During the three-day event, nearly 100 participants listen to nationally known speakers and participate in junior board workshops, which assist in the enhancement of the individual’s leadership talents, communication skills and beef-industry knowledge. Faces of Leadership is typically held at land grant universities or hotels. Conference locations have included San Francisco, California, South Dakota State University, Colorado State University, Kansas State University and West Texas A&M University. This conference is offered to junior members ages 14-21. Intermediate and senior members will benefit the most from Faces of Leadership.
The 2019 Faces of Leadership Conference will be held at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln’s Innovation Campus from July 30 – August 3. Attendees should plan to arrive no later than 2 p.m. on July 30 and leave no later than 11 a.m. on August 3. All flights should be booked in and out of Omaha Eppley Airfield (OMA). A schedule will be released in the coming weeks.
The NJHA Faces of Leadership Conference, sponsored by HYFA and the Coley-Malir Leadership Endowment, drew 76 NJHA members from multiple states to San Francisco for three days of leadership and educational activities.