Confident, skilled and knowledgeable leaders guide organizations and communities through the challenges they face in today’s changing environment. More leaders are needed to step up, get involved, and create more vibrant communities.
This leadership development training program is geared for you, the interested community volunteer, who wants to make a difference in your community.
Leadership Topics and Meeting Dates
Getting to Know My County August 16, 2019
Identifying My Leadership Style August 16, 2019
Leading Through Interpersonal Communication September 20, 2019
Exploring Diversity October 18, 2019
Managing Conflict November 15, 2019
Getting Involved in My County January 17, 2020
Serving on Nonprofit Boards January 17, 2020
Exploring Economic Development February 21, 2020
Exploring Education March 20, 2020
Learning How County Government Works April 17, 2020
Building a Healthy Community May 15, 2020
The program consists of eleven sessions scheduled over nine months, with an optional one-day trip to the Indiana Statehouse.
You’ll learn from your personal experiences and self-assessments, small group activities and discussions, current community leaders, online leadership webinars, and real-life applications.
The program fee is $300. Scholarships are available. Contact your local Extension office for details.
Applications are due by: August 1
You will receive a confirmation letter with further program details upon receipt of your application and program fee.