U.S. Sen. Fischer to be keynote speaker at Nebraska LEAD banquet
Lincoln, Neb., March 2, 2015 — U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer of Nebraska will be the keynote speaker at the annual Nebraska LEAD (Leadership Education/Action Development) Program recognition banquet March 13.
Fischer’s address will provide insight on leadership development while addressing the need for strong leadership at all levels during the banquet honoring Nebraska LEAD Group 33 at the Nebraska East Union on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln East Campus.
Prior to the banquet, at 4:45 p.m., the Nebraska Agricultural Leadership Council will conduct its annual meeting. The council will elect 2015-16 officers to its board of directors.
Social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by the 6:30 p.m. banquet. Reservations are $25 and may be made by calling the Nebraska LEAD Program office at 402-472-6810 by March 6.
The purpose of the Nebraska LEAD Program is to prepare and motivate men and women in agriculture for more effective leadership. It is under the direction of the Nebraska Agricultural Leadership Council, a non-profit organization in cooperation with the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources. It is supported by Nebraska colleges, universities, businesses, industries and individuals throughout the state.