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Allen North, PCC alumni, was keynote speaker.

Allen North, VP of Banking Regulations for the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank, was the keynote speaker at a breakfast to honor business students at West Kentucky Community and Technical College on April 21. North also spoke to community and business leaders, WKCTC faculty, staff, and students, during a seminar entitled Making Sense of the Financial Crisis. He spoke about how banks fail, what happens to keep them afloat, and how the Federal Reserve operates in the financial system. North is a Paducah Community College and St. Mary alumni who grew up in Paducah and has worked his way up the ranks of the Federal Reserve System.