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Leadership Oconee
Leadership Oconee is an annual program sponsored by the Oconee 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 the capitol to meet representatives and senators
​Congratulations to the 2017-2018 Leadership Oconee Graduating Class (LOXXII)! This year’s participants included ​Alan Weiler, Andrew Wallace, Brandon Houseman, Clark Haggard, Dr. Cyndee Perdue Moore, Deanna Smith, Dexter Haynes, Evan Elder, Haley Herl, Jason Hewell, Kathy Reising, Katie McClure, Kevin Yancey, Mary Lee Herron, Matthew Smith, Paige Fuller, Peter Austin, Raquel Cobb, and Robert Reznor.

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
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YLO 2017-2018 Printable Application_1.pdf
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Fall 2017 YLO Schedule_1.pdf
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Spring 2018 YLO Schedule_1.pdf
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