New leadership program to be introduced at luncheon

Staff report
The Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Quarterly Luncheon noon Thursday at the Yam Theatre, according to a Chamber press release.
The featured speaker is Eastern New Mexico University President Steven Gamble, who will give an introduction to the new Leadership Portales program starting in the fall.

Gamble has worked with the launch of leadership programs in other communities, according to the press release.

Leadership Portales committee members Megan Hamilton, Don Thomas and Sheryl Borden will address specifics of the Portales program.

Lunch will be catered by J-Four Barbeque . The cost for Chamber members is $12 at the door or $10 in advance. The cost for non-members is $15.

Registration is available online at or by calling the chamber at 356-8541.