Media Leadership' topic for next 'Leaders on Leadership' speaker series

March 23, 2005

Geraldine Perreault, director, UNI Leadership Studies Program, (319) 273-6898
Vicki Grimes, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-6728

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- A media leadership panel, part of the 'Leaders on Leadership' speaker series, will take place from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m., Thursday, March 31, in the Schindler Education Center, Room 252 on the University of Northern Iowa campus.

Speakers include John Hess, director of broadcasting for KUNI; Julie Kraft, television consultant for Frank N. Magid Associates; and, Nancy Raffensperger, managing editor of the Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier. Panel members will discuss their path to leadership, influences on their development as a leader and advice for aspiring leaders.

The 'Leaders on Leadership' speaker series features leaders from various professional fields. Upcoming topics include a business leadership panel and a workshop on sexual harassment.

The series, sponsored by the UNI Leadership Studies Program, is free and open to the public. Metered visitor-only parking is available in the lot immediately north of the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center at 50 cents per hour.

For more information on the series, contact Geraldine Perreault, director of UNI's Leadership Studies Program, at (319) 273-6898 or