LEADing Chester County
LEADing Chester County-through Education, Action, & Dedication!
LEADing Chester County is an eight-month course for ANYONE who wants to improve his/her leadership skills while learning more about the workings of Chester County (government, education, business & industry, healthcare, history, agriculture, tourism, etc.).
**Our 2023/2024 program is currently full and has a waiting list. Thank you!
LEADing Chester County will kick-off August 30th and run through May 2024. We will meet one day each month, excluding December, from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
- Seven three-hour leadership classes taught by York Technical College (from 9 a.m. until noon). CLICK HERE to learn more about Foundations of Leadership.
- Field trips and special guest presentations to learn more about what makes Chester County special (noon until 4 p.m.)
- Networking and relationship building, especially between participants
- Class limited to 15 slots. Applications will be accepted and be reviewed by the Chamber LEADing Chester County committee.
- Kick-off event on August 30th from 10:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m., includes team building led by Dr. Michelle Evans of KVLT & a cookout
- Participants must agree to attend all events! We cannot offer refunds once the program begins.
- Cost: $775 for members and $850 for non-members. This cost includes the seven York Technical College Classes, lunch, and any special programs/admission.
DATES-(All class sessions run 9 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.):
*Locations and field trips are being finalized!
August 30th-Cookout kickoff, Cotton Hills Farm, Lowrys (time is 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.)
September 13– Intro. to Supervision
October 4 – Communicating for Results
November 15– The Power of Accountability
January 10– Motivating to Excel
February 14 – Coaching for High Performance
March 20– Leading Work Teams
April 10– Resolving Conflicts
May 15-Graduation Celebration at York Technical College Chester Center. Family, friends and co-workers welcome!
All aboard as LEADing Chester County takes us through our beautiful county, exploring our rich history and exciting future to see what makes us special!