(706) 769-7947
Leadership Oconee
Leadership Oconee is an annual program sponsored by the Oconee County Chamber of Commerce. This program's aim is to educate men and women on the needs and issues of Oconee County for the purpose of making a positive change through commitment to community involvement. This program provides future leaders with an opportunity to develop individual and group leadership skills, gain greater awareness of issues in Oconee County, and commit to a specific project beneficial to the community.​

Possible Class Topics include:
  • Team Building
  • Leadership Skills
  • Local Government Services
  • Assisting with the Fall Festival
  • Socio Economic Development
  • County Economic Development
  • Agricultural and Rural Influences
  • Small group projects with community involvement
  • Trip to capitol-Meet Representatives and Senators
​Congratulations to the Adult Leadership Class LOXXI on graduation. This year’s participants included Alicia Goss, Alison Wages, Annie Kennedy, Ashley Hilmer, Billy Rennie, Brandon Haney, Brett Whitmire, Clint Watson, Curt Cook, Delena Brockmann, Doug Brouillard, Morgan Davis, James Hale, Jennifer Haygood, Kari Beth Chitwood, Kelle Ashley, Kristin Davis, Lance Boyer, Tyler Boykin and Victoria Carter.   Facilitators for this year’s session were Kay Keller, Kristi Greer, Candice Meeler, Tammy Gilland and Austin Marable.  

Youth Leadership Oconee

The ​Youth Leadership Oconee program is open to current 10th and 11th grade students living or educated in Oconee County (including home-schooled students) who want to further develop their leadership skills and channel those skills towards helping others and improving their community. The objective of this program is to provide opportunities for young adults to develop the leadership skills and community awareness necessary to meet the challenges facing Oconee County.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask!  The facilitators for the 2017-2018 YLO class will be Lisa Vaughn, Angel Jackson, Sara Dunn and Bryan Bufford. 
YLO 2017-2018 Online Fillable Application_1.docx
click to download
YLO 2017-2018 Printable Application_1.pdf
click to download
Fall 2017 YLO Schedule_1.pdf
click to download
Spring 2018 YLO Schedule_1.pdf
click to download