A local real estate broker will be receive Baker University's "Lawrence Business Person of the Year Award" next month.
Robert L. Stephens, president and broker of Stephens Real Estate Inc., will be honored at a breakfast at 7:30 a.m. April 11 at the Eldridge Hotel, Seventh and Massachusetts streets.
Stephens is being honored "for outstanding service to Douglas County and Lawrence," according to a university statement.
Reservations may be made by April 6 to Tammy Johnson at Baker University, 1-594-6451, ext. 521.