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JANE MORRIS LECTURE SERIES
FEATURES MYRA TOBIN

By Kelley Bozeman

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Myra Tobin

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Tobin will speak on "The 21st Century Woman in the Workplace: Constantly Reinventing Yourself" at the premiere lecture of the Jane Morris Lecture Series.

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April 11, 2002 (Lexington, Ky.) -- The University of Kentucky Alumni Association and the Graduate Women in Business will host the Jane Morris Lecture Series featuring Myra Tobin on April 11, 2002, at the UK Student Center at 5 p.m. A reception and networking will immediately follow the lecture.

Tobin will speak on "The 21st Century Woman in the Workplace: Constantly Reinventing Yourself" at the premiere lecture of the Jane Morris Lecture Series.

Tobin, president of the UK Alumni Association in 1991 - 1992, received her home economics degree in 1962 from the College of Human Environmental Sciences.

Among her many accomplishments, Tobin was the first woman with an M.B.A. hired by Marsh and McLennan Companies Inc., a New York-based insurance brokerage firm.

Tobin was selected Insurance Woman of the Year by the Advancement of Professional Insurance Women in 1984; honored as the Helen Garvin Outstanding Achiever by the National Association of Insurance Women in 1988; and chosen to receive the National 4-H Alumni Award in 1994.

In May 2000, Tobin retired as managing director of Marsh and McLennan Companies Inc. and is still active in the industry.


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