the last person is entered,
click “Save & Finalize Registration”
- We are excited that members will be able to
pay their registration fee by credit
card again this year.
- If you want to pay with a check, click “Bill
me” instead of entering your credit card
information. Once you have completed
your registration, on the confirmation
page in the top left corner, you will
see a button to print your invoice.
Print the invoice and submit for
- Still have questions,
651-289-8452 for additional assistance.
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send an email to the Communication Committee Chair,
Carrie Gilbertson at
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