2019 Leadership Kentucky Crushed Stone Class


Highlights from the 2018-2019 Leadership Kentucky Crushed Stone program. 

Session One: Leadership & Management

Louisville - Wednesday, September 12 - Friday, September 14 at The Seelbach hotel

Day 1 - September 12

  • Arrive at noon: Lunch
  • Session starts at 1pm with general overview of the Emerging Leader Program
  • Theme of afternoon session will be “Getting to know each other.” 
  • Participant Introductions 
  • Stages of Team Growth
  • The Appreciation of Differences (Social Style Model)
  • Break-Outs/Debrief
  • Day 1 debrief
  • Adjourn at approximately 5pm
  • Dinner/Activities Sports and Social Club

Day 2: - September 13

  • Breakfast at The Seelbach
  • Speaker Kent Oyler - Greater Louisville Inc.
  • Building Cathedrals: The Power of Purpose
  • Management & Leadership 
  • Culture 
  • Engagement 
  • Lunch at The Seelbach
  • Arrive at Nugent Sand Company, stop at workshop for safety presentation. Tom Nugent and Joey Griesbeck - Welcome and History of Nugent Sand

  • Nugent’s Captain (Pilot) to speak about logistics, coast guard, permitting, envi- ronmental concerns, obstacles & water levels, etc.
    Tour property - Tour property/operation, view the off loading facility, 

  • Day 2 debrief
  • Dinner at Makers Mark's Bourbon Raw 
  • Guest Speaker: Ankur Gopal, CEO of Interapt

Day 3: - September 14

  • Breakfast at The Seelbach
  • Speaker: Scott Jennings, RunSwitch PR
  • Emotional Intelligence 
  • Session one debrief
  • Next steps/reading assignment 
  • Preview Session two
  • Lunch at The Seelbach - Adjourn

 

Session Two: Finance

Hotel: Hampton Inn Owensboro

Owensboro, KY - Wednesday, December 12 - Friday, December 14

Wednesday, December 12

  • Lunch in the Riverwalk Room - 2nd floor
  • Discussion on Management & Leadership - What is the difference?
  • Debrief of the 10 Day MBA Book
  • Dinner at Bar Louie (234 Frederica Street, Owensboro, KY 42301)
Thursday, December 13
  • Breakfast in the hotel lobby
  • Meeting in the Riverwalk room
  • Speaker: Mayor Tom Watson
  • Chris Wooldridge, Murray State University, Small Business Development Center
  • Topics: Finance, Economics, Balance Sheets, Cash Flow Statement, Budgeting 
  • Lunch at the hotel
  •  Load bus for Yager Materials Facility Tour
  • Yager Materials Facility Tour
  • Welcome and History of Yager Materials, Safety presentation, property and operation overview
  • Tour property/operation, offloading of material and logistics Barge building facility, asphalt plant, asphalt terminal Return back to Hampton hotel for debrief
  • Dinner at The Miller House
  • Guest Speakers: Madison Silvert, Malcolm Bryant Corporation - High top side of bar in basement
  • Dinner in Green Room on first floor
Friday, December 14
  • Breakfast in the hotel lobby
  • Strategic Planning and Problem Solving & Second Session
  • Debrief 10:00 a.m. - Depart hotel for Moonlight BBQ
  • Guest Speaker - Joe Bowen
  • Topics: Leadership, Politics, KY Pensions, Small Business Owner, A look ahead at Frankfort Legislative & Policy session.
  • 11:45 a.m. - Depart

Session Three: Legislative and Policy

Frankfort/Lexington - Wednesday, March 6 - Friday, March 8.

Hotel: 21C Downtown Lexington

Wednesday, March 6

  • Lunch in Gallery 3 – 2ndfloor - 21C Hotel
  • How a bill becomes law / legislative process
  • Social style models
  • Breakdown of Kentucky’s Legislature
  • Dinner at Goodfellas Pizza (1228 Manchester St., Lex, KY 40508)
  • Battle Axes - https://battleaxesky.com

Thursday, March 7

  • Breakfast in Gallery 3 – 2ndfloor - 21C Hotel
  • Depart 21C Hotel via vans for Capitol Annex in Frankfort
  • House Standing Committee on Natural Resources and Energy
  • Individual/group meetings with your Legislator(s)
  • Sit in House Gallery for presentation of 75th Anniversary Resolution
  • Lunch at Frankfort Country Club
  • Tour Kentucky Crushed Stone office
  • Tour Kentucky History Center
  • Dinnerat The Lexington Club
  • Guest Speaker: Sean Cutter, MMLK

Friday, March 8

  • Breakfast in Gallery 3 – 2ndfloor of the 21C Hotel
  • Depart hotel for Vulcan Quarry Tour - 1270 Manchester St, Lexington, KY 40504
  • Vulcan Construction Materials Quarry Tour
  • History of the mine, community engagement, mine overview, safety presentation
  • Tour underground stone mine                                    
  • Lunch at KSBar & Grille - 1030 S Broadway, Lexington, KY 40504
  • Depart the conclusion of lunch 

 

 

Session Four:  Strategic Planning, Work/Life Balance, Negotiation

Somerset, Kentucky - Wednesday, May 8 - Friday, May 10 at Marriott Courtyard Somerset

Wednesday, May 8 at Courtyard Somerset

  • Lunch in at hotel
  • Soft Skills Training - Strategic Planning and Customer Service
  • Dinner at The Harbor Restaurant and Tavern at Lee’s Ford Dock
  • (451 Lee’s Ford Dock Rd., Nancy, KY 42544 - https://cravetheharbor.com)

Thursday, May 9

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Guest speakers:
  •      Chris Girdler, Somerset Pulaski Economic Development Authority 
  •      Somerset Mayor Alan Keck
  •      County Judge Executive Stephen Kelley
  •      Somerset Tourism Michelle Allen & Leslie Ikerd
  • Continue the Soft Skills training
  •       Jeff Wansley – Georgia Construction Aggregate Association 
  • Lunch at the hotel
  • Continue Soft Skills training - Customer Service
  • Afternoon networking event – relax and enjoy the afternoon at a remote location in the foothills of Somerset, KY
  •      Representative Ken Upchurch – (R-52nd) Chairman of House Transportation Committee 

Friday, May 10

  • Group breakfast at Baxter’s Coffee – Terry Tuttle, owner Baxter's Coffee
  • Hinkle Contracting Quarry Tour (39 Garner School House Road)
  • History of the mine, safety presentation, tour of the pre shot/blast, tour of crushing facility, tour of overall mine
  • Watch the shot
  • Tour new green space for future development
  • Lunch at Buffalo Wings & Rings (10 minute drive from quarry)
  •    (4065 South Highway 27, Somerset, KY 42501)
  • Group departs