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Spectrum Reach to sponsor May 19 Luncheon Alabama Lt. Governor Kay Ivey to speak Spectrum Reach will sponsor the May 19 Chamber Luncheon at the Hyatt Regency-Wynfrey Hotel. Spectrum Reach (formerly Charter Media) creates custom advertising solutions for the modern media landscape. Spectrum Reach helps business reach customers no one else can across every screen and then they deliver the analytics to back it up. It’s not about old or new, it’s about what works. Growing up in the small town of Camden in Wilcox County and working on her father’s farm taught Kay Ivey to value hard work and living within one’s means. Her parents instilled values of faith, family, and community. After graduating from Auburn University in 1967, Kay worked as a high school teacher and a bank officer. She served as Reading Clerk of the Alabama House of Representatives under Speaker Joseph C. McCorquodale and Assistant Director of the Alabama Development Office, where she worked to spur job creation and economic development across the State. In 2002, Kay became the first

Republican elected implemented, laying the State Treasurer since groundwork for Alabama to Reconstruction and was resuccessfully complete The elected in 2006. She installed Road to Saving $1 Billion in current technologies, December 2013. trimmed the payroll, and In addition, Kay has adopted best business taken on several initiatives practices. As a result, to grow jobs, address she saved the taxpayers child hunger, and increase nearly 5 million dollars in STEM education. As administrative costs. Chair of the Military Kay Ivey Alabama Lt. Governor Kay was elected Stability Commission, she Lieutenant Governor in is leading the first statewide 2010, becoming the first Republican coordinated effort to secure and woman to hold the office in Alabama’s strengthen Alabama’s military assets history. She again made history on ahead of any potential base or force November 4, 2014, by becoming the realignments. She also serves as Chair first Republican Lieutenant Governor of the Aerospace States Association. re-elected to the office. The Lieutenant Kay believes if you campaign Governor’s primary Constitutional duty as a Conservative for office, then you is to preside over legislative proceedings should govern as a Conservative in of the upper house as President of the office. Kay Ivey will continue to bring Senate. conservative leadership with effective One of Kay’s first actions in results to make this generation more office was to lead the Commission productive and the next generation on Improving State Government. more prosperous. The Commission was tasked with In addition, we will be recognizing exploring ways to reduce government outstanding students with our 2016-17 spending and find efficiencies in Lila Parks Scholarships, as well as the State government. Many of the See IVEY on page 2 Commission’s recommendations were

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