Class of 2023 Application
The LEADERSHIP Shawano County Application is the primary tool used in participant selection.
Limit answers to available space. Do not include a resume.
Applications should be typed or printed in black ink.
Applications must be signed by candidate and by candidate’s employer.
Applications must be received at Leadership Shawano County, P.O. Box 38, Shawano WI 54166 by July 15, 2022, to be considered.
Interviews will be scheduled the week of July 25, 2022.
All responses will be kept in confidence.
If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Schultz 715-201-0471 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
LEADERSHIP Shawano County selects applicants:
Who have demonstrated a sincere commitment, motivation, and interest in their community.
Who have the ability to set and attain goals as demonstrated by significant career, personal, and/or civic
Who have the availability of time to participate in the Leadership program with the full support of the corporation or organization he/she represents. (Commit at least one day per month plus the time needed for class preparation and
the time needed to complete class project.)
Who represent a cross section of participants from business, the professions, agriculture, education, organized labor, government, arts, clergy, service and community organizations, and ethnic/minority groups by gender, age and community experience.
To graduate from LEADERSHIP Shawano County, A PARTICIPANT IS EXPECTED TO ATTEND ALL SESSIONS IN THEIR ENTIRETY INCLUDING THE ORIENTATION, ALL FULL-DAY SESSIONS, AND GRADUATION.
Sessions are currently scheduled for these dates:
Class Orientation and Welcome Dinner: August 18, 2022 (5:30 PM – 8:00 PM) Boarders Inn & Suites
Collaborative Leadership Styles: September 8, 2022
Natural Resources: October 13, 2022
Local and Tribal Government: November 10, 2022
Economic Development: December 8, 2022
Health Care & Wellness: January 12, 2023
Education, Youth and Lifelong Learning: February 9, 2023
State Government: March 9, 2023
Diversity: April 13, 2023
Citizen Participation: May 11, 2023
Graduation: June 8, 2023 (5:30 PM – 8:00 PM) The Gathering
MONTHLY SESSIONS ARE HELD THE 2 ND THURSDAY OF THE MONTH, 8:00 AM TO 4:30 PM. 1. Name someone significant to you who has inspired you as a leader. What about this person do you most admire? 2. Why do you want to be a participant in this program? Do you have any personal leadership goals? 3. What do you believe are two or three significant issues/challenges facing Shawano County communities? Please list organizations or activities you have been involved with here or in other communities. If you are not currently involved in community activities, list your areas of community interest. What accomplishments are you most proud of from your participation in any one of the previously named organizations and activities?
I understand the purposes and expectations for the Leadership Shawano County program and if I am selected, I will devote the time and resources necessary to complete the program. Even though emergencies do arise, I understand any participant missing the orientation, graduation or more than two sessions, may be asked to withdraw from the program and no portion of the tuition shall be refunded.
I understand the above commitment and agree to be bound by them in signing this application.
By submitting this application you understand that if accepted into the Leadership Shawano County program, you or your employer/sponsor will be billed for the tuition of $800, which covers all program costs, including meals and materials.
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