Shawnee Leadership Program seeking participants
Community-minded citizens with leadership drive can still apply for the Shawnee Chamber of Commerce Foundation 2016 leadership program, Shawnee Tomorrow Leadership.
The Foundation will accept 20 to 25 applicants for participation. The deadline for all applications is Dec. 7, 2015.
Originally started by the Chamber in 1989, the program is designed to develop individuals to assume leadership roles within Shawnee, Johnson County, the State of Kansas and beyond. Since its inception, nearly 350 individuals have graduated from this leadership program; many serving our community today. Participants will be required to attend eight, full-day and one, half-day class sessions from January to May 2016. Topics will include education, health care, economic development, community service and city, county and state government.
Tuition is $925, which covers the cost for materials, transportation and meals. Additional information and an application are on the Chamber’s Web site at www.shawneekschamber.com. Contact Mary Taylor, Senior Vice President, at the Chamber office, 913.631.6545, if you are interested in participating in Shawnee Tomorrow.