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NCU's Center for Leadership & Ethics Hosts LIVE2LEAD Leadership Event

Eugene, Ore. —- Live2Lead, a rebroadcast of a simulcast featuring leadership experts, bestselling authors, an accomplished CEO and former NFL player, now team owner is Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, at Northwest Christian University. The event is sponsored by Live2Lead Eugene-2017 and is presented by NCU’s Center for Leadership & Ethics.

“Live2Lead delivers local access to global leadership expertise,” said Larry Coburn, who is organizing Live2Lead Eugene-2017. “During the rebroadcast of the simulcast, participants will be inspired by this powerhouse of nationally renowned speakers as well as connect with other like-minded influencers in the Eugene-Springfield community.”

“NCU is so pleased to partner with Larry Coburn to offer Live2Lead to those in the community who seek to become stronger leaders in their businesses, nonprofit organizations, churches or volunteer commitments,” said Keith Potter, ’84, D.D.’11, Vice President of NCU’s Office for Advancement. “We are fortunate that this accomplished lineup of speakers is available to all of us in the community without traveling to Portland or to another city.”

Live2Lead speakers are among the most accomplished business leaders in the world, and include:

John Maxwell is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, coach and speaker, and was identified as the #1 leader in business by the AMA and the world’s most influential leadership expert by Inc. in 2014.

Dave Ramsey is a personal money-management expert, best-selling author. America’s trusted voice on money and business, he is a personal money-management expert and extremely popular national radio personality. His seven best- selling books—Financial Peace, More Than Enough, The Total Money Makeover, EntreLeadership, The Complete Guide to Money, Smart Money Smart Kids and The Legacy Journey—have sold more than 10 million copies combined.

Cheryl Bachelder is the former CEO, Popeyes® Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. A passionate restaurant industry executive who most recently served as the CEO of Popeyes® Louisiana Kitchen, Inc., she is known for her crisp strategic thinking, franchisee-focused approach, development of outstanding leaders and teams and superior financial performance. Bacheleder was most recently ranked #1 in Inc. Magazine’s Top 10 List of the World’s Best CEOs.

Warrick Dunn is a former NFL running back and is a limited partner in the ownership of the Atlanta Falcons football team. After a 12-year career in the NFL, he retired and in 2009 was approved by the NFL owners to become a limited partner of the Atlanta Falcons. Through Homes for the Holidays, Dunn honors his mother, Better Smothers. Betty was a Baton Rouge police officer who, as a single-mother of six, strived for the American dream of homeownership. While working, she was killed and was never able to realize that dream. Dunn’s program has assisted over 152 single parents and 409 dependents nationwide with achieving first-time homeownership. In 2002, Dunn founded Warrick Dunn Charities to improve lives through innovative programming inspired by his journey.

Live2Lead is Fri., Oct. 13, 2107, in the Banquet Room on the NCU campus. Seating is limited. Tickets for Live2Lead are available online at https://leanlarry.ticketspice.com/live2leadeugene-2017. Tickets are $60 each and include lunch. Use promo code NCU to receive $10 off registration for the event. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. The rebroadcast of the simulcast is from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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