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23rd Class of 2015 NOMINATIONS GUIDELINES  DRAFT   2-13-14
Beginning August 2014 through May 2015
A regional educational leadership 501 (c) (3) Texas Non-Profit Charitable Corporation
Serving Chambers, Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, Newton, Orange, Tyler Counties and Bolivar Peninsula of Galveston County

Nominations to LSET office in Nederland (fax 409-724-0581, email   or
mail to P. O. Box 1386, Nederland, TX 77627) by Friday, April 4, 2014.

♦ Do not waste your nomination(s).  Call LSET office 409-724-1175 to find out if your nominee is already a graduate, 1992-2014.  [LSET website with alumni roster under re-construction]

♦ Remember to verify your nominee(s) interest in LSET before you nominate. Nomination does not automatically guarantee an invitation to class of 2015.

♦ Nominee(s) should work and have business address in nine-county area.

♦ Nominee(s) must occupy executive level, decision-making positions in their companies, municipalities, organizations or county governments.

♦ Nominees cannot be a candidate for public office at the time of admission to the program per LSET Rules of Procedure, Article IV 2c (6).  This means if your nominee is on election ballot anytime during calendar year 2014, nominee is not eligible for invitation to class of 2015.

♦ Invitations to Class of 2015 by Admissions Committee are issued by mid- July 2014; class size is approximately 60 members representing 9-counties in LSET’s program area.

♦ Attendance is required at four of the five day-long class sessions in September 2014, October 2014 and in 2015 – February 1,2,3 LSET Days in Austin; March and May from 7:30 am to 4:30 p.m.
Class of 2015 Session dates: Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014; Thursday, October 23, 2014; LSET Days in Austin Sunday, January 31, 2015 -Tuesday, February 3, 2015; Thursday, March 26, 2015; and Thursday, May 15, 2015.
Newly accepted Class of 2015 participants will be introduced at the LSET 23rd Annual Meeting, Thursday, August 21, 2014 (Dutch treat).  Guests are welcomed.  Venue to be announced.

♦ Full Tuition for 2015 is $750.00.  Partial tuition assistance available for qualifying candidates upon request to the Executive Director and approval by LSET Advisory Council.

♦ As a nominator/sponsor, your name, company, business mailing address, business phone/fax and preferred e-mail must be included on each form for your nominations to be processed and accepted.

Thank you for helping expand the LSET regional experience to other business leaders and executives in Southeast Texas by submitting your nominees for the 23rd  Class of 2015.

For questions or clarifications -
Contact Ida Schossow ‘05, Admissions Chair, Greater Orange Chamber 409-883-3536; 409-880-8508;
Bill Voigtman ’04, Admissions Co-Chair, Republic Services 409-721-2231; Dr. Brenda Nichols ’05, Admissions Advisor, 409-880-8508; Jim Willis ‘10, Admissions Advisor, 409-385-5562 or LSET office , 409-724-1175 or Bessie Chisum ‘93, Executive Director, 409-832-4466.