Current Class -- Class XI
Will Snell and Steve Isaacs, Co-directors of the Kentucky Agricultural Leadership Program are pleased to announce the selection of the twenty-two members of Class XI. The class is representative of Kentucky agriculture and agribusiness. Like Classes IX and X, it will include two Tennesseans thanks to the financial support of interests in that state.
Geographically, the class has eight Western, eight Central, and four Eastern Kentucky members.
Vocationally, Class XI has large grain and tobacco farmers, small livestock and vegetable farmers, ag lenders, ag sales reps, and participants from the poultry, equine, forestry, and distilled spirits industries.
Demographically, they range in age from mid-twenties to mid-forties, and are the second youngest KALP class ever at 31.5. KALP XI has a record number of female participants – ten.
Tentative Seminar XI Schedule
(subject to change)
|1||November 4-6, 2015||Developing a Leader/Teamwork||Lexington|
|2||December 14-16, 2015||Understanding Self/Serving Community||Lexington|
|3||February 2-4, 2016||State Policy||Frankfort|
|4||March 15-17, 2016||Management||Louisville|
|5||July 11-14, 2016||Rural Communities||Eastern KY|
|6||October 26-28, 2016||Communications and Media||Western KY|
|7||December 12-14, 2016||Ag Policy and Trade Issues||Owensboro|
|8||January 3-8, 2017||Domestic Learning Journey||TBD|
|9||March 13-17, 2017||Federal Policy/Agencies||Washington DC|
|Int'l Trip||July 9-22, 2017||International Learning Journey||TBD|
|10||September 14-16, 2017||Reflections/Central KY Agr/Graduation||Lexington|
More information will be here as we get closer to starting the class. Please check back.