The Kiwanis club will meet Wednesday Dec. 13th at noon at the Pine Bluff Country Club.

The speaker will be Rev. Dr. John Landis, current pastor at First Presbyterian Church, Pine Bluff. He assumed that duty in June 2017. Dr. Landis came to Arkansas from Michigan where he served several congregations as a transitional pastor. He also served as a consultant for Church Health for the American Baptist Churches (ABC) in Michigan. Dr. Landis was the curriculum developer and director of the Ministry Leadership Institute for ABC-MI.

For over 30 years, Dr. Landis owned the Symbiosis Group, which provided custom-designed training and strategic planning for small to medium size businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and churches. He has served as an officer in many service and not-for-profit organizations. He holds a doctorate degree from Drew University in Madison, New Jersey.

Dr. Landis is an accomplished professional speaker and has addressed audiences around the country. He is a past-president of the Professional Speakers Association of Michigan, a chapter of the National Speakers Association.

The public is invited to attend.