The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host its monthly networking breakfast featuring guest speaker Henderson Mayor Debra March, from 7 to 9 a.m. Aug. 13, at Fiesta Henderson, 777 W. Lake Mead Parkway in Henderson.
March’s presentation — Henderson Strong Implementation Efforts: The City’s Comprehensive Plan at Work — is set to focus on the citywide planning document that communicates Henderson’s vision, long-term goals and strategies to guide the physical development and orderly management of growth in the city. Built on a foundation of research and community engagement, Henderson Strong is designed to capitalize on the city’s strengths while addressing its weaknesses. March’s presentation is expected to focus on Henderson Strong implementation efforts underway with an emphasis on economic development activities and target industries.
March was elected mayor of Henderson in April 2017 and assumed office June 20, 2017.
She serves with her fellow council members as the legislative branch of the Henderson community. Her responsibilities include setting policies and making decisions concerning many aspects of local government for Nevada’s second largest city, recognized as being one of the safest cities and best places to live in the nation. She is also a member of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce board of directors.
In recognition of her contributions to the community, Mayor March received the 2018 Chairman’s Award from the Urban Chamber of Commerce, the 2017 Award of Honor from the Nevada American Society of Landscape Architects, a lifetime achievement award in 2015 from the Lied Institute for Real Estate Studies, and she was named the 2013 Public Official of the Year by the Nevada League of Cities and Municipalities.
Cost for the breakfast is $35 for Henderson Chamber members and $55 for non-members for those who register before 5 p.m. on Aug. 8. There is an additional $10 charge for late registrations. Walk-ins are welcome at the late registration rate provided seating is available.
The presenting event is sponsor is Trish Nash Signature Gallery of Homes. The breakfast event sponsor is Creative Bizness Solutions.
The Henderson Chamber of Commerce (@HCC_Nevada) is a nonprofit, professional organization committed to promoting and supporting member businesses. For more information regarding the chamber, call the Henderson Chamber of Commerce at 702-565-8951 or visit www.hendersonchamber.com.