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"Economic Development in Indian Country"

Wake Up with Washburn

Jacob WamegoJacob "Tug" Wamego, bs '07

President and CEO, Prairie Band, LLC

Jacob "Tug" Wamego serves as president and CEO at Prairie Band, LLC, an economic development company established by tribal leadership with the purpose of providing opportunity and prosperity to the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. Wamego is focused on helping the next generation of tribal citizens through outreach with Washburn University and the Topeka Community.

Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019
Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center
7:30 a.m. |  Breakfast
8:00 a.m. |   Lecture

2019-20 Speaker Lineup

  • Sept. 26, 2019 - Sonia Betsworth, bba '93
  • Nov. 7, 2019 - Jacob "Tug" Wamego, bs '07
  • Feb. 6, 2020 - Lance Sparks, bba '93
  • Spring speaker, TBA

Check back soon for the full 2019-20 lineup!


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1729 MacVicar Avenue
Topeka, KS 66604
Phone: 785.670.4483