In addition to keynote speaker Mitch Daniels, Purdue University president and former governor, Indiana Adj. Gen. Martin Umbarger is a special guest speaker at Friday’s Becky Skillman Leadership Institute.


Thursday at 9 a.m. is the last day to buy tickets for the event, which also will include a military tribute and panel discussion on inspired leadership featuring Duany Duany, Greg Pittman and Michelle Medlock Adams.

Tickets are $50, including a light breakfast and lunch, and available from the Bedford Chamber, 275-4493.

Registration begins at 9 a.m. at the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence County, 2009 19th St.

All proceeds from the event benefit the Boys & Girls Club.