LSU Executive Education to Host Half-Day Program about ACA

05/07/2013 10:10 AM

BATON ROUGE – LSU Executive Education will offer a half-day program, titled “Navigating the Affordable Care Act,” on Thursday, May 9, from 8 a.m. to noon. The event will be held in room 1420 of the Business Education Complex at LSU.

According to LSU Executive Education Director Robin Kistler, a panel of legal, insurance and economic development professionals will discuss the challenges of adhering to the new requirements of the Affordable Healthcare Act and how these requirements will affect employers and the economy.  

Panelists include LSU Division of Economic Development Director Stephen Barnes, Regional President of BancorpSouth Insurance Services/Wright & Percy Kerry Drake, Phelps Dunbar LLP Partner Karleen Green and Client Compliance Vice President for BancorpSouth Insurance Services/Wright & Percy Andy Impastato.

“We have brought together a very experienced group of speakers who are familiar with the nuances of the Affordable Care Act,” Kistler said. “They are prepared to break the act down into manageable and actionable pieces for participants.”

Registration for the event is $220 per participant. A discounted rate of $205 is available for non-profits and groups of three or more. Registration can be completed online at or directly at  

For more than 50 years, LSU Executive Education, part of the Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute at the E. J. Ourso College of Business, has prepared individuals and organizations to meet the challenges of a changing workplace and economy. Focusing on professional development in leadership and business, Executive Education partners with organizations who believe the key to sustainability is investing in their most valuable resource – people. Visit for more information about non-credit and non-degree programs.

Wendy  Marx 
E. J. Ourso College of Business

Posted on Tuesday, May 7, 2013