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WestStar Leadership Program Class of 2018 to graduate June 21 in Jackson


Contact 1: Bud Grimes

Contact 2: Erin Chesnut


MARTIN, Tenn. – The University of Tennessee at Martin’s WestStar Leadership Program will graduate members of its 2018 class June 21 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Jackson. A reception will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner and a graduation ceremony.

The WestStar board of trustees will meet before the dinner and ceremony at The Jackson Chamber, 197 Auditorium Street, Jackson.

The program is in its 29th year and has 798 graduates to date, most of whom are from West Tennessee. The 2018 class includes 30 participants who were competitively selected to learn new leadership skills and develop strategies for assisting communities in solving problems and maximizing potential.

The public is welcome to purchase tickets to attend the graduation reception, dinner and ceremony. Tickets are $20 per person or $35 per couple and can be purchased from the WestStar office.

For more information about this event or the WestStar Leadership Program, contact Virginia Grimes, program coordinator, at 731-881-7298.


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