The first event in our 2019 Building our City Speaker Series features Kimber Lanning. Kimber Lanning is Founder and Executive Director of Local First Arizona, a statewide organization implementing innovative strategies for new models of economic development that create vibrant local economies.
Lanning is an entrepreneur, business leader and community development specialist who works to cultivate strong self-reliant communities and inspire a higher quality of life for people across Arizona. Lanning’s passions, which are seen throughout her work, include fostering cultural diversity and inclusion, economic resilience and responsible growth for Arizona.
The event will be held Wednesday, Feb. 13 at The Collider in Downtown Asheville. The presentation is from 6-7pm and the doors will open at 5:30pm. Events are free, but we ask that you please register.
Building our City is brought to you by the Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority, Mosaic Community Lifestyle Realty, the Asheville Downtown Association, the City of Asheville, Urban 3, Carleton Collins Architecture, Asheville Grown, Mountain True, and the Aloft Asheville Downtown.