Leadership Dayton, a program of the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce, is a premier leadership development program designed to identify, educate and motivate a network of community leaders and increase the individual’s capacity to serve the Dayton region. Each year about 40 applicants are selected to learn through seminars, small work groups, panel discussions, direct interaction with community leaders, and a variety of experiential activities. Candidates must commit to attend an all day session one day a month, as well as the kickoff retreat.
Leadership Dayton is the fourth oldest continuously operating community leadership program in the United States. This regional program and program participants live, work and serve in a number of counties throughout the Miami Valley including: Darke, Butler, Clark, Greene, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, Shelby and Warren.
If you are looking to increase your capacity to serve the Dayton region and learn about the challenges facing your community, The Chamber urges you to apply to Dayton’s premier leadership development program. Participants are selected based on a variety of criteria including the applicant’s leadership potential and demonstrated commitment to the community.
If you’d like to be considered for the class of 2011, you’ll need to fill out an application by Monday, April 5, 2010.
For more information about Leadership Dayton contact the Dayton chamber at 226-8256 or visit Leadershipdayton.org.
PS- As a graduate of the class of 2000, I highly recommend this program. Feel free to contact me if you’ve got questions about Leadership Dayton- Lisa