Reed & Christine Halladay Executive Lecture Series

 Executive Lecture Series Title Card


All lectures are free and open to the public. We invite you to join us in this weekly dialog between academia and industry.

When and Where

Lectures are on Thursdays at 11:30 am in the Ragan Theater. Each lecture will be approximately thirty minutes followed by ten to fifteen minutes for Q&A.


Date   Lecturer and Topic

Aug 24

Tom Macdonald

Tom Macdonald, Assistant Dean - Instructor


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Aug 31


Bart Warner

Bart Warner, EIEIO, BC Warner Investments

Finding and Landing Your Dream Job

Sep 7


Taylor Woodbury

Taylor Woodbury, Director and COO, Woodbury Corporation

Dealing With An Irrational Person: Managing Conflict In Business

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Sep 14


Alan Hall

Alan Hall, Chairman and Founder, MarketStar Corporation

Key Principles of Personal Success

Sep 21

Brent Brown


Brent Brown, President, Brent Brown Toyota

Being Distinctive

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Sep 28 


Jeff Sermon

Jeff Sermon, President and CEO, UCCU

The Visionary Leader: Creating a Winning Corporate Ecology

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Oct 5

 Jeremy Andrus

Jeremy Andrus, CEO, Traeger Wood Fired Grills

Building a Culture and Brand That Attracts (and Retains) Winning Talent

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Oct 12


Ray Zinn

Ray Zinn, Former CEO, Micrel


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Oct 19  

Fall Break, No Class

Oct 26


Jennifer Danielson

Jennifer Danielson, Vice President of Public Affairs and Strategic Advocacy, Cambia Health Solutions

Creating Your Path

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Nov 2


Geoffrey Brown

Geoffrey Brown, CEO, NAPFA

Work Life Balance

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Nov 9 


Amy Rees Anderson

Amy Rees Anderson, Managing Partner, REES Capital

Overcoming Fear, Redefining Failure, and a Few Secrets to Success

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Nov 16


Aubrey Robison

Aubrey Robison, President/Co-Owner Spherion Staffing (Idaho) and COO GroEco

Mindful Leadership

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Nov 30


Jeanette Bennett

Jeanette Bennett, Founder and Editor, Utah Valley Magazine

Why Every Career Path Should LIKE Social Media

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Dec 7


Paul Allen

Paul Allen, CEO, Strengths, Inc.

The Key to Unlocking Your Potential

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