What:“The Art of Change”
Genesee Community College’s Wolcott J. Humphrey Symposium on Leadership and Community Life
When:Monday, September 21, 2009, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Where:Genesee Community College- Stuart Steiner Theatre
One College Road
Batavia, NY 14020
Who:Key Note Speaker- Fred Grandy, Former TV actor on the Love Boat, former CEO of Goodwill Industries and former Congressman
Fred Grandy, television star, radio personality, former CEO and U.S. Congressman will deliver the keynote address, The Art of Change, at the 2009 Wolcott J. Humphrey Symposium on Leadership and Community Life at Genesee Community College. Grandy will present the topic of bringing positive change to local organizations and the community.
Best known for his acting role as the loveable “Gopher” on The Love Boat, Fred Grandy has an assortment of career experiences that allow him to present poignant messages on the importance of giving back and community involvement. Upon leaving his Hollywood career, Grandy served in the U.S. House of Representatives. After eight years in Congress, Grandy left politics to become the president and chief executive officer of Goodwill Industries.
Elected or appointed government officials, school board members, business leaders, members of civic and non-profit organizations, as well as interested taxpayers are expected to attend this symposium which will offer insights and pertinent information concerning adjusting to changes within the political, economic and social arenas to further their organizations.
The keynote address will be followed by a reception with hearty hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are $25 and students may attend for free. Reservations may be made by calling the Office of External Affairs at 585-343-0055 x6234.