Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce Accepting Applications for Leadership Wyoming Class of 2019

Jan 14, 2019

Warsaw (NY) - The Wyoming County Chamber and Tourism office is pleased to announce that it is currently accepting applications for the 2019 Leadership Wyoming Class to begin March 25, 2019.  After a one-year hiatus, the program is back with new speakers, locations, and projects. The Friday, February 11, 2019 application deadline is fast approaching and interested individuals should contact the Chamber to reserve their spot as soon as possible.    

Now in its 12th year, Leadership Wyoming aims to change the way graduates think and act in Wyoming County, their professional lives and in the community. Through the ten month program, participants will examine and experience major aspects of life, culture, and education; agriculture, business and industry; governmental systems; and community resources, and volunteerism in Wyoming County. Through participation with guest speakers, panel discussions, site tours, leadership and strategic training, public presentations, as well as, group problem solving and team building exercises, the program will develop leaders who have a new perspective and a greater sense of purpose in their personal lives, professional endeavors, and greater community. A new, class identified, developed and solved community impact project has been added to the program this year.

“Our purpose is to create a Leadership Wyoming program that offers a transformational experience for the participants. We seek individuals from all walks of life who want to develop new skill sets and learn more about Wyoming County,” said Wyoming County Chamber CEO, Scott Gardner. “Leadership Wyoming will educate, inform, and reshape the participants thinking on where they live, and how they can involve themselves in the future of our county. The mission is to create leaders who will possess a strong sense of ownership, trustworthiness, responsibility, and commitment to improving themselves, their businesses, and their community.”

Scholarships may also be awarded to individuals who wish to apply. For an application, more information, or to recommend someone who may be interested in taking part in the 2019 Leadership Wyoming class, please contact the Chamber office at 585-786-0307 or email Kelly@wycochamber.org. The 2019 application and program information are also available online at www.WyCoChamber.org under the ‘About Us’ tab.

The Wyoming County Chamber & Tourism is the leading membership organization for local and regional growth, advocacy, and connection for Wyoming County’s business community. The Chamber & Tourism’s mission is to serve the members and community; promote and grow the area’s economic and tourism assets; and work collaboratively to create an environment that leads to the success and economic prosperity of Wyoming County.

For more information or to become a member please call 585-786-0307 or visit the website at www.wycochamber.org or www.gowyomingcountyny.com



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