Baton Rouge, LA – Dr. Gina E. Eubanks, Vice Chancellor for Extension, SU Ag Center/Program Leader/Associate Vice Chancellor, LSU Ag Center, received an award at the 19th Annual Booker T. Washington Economic Summit at Tuskegee University, AL. The 2014 summit themed “Revitalizing Small Towns and Rural Communities through Entrepreneurship and Procurement Opportunities,” took place at the Tuskegee University Kellogg Conference Center September 24 -26.
The leadership award was presented to Dr. Eubanks during the Leadership Award and Business Success Story Luncheon on September 26.
The Booker T. Washington Economic Summit is a part of the Tuskegee University Cooperative Extension program in Community Resources and Economic Development. This program area primarily focuses on community resources and leadership development, business and entrepreneurial development, individual and family financial management, and job preparedness in rural Alabama.