The purpose of Leadership Lee County is to identify, develop and inspire future leaders through professional development, educational opportunities and community involvement.
About The Program:
Leadership Lee County is a program sponsored by the Auburn and Opelika Chambers of Commerce. It seeks out, honors, educates, challenges, and develops a select group of leaders who live or work in Lee County and have the potential to provide the leadership needed to solve problems of community and statewide significance. Participants are selected on the basis of ability, demonstrated interest in the community, and potential for responsible and effective leadership. The program begins in September with a kick-off retreat and reception and continues monthly through May. The monthly seminars highlight community issues and trends while incorporating professional development, community issues and trends and have the opportunity to hear from prominent leaders throughout the Lee County area.