Lufkin Nonprofit Summit
Friday, November 3, 2017
9:30am to 6:00pm
Lufkin Civic Center in Lufkin, Texas
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Keynote Speaker: Frederick D. McClure
Frederick D. McClure is a native of San Augustine, Texas. Mr. McClure was named Executive Director of The Leadership Initiative at Texas A&M University in April 2016. Since July 2012, McClure had been the Chief Executive Officer for the George Bush Presidential Library Foundation at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. Prior to joining the Foundation, McClure acted as the Washington, D.C. managing partner for the international law firm, SNR Denton, now Dentons US, LLP. He has also served as Assistant for Legislative Affairs to President George H.W. Bush and as Special Assistant for Legislative Affairs to President Ronald Reagan. In 1995, Governor George W. Bush appointed McClure to a six-year term on the Board of Regents of The Texas A&M University System, where he served two years as vice chairman.
Mr. McClure attended Texas A&M University where he graduated in 1976 with a degree in agricultural economics, earned Summa Cum Laude honors, was chosen Phi Kappa Phi, elected student body president and received the Brown-Rudder Outstanding Student Award. He received a Juris Doctor degree from Baylor University in 1981. In 1991 McClure was named the 115th Distinguished Alumnus of Texas A&M University and an Outstanding Young Alumnus of Baylor University. He has served as Vice President of the Texas A&M University Association of Former Students and as a member of the Board of Directors of the 12th Man Foundation. In 1994, Time magazine named McClure as one of America’s 50 most promising leaders age 40 and under. Mr. McClure is a member of the American Council on Germany and the Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity.