‘20 Under Forty ’ applications due May 15


By Natalie Anderson
Staff Reporter

The Opelika Chamber is looking for “20 outstanding people under the age of 40 who live in Opelika, love Opelika and have a vested interest in shaping the direction of this city’s future.” With applications due this Friday, individuals are encouraged to apply for the 2020-2021 class.

Members of the class are “encouraged to think outside the box and be challenged to think of ways to make (the) city better and improve the quality of life.”

Candidates must meet the following criteria for consideration:

• Live in Opelika city limits

• Be under the age of 40* (ages 41, 42 and 43 will be considered) 

• Demonstrate a love for Opelika and 

• Be a forward thinking person. 

Participants for the 2020-2021 class will be introduced at the Chamber’s Annual Meeting, held on June 17 at Opelika High School. There will also be orientation sessions, meetings and retreats throughout the year. 

For more information, visit opelikachamber.com/20-under-40.


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