Convening Leaders: Aging in RVA
Come and join us for a conversation on aging in the Richmond Region.  Learn about the effects of aging on one's health and one's ability to live independently, as well as the implications it has on those closest to you and on our region.  This discussion is intended to provide insight for family members, friends, neighbors, caregivers, as well as those simply thinking about their own future.


DATE: Tuesday, April 24, 2018
TIME:  5:30PM- 7:30PM
LOCATION: Leadership Metro Richmond
9211 Forest Hill Avenue, Suite 200-A



Lora M. Robins Speaker Series: Session 3 Rescheduled

The Crisis of Urban Education
Presentation by Dr. Christopher Emdin
Associate Professor and Associate Director of the Institute for Urban and Minority Education, Columbia University

In this presentation, Dr. Emdin lays out the current and ever-evolving sociopolitical and "in the trenches" landscape of urban education, outlines the reasons for our current national challenges, and offers research-based but often underexplored solutions. He explores the public/private battle in urban education, challenges of teacher training and recruitment, national policy, the newly developed common core learning standards, and new possibilities.

DATE: Tuesday, May 1, 2018
TIME: 8:30AM - 11:00AM
LOCATION: Massey Conference Center Auditorium at
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue, Henrico

Tickets: $50 per session

Student tickets also available (must be enrolled full-time)



Facilitation 101: Tools for Leading Conversation

We are excited to offer a second opportunity for our members to participate in a course on the principles of facilitation led by Jonathan Zur (LMR '08), President and CEO of Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities.  This course will provide members with the tools to keep conversations on track and act as a neutral party to draw out various perspectives, experiences, and emotions around some of today's toughest topics.

DATE: Tuesday, May 8, 2018
TIME: 8:00AM - 11:30AM
LOCATION: Virginia Credit Union
7500 Boulder View Drive, Richmond

LMR Members ONLY - $25 registration fee



The 2018 LMR Spring Luncheon
Join us for LMR's annual Spring Luncheon with keynote speaker The Honorable Ralph S. Northam, Governor of Virginia.  A special awards presentation will be given to honor:

Ukrop Community Vision Award winner
Chief Stephen Adkins (LMR '91)

Servant Leader Award winner
Nelson Reveley (LMR '17)

DATE: Thursday, May 17, 2018
TIME: 11:30AM - 1:30PM
LOCATION: The Jefferson Hotel Grand Ballroom
101 W Franklin Street

Members $60 / Guests $70


*No refunds unless event is cancelled