Leadership in Action

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One day a month from September thru June, the Leadership In Action Class travels and tours Mercer County experiencing private businesses, government, nonprofit agencies and health facilities. The class is facilitated by the Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce.

Leadership in Action Hall of Fame

2018: Joel Henkle
2017: Nancy Leighner, retired
2016: Mary Beougher, Colonial Nursing Center
2015: Marie Miller, Brand It Marketing Communications
2014: Lisa Kuhn, Village of Rockford
2013: Twyla Hayes, Brand It Marketing Communications
2012: Marvin Schwartz, New Horizon Community Church
2011: Jane Cozad, Baker Built Engraving LLC
2010: Leah Hays, Laurels of Shane Hill
2009: Lanette Briley, Colonial Nursing Center

If you are interested in this Leadership Mercer County Program, please contact a Rockford Chamber of Commerce officer.

The Purpose

One of the main reasons for the excellent quality of life in the Mercer County area is the quality of leadership and involvement of its residents. The purpose of the Leadership Mercer County Program is to increase the quality and quantity of men and women capable of accepting leadership roles in various community organizations. Participants will be exposed to a variety of social and economic issues and opportunities facing Mercer County. Our goal is to develop a source of informed civic-oriented leaders who are interested in directing the future of Mercer County, Ohio.