ASTD Nebraska presented the 2011 Learning Leaders Awards at the December 7, 2011, Holiday Social at the General Crook House. Congratulations to the following chapter members and organizations for making an impact in the workplace learning and performance industry.

Active Leadership: Michael Merritt.

Community Impact: Angela Athy.

Leading Organization in Workplace Learning: Children’s Hospital & Medical Center.

President’s Award: Shelly Whittaker.

ASTD Nebraska is a local chapter of ASTD (American Society for Training & Development), which is the world’s largest association dedicated to workplace learning and performance professionals. ASTD members come from more than 100 countries and connect locally in almost 140 U.S. chapters and 25 Global Networks. Members work in thousands of organizations of all sizes, in government, as independent consultants, and suppliers.

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