2014 Keynote Address presented by Syngenta
Thursday, May 8, 2014
The Ohio Turfgrass Foundation and keynote address presenting partner
Syngenta, are pleased to announce that Jerry Lucas will serve as the keynote speaker at the 2014 OTF Conference & Show and OSU Green Industry Short Course.
Mr. Lucas, a native of Middletown, Ohio, has achieved
success as a basketball player at all levels and also as a best selling author
and memory expert. His resume includes:
· 1960 NCAA Championship as an Ohio State Buckeye
1960 Olympic Gold Medalist
1973 NBA Championship with the New York Knicks
Seven-time NBA All-Star
Two-time inductee to the Basketball Hall of Fame
(once for his individual career and also as a member of the 1960 Olympic team)
Was named as one of the 50 greatest players in
Named to Sports Illustrated’s five-man College
All-Century Team in 1999
Following his legendary basketball career, Mr. Lucas assumed
the role of an educator and memory expert. He has authored and/or co-authored
several best selling books including, The
Memory Book and Ready, Set, Remember. His memory system has been developed and is
the basis of programs within multiple school systems.
The Keynote Address presented by Syngenta will take place
during the Awards, Scholarships and Keynote Presentation on Wednesday, December
10th at the Kalahari Resort and Convention Center in Sandusky, Ohio.
The presentation is scheduled to begin at 4:30 pm.
For more information about the OTF Conference & Show and
OSU Green Industry Short Course, visit www.otfshow.org.