Leadership Tyler Class 25 will be introduced at the annual fall kick-off luncheon on Aug. 30 at 11:30 a.m. at Rose Heights Community Life Center in Tyler with keynote speaker former Dallas Cowboys football player Chad Hennings.
Hennings, a three-time Super Bowl champion with the Dallas Cowboys, is also an Air Force veteran. Since his retirement from football, he has found success as an investor, management consultant and motivational speaker. Hennings has written two books including "Rules Of Engagement: Finding Faith and Purpose in a Disconnected World." He's also involved in community affairs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
"We're also excited to introduce our 25th class of Leadership Tyler," added Colleen Colby, LT executive director. "We have a very diverse group of community and business leaders who will go through our program this year."
Leadership Tyler Class 25 will include: Jason Albright, Rockin' C Ranch; Mitzie Avera, People Attempting to Help; Iris Avila, Hispanic Business Alliance; Susan Brown, Gleiser Communications; Brett Cavett, Green Acres Baptist Church; Catherine Cockrell, Brookshire Grocery Co.; Timothy Connor, Grace Community School; John Gentry, Gentry Insurance Agency; Laura George, All Home Infusion, Inc; John Hardy, Hardy & Atherton, P.C.; Kristin Harvey, Kelly Services; Jason Healey, First Choice Power; Saleen Hearon, Smith County Champions for Children; Steve Hicks, Brookshire Grocery Co.; Jeramie Hinojosa, East Texas Medical Center; Chad Humphries, Fitzpatrick Architects; Laura Jackson, The University of Texas at Tyler; Diannia Jackson, Tyler Police Department; Joshua Johnson, Chick-Fil-A; Nathan Kelley, Southside Bank; Peter Kerr, Ramey & Flock, P.C.; Jo Lampton, Boys & Girls Club; Joel Mallory, attorney at law; LaShonda Malrey-Horne, At Home Healthcare; Doug Marshall, Document Solutions-Xerox; Juan Martinez, certified public accountant; Nancy Rangel, Tyler Junior College;
Jason Reinhardt, Trinity Mother Frances Hospital; Christy Richbourg, Brookshire Grocery Co.; Dorian Roge, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals; Nicholas Smith, Penco Oil Co.; Jan South, Potter Minton; Kasey Spann, Snelling; Michael Stern, The Genecov Group; Linda Taylor, Breckenridge Village; Susan Travis, Tyler Convention & Visitors Bureau; Leah Wansley, Tyler Junior College; and Carl Watson, Sherwin Williams.
For reservations, visit the website at www.leadershiptyler.org or call Roxanne Apolskis at 903-707-1889. Tickets are $35 for LT Alumni and $45 for all others.