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Aug. 7, 2018





Derek Rayment

Public + Media Relations Manager

531-MCC-2876, office

402-960-0697, mobile


MCC announces Business Leader Speaker Series 


OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College Continuing Education has announced the new Business Leader Speaker Series, a lineup of local experts who will speak about what they’re doing to move Omaha and the country forward. The speakers will share about what inspires them, their journey, challenges they face and what’s on the horizon. The speaking series is designed to give inspiring minds an opportunity to engage thought leaders and successful professionals. 


The Business Leader Speaker Series will take place between Sept. 13 and Nov. 1 at various MCC locations. Speakers include Christine Hill, president at AOI Corporation and MCC graduate; Jason Gilbreath, entrepreneur and founder of Reclaimed Enterprises, Inc.; Gregg Fripp, founder and executive director of Whispering Roots; Matt Stewart and Paul Elde, co-founders of Little Guy Design; Othello Meadows, founder of the local nonprofit Seventy-Five North; Todd Studnicka, senior engagement manager of CX and innovation for PayPal; and Todd Simon, owner of the Omaha Steaks group of companies. 


Each speaking event will include a catered meal followed by a question and answer session. Guests are asked to register through MCC. To register or for more information about cost, dates and times, visit or call 531-MCC-2620. 




Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest postsecondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.