The Ascension Chamber of Commerce will host its Leadership Ascension Alumni Day from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Clarion Inn and Conference Center in Gonzales. All graduates of the Leadership Ascension program are invited to register.

Registration and a social hour will begin at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch and guest speaker LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri.

After lunch, updates will be given by Parish President Tommy Martinez, Ascension Parish School Board Superintendent Patrice Pujol, Sheriff Jeff Wiley and District Attorney Ricky Babin. There will be updates on the Leadership Program and a showcase of past Leadership projects. Bobby Smith, author of “Visions of Courage,” will be the concluding guest speaker.

The day will wrap up with a wine and beer reception. Hors d’oeuvres will be served.

The Ascension Chamber of Commerce has graduated more than 600 community leaders from the Leadership Ascension Program since its creation in 1996.

For information, visit ascension or call (225) 647-7487.