Strong business communities require strong business and community leaders. In conjunction with the K-State Dickinson County Research & Extensions and the Kansas Leadership Center, the Chamber supports the Leadership Dickinson County program as a vital component of building a stronger business community. Leadership Dickinson County cultivates the leadership capacity of program participants through community awareness, problem solving, interpersonal communication, civic involvement, and personal relationships. The program involves class room training, field trips, panel discussions, and class projects.
Participants are nominated by their employer, who agrees to pay the $200 tuition and allow the participant to attend the 5 class sessions. Classes being in mid-January and are completed at a catered recognition reception in mid-March. For more information contact, the Chamber office at (785) 263-1770 or the K-State Research & Extension office at (785) 263-2001. Email: