Leadership Washburn County Now Taking Applications For 2024-2025 Program

Deadline to apply is August 1, 2024.

Leadership Washburn County Now Taking Applications For 2024-2025 Program

SPOONER, WI -- Leadership Washburn County is now accepting applications for the 2024-2025 program. Deadline to apply is August 1, 2024.

What is Leadership Washburn County?

The program began in 2008 with the purpose of developing current and future leaders in our community by offering a high-quality training program emphasizing leadership skills and focusing on current issues facing our region.

"I always felt that I was aware of what was happening in Washburn County. I can truly say, however, that I did learn at least one new thing each session." -- Warren Tuttle, LWC Class of 2024

"The experience exceeded my expectations. I did not know what to expect, but the networking and learning how to grow was so valuable. I learned many skills that I will continue to use." -- LWC Class Participant, 2024

What does the program entail?

Program participants meet once a month from October to May to learn leadership skill development and issues facing the region. Participants must attend an overnight leadership retreat and must attend all sessions thereafter. Sessions are a full business day once a month from October until May.

Program topics include the local economy, government, healthcare, youth and leadership skills. Sessions are taught by local community and business leaders.

Who should apply?

If you are working in Washburn County and are interested in professional and personal development, you can apply! You do not have to be a manager or a director. Anyone who is interested in leadership development is encouraged to talk to their employer about the program.

What is the application process?

Visit HERE to apply online. There is a fee associated and your place of work must approve your application. Your application will be reviewed by the Board of Directors.

[Photo: Leadership Washburn County class of 2024 presenting a check to Healthy Washco. As part of leadership programming, classes are asked to coordinate a community project]

Last Update: Jun 17, 2024 1:51 pm CDT

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