Foundation Breakfast Series Announced

The community of Huntington and the surrounding counties are invited to join the Huntington University Foundation for its annual Foundation Breakfast series. The series kicks off on October 12 and continues through April of 2023.

This series has a great list of speakers:

October – Linda Walczak, director of expansions and retention at the Indiana Economic Development Corporation
Topic: Growth and Innovation in Indiana

November – Kevin Erb, owner/principal of Palisade Partners
Topic: GE Electric Works

December – Dr. George Killian, associate professor of music
Topic: HU Christmas Concert

January – Monte Sieberns, owner of
Topic: Music in the Dark

February – Ron Turpin, CFO of Ambassador Enterprises
Topic: Business as Mission

March – Mitch Frazier, President of AgriNovus
Topic: Agbioscience: Creating Impact Through Innovation

April – Jonathan Sacket, vice president of marketing and communication at the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership
Topic: Advertising with the Best

To RSVP for each breakfast, visit

The Foundation Breakfast series is held on the second Wednesday of each month, October-December and January-April, and is open to the public. Each breakfast begins at 7:45 a.m. and concludes by 9:00 a.m. Breakfasts take place in the upper level of Habecker Dining Commons on Huntington University’s home campus.

The cost to attend each breakfast is $10, a portion of which will help support area students attending HU through the Hometown Grant. First-time attendees enjoy a complimentary breakfast courtesy of The Purviance House Bed and Breakfast, Barb and Brooks Fetters, proprietors.

Founded in 1938, the Huntington University Foundation exists to support the mission of the University by promoting education and fostering a synergistic relationship between the University and the Huntington County community and surrounding area. Learn more about the Foundation’s history and ways to support its goals at