Lewis County Leadership Academy

Join the Next Group of Leaders

Our Focus:
We’ve created a learning community that puts professionals (existing and emerging) in position to influence and add
value to Lewis County. We build pride in our local history and culture, and create highly skilled, motivated and
informed leaders. We have reshaped our thinking so we are ‘open to possibilities’ and use our knowledge and
networks to enhance our civic infrastructure to create a more vibrant quality of life for all.

We are passionate, informed, reflective and action-oriented leaders of today and tomorrow who take our skills into
our work, our community and our personal lives.

Benefits
Participants develop skills in:

  • Leading others, regardless of title
  • Facilitating positive change
  • Building relationships
  • Effective communicationEmployers’ competitive advantages:
  • Employees with heightened leadership skills
  • New and enhanced networks
  • Greater understanding of community issues/opportunities
  • Commitment to community = good corporate citizen = good business

Curriculum
The academy’s 10 session curriculum is designed to give participants exposure to the Lewis County history & culture while building the leadership skills of our class. Our aim is to understand and explore the issues and opportunities in our community.

Topics include:
Local Government | Economic Development & Tourism | Human Services & Wellness | & More!

Customized classroom training in key leadership competencies and individual planning facilitated by an expert leadership coach will be a vital part of the curriculum.

Sessions will take place on Tuesdays and will consist of Lewis County exposure activities, leadership development and mentorship opportunities.

OUR COMMUNITY NEEDS YOU!
Become more informed, reflective, inspired, passionate, and skilled contributors to leading and growing in Lewis County. For more information about the Leadership Academy, contact us at (315) 376-2213.