Leadership Maryland Selects Colleen T. Peterson for Class of 2004
Colleen T. Peterson, Vice President for University Advancement, Frostburg State University, and a resident of Frostburg, has been selected for the Leadership Maryland Class of 2004. Leadership Maryland is an independent, educational, non-profit organization designed to inform top-level executives, from the public and private sectors, about the critical issues, challenges and opportunities facing the state of Maryland and its regions. Peterson is one of 52 accomplished and talented statewide leaders selected to participate in the eight-month program.
Following a two-day opening retreat in April, participants will attend five two-day, and one one-day intense sessions focusing on issues, such as, economic development, education, health and human services, criminal and juvenile justice, environment, and multi-culturalism. More than 100 experts representing business, government, education, and the non-profit community will serve as panelists and guest speakers.
“The participants represent a broad spectrum of highly qualified executives from an extraordinary group of applicants statewide,” according to Nancy Wolff-Minieri, President of Leadership Maryland. “After participating in a comprehensive range of experiences over the next year, these leaders will serve as important participants in the unified effort to shape Maryland’s future.” Leadership Maryland is one of 34 state leadership programs nationwide.
For further information, contact Nancy Wolff-Minieri, President, at (410) 841-2101.
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