The South Dakota Business Leader Summit on Early Childhood Investment will be co-hosted by South Dakota Voices for Children and the Rapid City Chamber of Commerce.
This event will educate business and civic leaders on the compelling research regarding returns on investment in early childhood education for children from poverty and high-risk circumstances; and on the strategic importance of this investment for South Dakota's workforce. Attendance to this meeting is by invitation only.
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Art Rolnick, Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Ron Moquist, CEO, Raven Industries
Gera Jacobs, Professor of Education, University of South Dakota
Dan Leikvold, Superintendent, Lead-Deadwood Schools
John Brewer, President and CEO, Destination Rapid City