SAVE THE DATE: OCTOBER 23-25 | APNA Annual Conference
SAVE THE DATE: OCTOBER 23-25 | APNA Annual Conference
2024 APNA Virtual Summit

Speakers & Schedule

Erika Slade

Erika Slade


The APNA Virtual Summit Think Tank

Join us for a culminating conference session that promises to encapsulate the essence of two days filled with groundbreaking discussions, transformative insights, and visionary perspectives. This Conference Town Hall session serves as a comprehensive summary of all the preceding conference sessions. Throughout the past two days, our esteemed speakers have delved into diverse topics, ranging from cutting-edge technologies to future-forward strategies, and from industry trends to innovative solutions. Now, in this final session, we invite you to revisit the highlights, connect the dots, and witness the emergence of key themes that have shaped the narrative of this exceptional virtual event.

What can you expect?

  1. Summarized Insights: Our experienced moderators will guide you through a condensed recap of the key takeaways from each session. 

  2. Cross-Pollination of Ideas: Discover the interconnectedness of various topics discussed over the two days. 

  3. Extended Q&A with Speakers: This session isn’t just about looking back; it’s also about looking forward. Engage in an extended question and answer session with our speakers. Seize this unique opportunity to pose your burning questions, seek clarification, and dive deeper into the subjects that resonate with you.

  4. Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow conference attendees, speakers, and industry leaders during this interactive session. Share your insights, exchange thoughts, and foster meaningful connections that extend beyond the confines of the conference.

As we draw the curtains on this transformative virtual conference, this Town Hall session invites you to be part of a dynamic conversation that moves information from abstract to application. Join us for an engaging and enlightening session that promises to be the perfect culmination of two days dedicated to exploration, collaboration, and the relentless pursuit of knowledge.


Erika Slade is an industry innovator with over 20 years of combined experience. She is the owner of E-Nanny, a nanny agency and childcare concierge service based out of Oklahoma. She is also the owner of E-Granny, a sitter service and Mini Poppins, a babysitting training camp for kids. For the last 9 years she has dedicated her time to educating nannies, supporting families, and raising the status quo. She is the CEO of EN-Tellect Coaching, a professional development hub and company culture accelerator. She is an alumni of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 small businesses program and has served for the last two years as a  mentor for the Goldman Sachs Black in Business initiative. Concurrently for the last two years, she has served on the board of APNA (The Association of Premier Nanny Agencies) as the Education chair. Her love of teaching is evident as Erika has presented in conferences and platforms across the United States from local MOPS groups and small businesses to Nanny Agency Schools and corporate board meetings. She is recognized as a respected voice in the industry and has been interviewed for articles ranging from local publications to Parents Magazine.  She is the proud mother of 3 children and has been married for over 17 years.  Erika is known for helping all those she comes in contact with to find their voice, own their path, and excel in their given industry. 


Kellie Geres, APNA Executive Assistant