Lunch and Learns

 Our Lunch & Learn sessions provide professional development created for City of West Allis staff. These hour-long Teams gatherings feature experts who provide guidance in supporting various tools and software solutions deployed within our organization. All sessions run from 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. unless noted. To learn more, please contact City Administrator Rebecca Grill at


DateTopicLink to Recording/Sign Up
March 6Adobe AcrobatAdobe Acrobat Recording
March 31 – NoonFlexible Spending Accounts – presented by Holly Bayless, EBC Flex
  • Who is Employee Benefits Corporation?
  • What is the BESTflex Plan?
  • What is a pre-tax benefit?
  • Flexible Savings Accounts
  • Accessing your funds
  • How to use debit cards and online account
Flex Spending Recording
April 14 – NoonThe City’s Prescription Drug Plan - Serve You Rx – presented by Kim Spitzer, Serve You Rx
  • Who is Serve You Rx?
  • How does the City’s Rx plan work?
  • When do you need to use mail order?
  • What other cost-saving and safety protocols does Serve You Rx offer?
  • Who can you contact with questions or issues?
Serve You Rx Recording
April 28Property Maintenance - Who does what? - presented by BINS staffProperty Maintenance Recording
May 5Business Occupancy Process - presented by BINS staffBusiness Occupancy Recording
May 19Assessment Process - presented by Jason Williams, Assessor
  • Valuation
  • Assessment Level
  • Appeals
Recording Unavailable

May 26Neogov Perform - presented by Richard Pfaff, HR DepartmentNeogov Perform Recording
June 9Budget - presented by Rebecca Grill
Budget Recording
June 23Branding Guidelines & City Communications Channels - presented by Jon Matte
Branding Recording
July 14Cyber Security and Phishing - presented by Tony Warkoczewski
Cyber Security Recording
August 18Cash Control Policy and Guidelines - presented by Corinne ZuradCash Control Recording
September 15Legislative Information Center/Legislative Process - presented by Rebecca GrillLegislative Center Recording
Presentation (PDF)
September 29Claims Process from Beginning to End - presented by Kail DeckerClaims Process Recording
October 13Rats/Rodents - What We Know and What Happens When We Get the Call - presented by Amy LewisRats/Rodents Recording
October 27Snowplow/Salting Operations Review - presented by DPW StaffSnowplow/Salting Operations Recording
November 10Mobile Integrated Health Program - Presented by Armando Suarez Del Real and Frances ThomasSign up
November 17City Planning and Zoning 101 - Presented by Steve Schaer and Tony GironSign up