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Forum staff reports, Published November 23 2012

Luncheon focuses on faith and work in media

MOORHEAD – The Lorentzsen Center for Faith and Work, part of the Concordia College Offutt School of Business, will hold a luncheon titled “What Does my Faith Have to Do With my Work in the Media?” from noon to 1:15 p.m. Dec. 7 in Birkeland Alumni Lounge, Offutt Concourse.

Speakers are Charley Johnson, former general manager at KXJB/KVLY, and Jack Zaleski, editorial page editor at The Forum.

Johnson, a Minnesota native and graduate of Concordia College, worked for 36 years as an anchor, news director and eventually as the general manager of both Channels 4 and 11 in Fargo. In May, he became the president and CEO of the Fargo-Moorhead Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Zaleski has been The Forum’s editorial page editor for 25 years and is the recipient of several editorial and column writing awards. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut and after graduation served as a VISTA volunteer on the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa reservation in north-central North Dakota.

The cost to attend is $15 per person. Guests must RSVP by Friday online at www.concordiacollege.edu/businessevents or by calling (218) 299-3305. Space is limited.