The 2013 R. David Tebben Community Leadership Academy learned about the operations of the City of Pekin today. Assistant City Manager Darin Gridler, and Economic Development Director Leigh Ann Matthews provided information and answered questions. Pastor Lloyd Brock, a member of the Chamber's Leadership Academy Committee, served as the facilitator. Rev. Steve Anderson introduced Lora Jacobs, Justin Nelson introduced Joe Howe, Phil Gelato and Dawn Shipman gave a report on the Miller Senior Center, Mike Dentin introduced Debby Hoehn, and Zak Ehrmantraut and Jenny Gray reported on the Big Brothers/Big Sisters organization. You can see more pictures from this and other chamber events at: http://picasaweb.google.com/PekinChamber.