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Hagel, Kerrey to deliver keynote conversation at Leadership Lincoln celebration | Local – Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha, Nebraska 2021-06-09 04:42:01 –



Former Senator Bob Kerrey speaks before a regional Rotary event at the Nebraska Innovation Campus in 2016.


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Former Secretary of Defense and US Senator Chuck Hagel and former Nebraska Senator and Bob Kerrey will discuss bipartisan leadership at Leadership Lincoln’s annual Community Leadership Celebration.

Heigel and Kelly will give a keynote speech at the June 10th event at Embassy Suites in Lincoln. The event will also include an awards ceremony and a celebration of this year’s Leadership Lincoln graduates.

According to the news release, the conversation between Heigel and Kelly will be moderated by Mike Zelenny, Chief of Staff and Assistant to the President of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Hagel and Kerrey attend the event via Zoom, and participants can attend directly or online and submit their questions.

“In the past year, we have seen a division that is damaging the community and our country,” said Brendan Evans, Executive Director of Leadership Lincoln. “For us to move forward, bipartisan conversations And need to find space for leadership. “

Leadership Lincoln recognizes four Lincoln leaders. Pat Lopez, Director of Health, Lancaster County, Lincoln, is recognized as the Servant Leader of the Year in Budkaka. Karen Kassenbaum, UNL’s Vice President of Inclusive Leadership and Learning, will be awarded the Melvin W. Jones Mentoring Award. Two Leadership Lincoln graduates Kim Hachiya and Barbara Derrick receive the Distinguished Service Award.

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