ANNOUNCEMENT

Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce Introduces State of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Featuring Commissioner White

Published Monday, December 23, 2019
by Communications Manager

 

 

 

Media Contact:

Brandi Sims, Lawton Chamber of Commerce

bsims@lawtonfortsillchamber.com

(580) 483-9813

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce Introduces State of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Featuring Commissioner White

 

Chamber monthly luncheons focuses on industry topics from leading industry professionals

 

Lawton, OK – December 23rd, 2019 --- The Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce will host the first State of Industry Luncheon of the New Year called, State of Mental Health & Substance Abuse. State of Mental Health & Substance Abuse will take place on Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 from 12:00p.m. to 1:00p.m. at Cameron University, McCasland Ballroom. The State of Industry monthly luncheon series highlights various areas of industry impacting the community and provide insight on the latest initiatives in each area from a leading industry professional.

 

The State of Mental Health & Substance Abuse features guest speaker Commissioner Terri L. White, who will provide a detailed presentation on mental health awareness and resources. Ms. White currently serves as the commissioner for the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, and CEO for one of Oklahoma’s largest state agencies. She is a passionate advocate for individuals experiencing mental illness and addiction. Following the presentation, guests will enjoy lunch provided by Cameron University's Sodexo and can discuss the topics presented.

 

The monthly luncheon series returns for its second year with industry driven topics that impact the Lawton Fort Sill community. Amongst the topics to be highlighted throughout the year will include media/communications, economic development, arts, legislative affairs, housing, education and more.

 

Tickets are available for purchase by visiting the Chamber, located at 302 W. Gore Blvd. or by visiting the website at www.lawtonfortsillchamber.com. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. To sponsor a State of the Industry Luncheon, please email Dennis at dwade@lawtonfortsillchamber.com.

 

About Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce

 

The Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce is a strong, action-oriented organization.  Over 900 investors work through the Chamber to advance economic growth.  The Chamber asserts a leadership role in the development of increased business and tourism opportunities, the unification of our military and business community, the advancement of a pro-business legislative agenda, and in the promotion of community enrichment.

 

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