President Hostetter Selected for Leadership Kentucky

Brescia University PresidentLeadership Kentucky selects Brescia University President, Fr. Larry Hostetter, as one of 53 participants in the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2012.

The class will travel across Kentucky this year for seven monthly sessions (May through November).  From their opening retreat at Jabez, to Frankfort, Louisville, Georgetown, Henderson, Eddyville, Hopkinsville/Fort Campbell and Pikeville, they will go on an incredible journey to see and learn about Kentucky.

Locations for class sessions vary from year to year. Topics covered during this year’s sessions will be leadership, Kentucky history, education, healthcare, government, energy, military, economic development, media, natural resources and environment, law and justice, regionalism and global issues. Arts, culture and tourism are included in each session by our host communities and the optional activities offered.

Leadership Kentucky, created in 1984 as a non-profit educational organization, brings together a selected group of people that possess a broad variety of leadership abilities, career accomplishments, and volunteer activities to gain insight into complex issues facing the state.  Our goal is to prepare our participants to take an active role in advancing the state for the common good.  Leadership Kentucky graduates bring a fresh and informed perspective to their communities and companies, serving as important participants in the unified effort to shape Kentucky’s future.

Leadership Kentucky was the fourth statewide leadership program developed in the United States, and celebrates its 28th Anniversary during 2012.