The 2019 Leading Lights Award Ceremony will be held April 11, 2019, at the Virginia Tech German Club, located off South Gate Drive in Blacksburg. Due to limited seating, the event is by invitation only. The Cocktail hour starts at 5:15pm; Dinner and the event starts promptly at 6:15pm.
All nominated Leading Lights will receive an invitation (plus a guest of their choosing – their nominator, or another guest). The event will feature an informal reception, recognition of all 2019 Leading Lights, an inspirational and entertaining speaker, Dr. Marisela Rosas Hemphill, a delicious dinner, Presentation of public appreciation to all Leading Lights, appreciation to all sponsors, and the announcement and presentation of the eleven Leading Light Distinguished Recipients.