Leadership Meadville 8 Looking for Participants

Leadership Meadville 8 Looking for Participants

Meadville, PA – The Meadville-Western Crawford County is announcing that applications for Class 8 of Leadership Meadville are currently being accepted and are available online by visiting the Meadville-Western Crawford County Chamber of Commerce’s website,  Interested participants can also contact the Chamber office at 337-8030 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Deadline for applications to be returned is Friday, June 16, 2017. If you are looking for personal and professional development, networking, and want to learn more about area businesses, this program is for you.

This nine-month program was created for leadership skill development and asset discovery by engaging class participants with the leaders of various business sectors in our area.  The class meets from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the second Friday of each month from September through May.  The Meadville-Western Crawford County Chamber of Commerce offers Leadership Meadville to any interested individual who lives and/or works in Crawford County. Leadership Meadville seeks individuals who have:

·        A commitment to the time and energy necessary to complete the program by attending the full day Orientation and 9 classes days as well as completion of homework and assignments. Attendance is key!

·        A sincere concern about the future of our community and a personal desire to help shape that future

·        A demonstrated capacity for leadership through significant achievements or drive to become a better leader

·        A personal and professional commitment to remain active in the community for at least three years

Candidates must be at least 25 years old or have a minimum of 5 years of professional work experience.

Interviews will take place in June and July and the program will begin with Orientation Day in August. Partial scholarships may be available based on financial need.


Applications should be submitted by Friday, June 16 to Meadville-Western Crawford County, 908 Diamond Park, Meadville, PA 16335 or by fax to 814-337-8022.  For additional information, call Karen Staudt at the Chamber office, 814-337-8030.

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