April 2016
Connecting Leaders. Engaging Graduates.

It's Back!
The inaugural LWP Community Service Day was held last year to celebrate the program's 25th anniversary. After witnessing the impact, connections and excitement that ensued from this event, we knew it must continue into the future. This weekend it is back again and you can take part!

Community Service Day
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Join us for the 2nd annual Community Service Day!

Winter Park/Baldwin Park Relay for Life
Saturday, April 30
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Central Park West Meadow

This weekend, the Winter Park community will rally together to support the American Cancer Society's mission of eliminating cancer. The West Meadow will be transformed into a community carnival with food, games and activities. 

LWP has a team booth and will be selling chips & Swamp Salsa (courtesy of Moe's Southwest Grill and John & Shirley's Catering) as well as wristbands for an all day pass to an inflatable bounce house and slide!

Sign-up to join us during the event for any length of time!
Class XXVI Graduation
The Class XXVI Graduation Celebration Luncheon is quickly approaching! Reserve your seat or corporate table today! We have the honor of recognizing our Class XXVI as they graduate from the Leadership Winter Park program and recognize a special alumna for her community accomplishments.Join us for this special event!

Thursday, May 19
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Rachel D. Murrah Civic Center

Keynote Speaker
 Dr. Joel Hunter
Senior Pastor

Northland, A Church Distributed
2016 LWP Community Leader Award Recipient
Debbie Komanski
Executive Director,
Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Garden

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ALP Conference Recap
We would like to offer a huge thank you to all of our alumni and sponsors who made this conference possible! The two-day conference was held Thursday, April 7 - Friday, April 8 here in our beautiful Winter Park Community. Read more about the event on the LWP blog or this article from Leadership Orlando. 


Thank you to the following ALP volunteers!
Andrea MorganAntje PepperFred Jones
Amy CalandrinoFrederick MeixellRhonda Loft
Todd SmithLawrence LymanDouglas Rudnick
Kyle TaylorHeather CaldwellJason Palmisano
Tris FilliezJessica LewisCamri McCormick
Kim LaytonJimm WalshJeffrey Broomell
Stan SheltonAli DeMariaTheresa Nowotny
Kristen QuinonesMike CarolanHarrison Babb

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Alumni Happenings & Events
Jeff Spoeri, Class XXI
Reappointed to the Board of Trustees for the Sinfonia Educational Foundation.

Shari Hodgson, Class I
Received the University of Central Florida College of Sciences Teaching Award.

Shannon Rogner, Class XXV
Join Rollins MBA for Leadercast on Friday, May 6 to hear how visionary leaders become the Architects of Tomorrow hosted by the Management & Executive Education Center at Rollins College. In addition to the simulcast event, Rollins is also hosting a catered luncheon that will feature guest speaker Phil Rawlins from Orlando City Soccer Club and the opportunity to network with local high-level leaders. Learn more. LWP alumni receive a special $15 discount when you use the code: Leadership upon registering.

Debbie Komanski, Class XVII
The Albin Polasek Museum & Sculp­ture Gar­dens will host its 8th Annual Win­ter Park Paint Out from April 24 - April 30. Twenty-five pro­fes­sion­ally acclaimed plein air artists will roam across our charm­ing city cap­tur­ing many of your favorite land­scapes and land­marks with oils, water­col­ors and pas­tels. Events will close with the Garden Party at the Museum on April 30. Purchase your tickets now as they sell out each year!

Micki Meyer, Class XX
Meredith Hein, Class XXVI
Leslie McClelland, Class XXII
Recognized among The Most Inspiring Women of Rollins College in a recent addition of Rollins360 in honor of Women's History Month. 

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