Thursday, Nov. 12
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Nelson & Sue Andrews Institute, Ezell Center, Third Floor
Cost: $25 per person, includes box lunch and lecture
Instructor: Lydia Lenker, managing director for the Nelson & Sue Andrews Institute for Civic Leadership at Lipscomb University and former press secretary for Gov. Phil Bredesen
This lecture will address the experience of being a political reporter and a press secretary to a governor. Lenker will discuss the requirements of both jobs and what the experience was like for each. As a reporter, Lenker worked with press secretaries; as press secretary for Gov. Phil Bredesen she worked with reporters. She will share her experience during this interesting transition.