Mike Hughbanks Speaking Engagement 2/23/16

I will be speaking in Kearney Nebraska on Tuesday 2/23/16 at 12:00 and then in Grand Island at 5:30. The details are below. I have also inserted the link to an Interview with Country House Residence who is co-sponsoring the event with the Nebraska Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. I joined the interview via Skype.


I also included the link to the Kearney Hub newspaper article from an interview we had.


When: Tue, February 23, 12pm – 1pm Where: First United Methodist Church, 4500 Linden Dr, Kearney, NE 68847, United States Hosted by: Country House and the Alzheimer’s Association Cost: Free

When: Tue, February 23, 5:30pm – 6:30pm Where: Grand Generation Center, 304 E 3rd St, Grand Island, NE 68801, United States Hosted by: Country House and the Alzheimer’s Association Cost: Free

 Speaker: Mike Hughbanks – COO at DFS in Omaha before diagnosis of Younger Onset Alzheimer’s at age 58. One hour program including Q & A.
Hosted by: Country House and the Alzheimer’s Association
More Information: Mike Hughbanks is a Peer Outreach Volunteer with the Alzheimer’s Association Nebraska Chapter. Prior to this role, he was the Chief Operating Officer at Diversified Financial Services (DFS) in Omaha. As one of three executives at DFS, Mike managed Human Resources, Information Technology, Customer Service, Project Management, and General Operations. In 2011, at the age of 54, Mike started noticing some memory and cognitive issues and in August of 2015 was diagnosed with Younger Onset Alzheimer’s Disease at 58. After the diagnosis, he and his wife made the decision to concentrate efforts moving forward on getting the word out about Alzheimer’s Disease. Mike has his own blog (omalz.com) and has been featured in many local and regional news stories. He is active with the Nebraska Chapter as a peer outreach volunteer and in early stage initiative development.
To register, call 800.272.3900 or online at http://goo.gl/forms/Yzfx4oLa5C. For more information, contact Susie Peterson, 308.520.3146 or supeterson@alz.org

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