Leadership Weld County
The Greeley Area Chamber is committed to identifying, preparing and promoting emerging community leaders. Dedication to this initiative has been a longtime priority. The Greeley Area Chamber is proud to offer leadership development programs and promote leadership opportunities to our Chamber Investors. These programs play a vital role in creating a strong and vibrant community with lofty dreams, inspiration and commitment to the future of Greeley.
Leadership Weld County has been identifying and training Weld County citizens for more than 35 years.
Leadership Northern Colorado
Leadership Northern Colorado is a joint initiative of the Greeley, Fort Collins and Loveland Chambers of Commerce; the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado and the Community Foundation Serving Greeley and Weld County.
Leadership Northern Colorado is a six-month interactive development program for up to 30 selected leaders from across the region which focuses on regional issues, regionalism and regional leadership skills. The program is designed to educate and motivate leaders who are committed to shaping the future of Northern Colorado.
Our 2019 leadership program will be sponsored by Kaiser Permanente. Driving this innovative program will be classroom and tour-based instruction. The class will meet on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM and will run from January 22, 2019 through June 25-2019.
- Public governance
- Land use and infrastructure
- Education and workforce
- Economic development
- Regional leadership
Tuition for this program will be $850. It covers six months of learning, all meals, session materials and graduation.
For full details, scholarship information and everything else, visit leadershipnortherncolorado.com.
WHO SHOULD APPLY
An elite extension of the local Leadership programs, graduates of local leadership programs and individuals in leadership positions in their organizations desiring to make a long term impact on the region. Graduates of local leadership programs will be given priority consideration in the selection process.
2018-19 Leadership Weld County Class
Victoria Arntsen –City of Greeley
Larry Chenault –North Colorado Medical Center –
Cory Coppock –Poudre Valley Production
Lyndsey Crum –University of Northern Colorado
Olivia Cytrynowicz –First National Bank
Kevin Deganhart –Swift Communication
Keagan Dollard –EnviroTech Services, Inc.
Greg Farris –Front Range Roofing Systems
Andrea Fuller –Anderson & Whitney, PC
Erick Ghent –Ghent Chevrolet Cadillac
Weston Hager –Bank of Colorado Investment Services
Laurie Hamit –Banner Health
Julie Hill –The Success Foundation
Chuck Jensen –Aims Community College
Paige Koutelas –Olsson Associates
Curtis Krell –EnviroPest
Daniel Lombardelli –Advantage Bank
Alan Lott –Bank of Colorado
Julie Luekenga –Aims Community College
Doug Lynch –Burris Company, Inc
Amanda Miller –The Place Setting Company
Desiree Pettinger –Clary Real Estate
Lindsay Porter –Greeley Tribune
Sara Quale –Banner Health
Scott Ready –Bryan Construction
James Redmond –City of Greeley Public Works
Carrie Reifschneider –Columbine Health Systems
Teresa Ristow –Greeley Tribune
Flora Roth –Sears Real Estate
Stephen Seedorf –Frontier Academy
Jonathan Sietz –Adamson Funeral & Cremation Services
Jeff Sloan –Christian Brothers Automotive
Douglas Strauss –Aims Community College
Jessi Yarnell –Kaiser Permanente
2019 Leadership Northern Colorado Class
Brooke Alexander, Esq., Alexander & Ewert, LLC
Gysela Blanco, High Country Beverage
Kit Brown, CBRE
Aaron Buckley, Colorado State University, Parking and Transportation Services
David Crowder, McWhinney Real Estate Services, Inc.
Gabriel Dunbar, Saunders Heath Construction
Diane Ellsworth, Project Self-Sufficiency
Chris Fine, McKee Foundation
Kim Fisher, Vision Catalyst
Chris Garcia, City of Greeley
Devin Glass, Larimer County Solid Waste
Misty Gulley, Larimer County Community Corrections – AIM/Wellness Court
Tonja Hadley, Hadley Harmon Consulting
Lea Hanson, Left Lane Communications, LLC
Tina Harkness, Employers Council, Inc.
Jodee Hinton, Martin/Martin, Inc.
Dr. Matthew Hortt, High Plains Library District
Mandi Huston, Coan, Payton & Payne, LLC
Pete Iengo, City of Fort Collins Utilities
Kim Joiner, Aims Community College
Sarah Martin, North Front Range MPO
Ryan C. McLean, Poudre Fire Authority
Zachary C. Minniear, RLH Engineering, Inc.
CeCe Moreno, Employment Services of Weld County
Shayle Sabo, Larimer County OEM
Mistene Nugent, CBRE
Beth Phillips, The Group, Inc. Real Estate
Carolyn CJ Renaud, Greeley-Evans School District 6
Shannon Richardson, Merrill Lynch
Michael Ruttenberg MS, LMFT, Larimer County Criminal Justice Services
Jessica Scheopner, Town of Windsor
Courtney Stewart, Platte River Power Authority
Kelly Strohman, Keller Williams Realty – Northern Colorado (The Strohman Group)
Sarah Swanty, Fort Collins Cat Rescue & Spay/Neuter Clinic
Carlie Thomas, Columbine Health Systems
Emily Voshall, Eide Baily, LLP
Becca Walkinshaw, Gallegos Sanitation, Inc.