Kennedy Sutherland is excited to announce that one of its attorneys, William D. Sutherland, will be presenting at the Fifth Annual Texas Rural Challenge conference on June 19-20 in Waco, Texas. The Texas Rural Challenge is the largest state-wide conference to focus on the challenges and opportunities facing rural Texas. Hosted by the Office of the Governor, UTSA’s Institute for Economic Development-SBDC Rural Business Program, Texas Economic Development Council, Texas Department of Agriculture, USDA-Rural Development, Texas Association of Regional Councils the conference features engaging and accomplished leaders in business and government, and a large number of state and federal agencies along with private sector partners host and participate in this event.
Mr. Sutherland will be joined on the panel by Joe Morin from the Governor’s Office and Sedef Doganer, Ph.D. from UTSA ‘s College of Architecture. Together, they will discuss “Best Practices for Financing Expansion.” Other topics included in the conference are: business and economic best practices, community growth, energy, cultural tourism, and other rural statewide issues like healthcare access.