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Congressman David Rouzer

Representing the 7th District of North Carolina

Rep. Rouzer hosts Youth Leadership Conference for NC-07 students

March 20, 2017
Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman David Rouzer will be hosting a youth leadership conference for high school juniors in the 7th Congressional District on Friday, March 24, 2017.  The 2017 7th Congressional District Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurial Conference provides two juniors from each high school an opportunity to meet with entrepreneurial leaders, discuss ways to achieve entrepreneurial success and develop the necessary personal and professional skills to achieve goals.

This conference is being conducted in coordination with the BB&T Leadership Institute as well as participation by the UNC Wilmington Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship.  There will be a lineup of speakers and engaging activities focused on values-based leadership and the personal traits and qualities that lead to lasting success.

Every high school in the 7th District was given the opportunity to participate in 2017 7th Congressional District Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurial Conference.  The method and criteria used for selection of these students was up to each respective school.  This is the second Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurial Conference hosted by Congressman David Rouzer.




WHAT:  Congressman David Rouzer hosts second NC-07 Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurial Conference.

WHO:  Selected juniors from each high school in the 7th District and members of the press are invited to attend.

WHERE:  Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, 414 Warsaw Rd., Clinton, NC  28328, in Prestage Hall, Salons A and B (on the side of the building away from McDonald’s Restaurant.

WHEN:  March 24, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Members of the press wishing to attend and speak with Congressman Rouzer during the event are asked to email Danielle Adams ( to coordinate logistics for arranging an interview with Congressman David Rouzer during the conference.

**Due to the potential of late night votes on Thursday evening, the Congressman’s arrival and attendance at the 2017 Youth Leadership Conference is subject to change.**