The Lyles Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Fresno State presents the next session in the Pay it Forward luncheon series, featuring keynote speaker Lynne Ashbeck, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, in the Satellite Student Union. The Pay It Forward series brings business leaders and alumni together with Fresno State students to engage in dialogue, explore issues in depth and network.

Lynne Ashbeck is the senior vice president of community engagement and population wellness for Valley Children’s Healthcare. In her role, Ashbeck works alongside physicians, hospital staff and community leaders to formulate and implement population wellness strategies designed to improve the health outcomes of children and their families. Ashbeck is also currently serving her fifth term on the Clovis City Council.

The event is free and open to the public, however registration is required. Space is limited. INFO: To register or for more information, visit


University Communications news intern Easton Kerby contributed to this report.