Published on: January 27, 2014Leadership North Houston Alumni Association will host the Inspire Conference Feb. 6 at Lone Star College System.
The purpose of the event is to bring together community and business leaders, LNH alumni and others to discuss key issues facing the community, develop relationships with other leaders in the North Houston area and make a difference in the future of the community in which they live.
The conference will feature Texas Workforce Commissioner Hope Andrade as the keynote speaker who will discuss the growing need for participation by community leaders and the importance of motivating others.
Other speakers scheduled to address the conference include Cathy Douglas, Anadarko Petroleum Co. senior vice president, chief accounting officer and controller, and Joel Crowley, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo president and chief executive officer.
“This is a wonderful opportunity for leaders from community, government agencies, nonprofits, corporations and private organizations to meet and discuss the needs of north Houston,” said Kay Fitzsimons, director of the Community Leadership Institute. “The Leadership North Houston Alumni is committed to providing the resources necessary to encourage success in this north Houston region.”
The event will begin at 8:30 a.m. with registration and a networking breakfast, and ends at 1 p.m. after lunch. Cost to attend is $60 which includes breakfast and lunch. Visit lnhalumni.org to learn more and register for the Inspire Conference.
Leadership North Houston, formed in 1995, is the region’s premier resource for leadership development and civic education designed to enhance and leverage leadership potential within all sectors of the north Houston community. Developing civic leadership that is effective, knowledgeable, and engaged is the purpose of this dynamic and interactive program. For more information about Leadership North Houston, please contact Kay Fitzsimons at 832.813.6623 or kay.l.fitzsimons@LoneStar.edu.
Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online.