Speaker Date Topic
The Family Sep 27, 2022
IMAGINE: A place where EVERY MEMBER MATTERS
Gloria Moorman, Director of Development Oct 04, 2022
Migrant Workers in our Local Economy
Leon Tucker, Executive Editor - Ledger Oct 11, 2022
What's the Story - A Ledger Update

Leon Tucker Bio

Leon Tucker’s background as a journalist and communications expert has landed him in various roles over the course of his more than 20 years in the industry.

Leon has also worked as a staff writer at the Miami Herald, St. Petersburg Times, Boston Globe and the Tennessean Newspaper in Nashville, to name a few.

His career transitioned from reporting the news into managing the daily news cycle at The News Journal in Delaware. There, Leon led news coverage ranging from crime and public safety to government and politics.

During his time at The News Journal, Leon also served as an adjunct professor of journalism at Delaware State University. He would later be promoted to the post of Metro Editor at The News Journal’s sister paper, the Courier-Post in Cherry Hill, NJ and then to the position of Managing Editor.

As Managing Editor there, Leon led a newsroom staff of 75 reporters, editors, photographers, digital editors, graphic designers and copy editors, while coordinating with the heads of the newspaper’s circulation, advertising and production departments to put out a paper and run a website each day.

Leon is a graduate of Florida A&M University with a degree in Newspaper Journalism and lives in Lakeland with his wife and two sons.

Kris Hallstrand, Interim Airport Director Oct 18, 2022
Lakeland Linder Airport Update
Amy Wiggins, President & CEO - Lakeland Chamber Oct 25, 2022
Lakeland Chamber Update
Nick Hall, Past District Governor Nov 01, 2022
Going Solo for Polio - A Bike Journey from Seattle to San Diego
Gary Clark & Don Selvage Nov 08, 2022
Veteran's Day Program
Pastor Mike Loudon Nov 15, 2022
Giving Thanks - A Reflection of Thanksgiving
NO MEETING THIS WEEK Nov 22, 2022
Happy Thanksgiving
John Loute, Martha Lou Luce, John Fullerton Nov 29, 2022
Magnificent Member Profiles
Surprise Speaker Dec 13, 2022
IMAGINE: A Holiday filled with HOPE
Rochelle School of the Arts (Tentative) Dec 20, 2022
A Rotary Christmas
NO MEETING THIS WEEK Dec 27, 2022
Merry Christmas!
Women in Healthcare Administration Mar 07, 2023
The State of Healthcare
The Rotary Family Mar 14, 2023
IMAGINE: TBA