Shawnee Dispatch

Leadership program seeks participants

October 24, 2017

The Shawnee Chamber of Commerce Foundation is currently accepting applications for its leadership program, Shawnee Tomorrow Leadership.

The Foundation will accept 20 to 25 applicants for participation.

Originally started by the Chamber in 1989, the purpose of the program is to develop individuals to assume leadership roles within Shawnee, Johnson County, the State of Kansas and beyond.

Since its inception, nearly 375 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 2018.

Topics will include education, health care, economic development, community service and city, county and state government.

Tuition is $925 and it covers the cost for materials, transportation and meals.

The deadline for all applications is Nov. 17.

For more information visit or call Chamber Senior Vice President, Mary Taylor at 913-631-6545.

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