Southern Miss hosts President’s Summit on community engagement

Southern Miss hosts President’s Summit on community engagement

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Engage Mississippi, a developing alliance of state, regional and community leaders, and The University of Southern Mississippi hosted the President's Summit on Community Engagement on Monday.

The summit featured keynote addresses from First Lady Deborah Bryant, Mississippi Economic Council President & CEO Blake Wilson, and renowned chef, author and philanthropist Robert St. John.

The President's Summit will hold workshops and presentations on a variety of topics primarily focused on collaboration and cooperation among businesses, nonprofit organizations and governmental agencies.