Anchorage, Alaska (PRWEB) April 18, 2013
The University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) Chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success, the innovative leadership program for higher education where leaders are built to make a better world, will host a Spring Gala to benefit the Cook Inlet Native Head Start. The Gala will be held on Saturday, April 20 at the Hilton Anchorage Hotel. Tim Duffy, "America's Leadership Coach," Award Winning International Speaker, and National Officer and Broadcast Producer at the National Society of Leadership and Success will serve as the Keynote Speaker. Duffy will discuss the importance of education, leadership, volunteerism and community involvement.
The Cook Inlet Native Head Start is a non-profit corporation established solely to operate the Tribal Head Start program, providing early childhood education services as well as quality family and health related services for the native population in Anchorage.
The National Society of Leadership and Success at UAA is the fastest growing and the largest student-run organization in the state of Alaska, gaining over 350 active members in just its first year. The Society is open to part-time, full-time and graduate students.
The UAA Chapter’s Honorary Committee also includes an impressive list of advisors and community leaders:
- U.S. Congressman Don Young
- Tom Case, University of Alaska Anchorage Chancellor
- Willard Dunham, Former Mayor of Seward, Alaska
- Barney Gottstein, Carr Gottstein Properties
- Dr. Anthony Nakazawa, University of Alaska Fairbanks
- Annette Shacklett, Publisher
- Hugh Short, Former Mayor of Bethel, Alaska
- Dr. Marie Williams, Director of Alaska Native Studies, University of Alaska Anchorage
Duffy, known as America’s Leadership Coach for College Students, is an award-winning international motivational speaker who has spent almost a decade in the area of student development and leadership. He is the author of “The Oracle: Ancient Wisdom for Transforming Your Life and the World.” Duffy serves as a National Officer and Broadcast Producer for the Society. He previously served as a host for the Society’s live video broadcasts, interviewing celebrities, best-selling authors, and motivational speakers from around the globe on the issues of leadership and success. The broadcasts are shown to over 50,000 students, administrators and faculty on college campuses across the country to build leaders to make a better world.
For more information or to purchase tickets to the event, visit http://www.nslsspringgala.org/.
For more information about the Society, visit http://www.societyleadership.org.
About The National Society of Leadership and Success
The National Society of Leadership and Success was founded in 2001 to build leaders who make a better world. As of today, The National Society of Leadership and Success provides these stellar attributes to more than 260,000 members nationwide and to more than 350 active college chapters who embody this mission, and serves as a powerful force of good in the greater community by encouraging and organizing action to better the world. For more information, please visit http://www.societyleadership.org.