​Board University webinars, presented live, are available at no cost to members and employers who participate in the Benefits Plan.

Engage with Board of Pensions educators from the comfort of your office, home, or favorite coffee shop to learn about topics important to your well-being through Board University. Our live webinars cover a topic in one of four areas of wholeness — spiritual, health, financial, or vocational well-being.

Board University webinars are for pastors, church workers, and employees of Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)-affiliated employers who participate in the Benefits Plan of the PC(USA) — at no cost to you.

Webinars​​​ last one hour and require a computer, internet access, and computer speakers or a telephone. Webinar attendees are awarded 50 Call to Health points.​​​​​

Working Together: Diversity in the Workplace

Thursday, June 8, 2-3 p.m. ET
Suggested audience: All plan members, spouses, and surviving spouses​


Today's workforce comprises people of different generations, genders, and many different ethnic, cultural, and religious backgrounds. Learning how to thrive in this diverse environment can benefit you, your colleagues, and your organization. In this webinar, we'll cover core skills and actions that can help you support an inclusive work environment based on mutual respect.​​

About the speaker

Gladys Smith, Psy.D., is a licensed professional counselor specializing in individual, couples, and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Clayton, Missouri. With more than 20 years of experience as a therapist, she is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are trauma, addiction, depression, anxiety, stress, couples and marriage difficulties, and eating disorders. She has specialized training in working with military personnel and military families. Dr. Smith has presented at national conferences and to general audiences.

Upcoming webinars

July 13
Work & Personal Life: The Balancing Act
Registration opens Thursday, June 15, 2023.

August 10
Identity Theft
Registration opens Thursday, July 13, 2023.

September 14
Finance topic (Focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion)
Registration opens​ Thursday,​ August 17, 2023.

October 12
Living with Grief and Loss
Registration opens Thursday, September 14, 2023.

November 9
Living with a Chronic Condition
Registration opens Thursday, October 12, 2023.

Webinar recordings

The following webinar recordings are available as standalone courses in Board University's e-learning content library, which you can access by logging into Benefits Connect. Upcoming webinars to be held live this year will later be available as recordings.

To view webinar recordings, log on to Benefits Connect, choose Board University at the top of the page, then click Content Library​. Under Topics, select Webinar Recordings.

  • Being Your Own Healthcare Advocate
  • Building Financial Resiliency in the Black Community
  • Caring for the Caregiver
  • College Planning: Birth to Graduation
  • Emotional Exhaustion: Fighting the Fatigue​
  • Estate Planning for Ministers
  • Financial Preparation for Aging Parents
  • Financial Setback? Regroup and Rebuild
  • Having the Talk with Your Parents
  • ​Healthy Bodies: Thinking Beyond our Weight Series
  • Relationships & Money
  • Taking Charge of Your Healthcare
  • Tax Tips: 2023 Tax Update and Federal Tax Return
  • 웨비나: 은퇴 계획 (Planning for Retirement)
  • ​건강 프로그램와 보조 프로그램 이해 및 활용 (Understanding the Board’s Health Programs​)