Thursday, May 28, 2009

Hendry Glades Leadership Class Honors Graduates

Leadership Hendry Glades Counties Graduation Dinner

LABELLE, FL. -- The Leadership Hendry Glades Counties has honored it most recent graduates at a dinner. Elected officials, alumni of previous classes and sponsors attended the event. Janice Groves, LHGC President, introduced the graduating class members.

Hendry County Commissioner, Tris Chapman, and LHGC Vice President served as the MC for the event. The group heard from the 20th Circuit Court Judge Christine Greider, who was introduced to the class by Hendry County Judge James Sloan. The Honorable Judge Greider spoke on her early days working in an office and the inspiration she received from a mentor who was instrumental in her becoming a judge.

Sponsors for the event included: Alico, Lykes Brothers, Southern Gardens, First Bank, Glades Electric Coop, Hendry Regional Medical Center, the Seminole Tribe of Florida, Talkin� Monkeys, Gulf Citrus Growers, The Royal Foundation and Wilson Miller.

Members of the third graduating class are: Linda Anders, Alico; Doreen Backes, West Glades School; Fred Bosley, Retired; Edward Chiarelli, Hendry Regional Medical Center; Crystal Drake, Glades County School District; Tommy Edwards, Lykes Bros. Inc; Nora Fagin-Ned, Hendry County Supervisor of Elections Office; Sarah Hammock, First Bank; Judy Paskvan, Florida Health Department; Susan Kendrick, Southern Gardens; Susan Malcolm, Alico; Rudy Marquez, Southern Gardens; Kersten Maxson, Beef O�Brady�s; Patrick McElroy, Seminole Tribe; Paul McGehee, Glades Electric Cooperative; Sally McPherson, SFWMD; Matthew Soud, First Bank; Karson Turner, Quality Electric Contracting; Mark White, SFWMD and Teresa Wilson, Chicos FAS

The LHGC is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization interested in developing leaders in the Hendry and Glades county region. Sponsors are always welcome. If you wish to be considered for an upcoming class, applications are available. For more information call 239-860-8592 or write the Leadership Hendry & Glades Counties, P. O. Box 73, LaBelle, Florida 33975.

1 comment:

  1. Anonymous4:16 PM

    Just a correction: Under Edward Chiarelli, it should be Hendry Regional Medical Center.