5:30 p.m.: Reception
6:30 p.m.: Dinner and program
The Hubert H. Humphrey Public Leadership Awards presented by the Humphrey School of Public Affairs honor individuals who have contributed to the common good through leadership and service.
2017 Hubert H. Humphrey Public Leadership Award Recipients
LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD, former Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs and former director general of the Foreign Service, for her more than three decades of work promoting the values of humanitarianism and responsible global engagement
THOR COMPANIES, for its innovative approach to economic development, bringing opportunity and revitalization to North Minneapolis through strategic partnerships and investments
TOM SWAIN, former Lilydale mayor and former University of Minnesota vice president, for his long and distinguished life of active citizenship, and his commitment to education and government, developing opportunities for future civic leaders
MONICA MEYER (Humphrey School MPP '99), executive director, OutFront Minnesota, for her leadership in grassroots organizing and in political strategy and advocacy, building coalitions among community activists around Minnesota
We will also feature a special recognition of DEAN ERIC SCHWARTZ, who will be in attendance. We look forward to this chance to thank him for his service to the School.
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Minneapolis, MN 55455
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