• Leadership Midland

  • What is Leadership Midland?
    The future of any community is directly related to the talent, dedication and resourcefulness of the people in that community. Leadership Midland is a community leadership training program that provides exposure and insight to those who will occupy leadership positions within our community.

    What are the Opportunities?

    • Develop and enhance leadership skills
    • Inform leaders about the opportunities and challenges facing our community
    • Inspire leaders to encourage solutions and collaborations to make Midland County a better place to work and live; 
    • Provide a dynamic network of individuals to strengthen personal and organizational influence.

    What are the Benefits?

    • A better sense of personal leadership potential and enhanced leadership skills
    • Leaders with a broader understanding of community issues who are prepared to keep their organizations engaged
    • A diverse, growing network of alumni and resources

    Application Information:
    Application is open to residents of and those employed within Midland County. Leadership Midland seeks individuals who are in, or have the potential to advance to, leadership positions within their organization and community. Applicants must have an interest and commitment to serving the community in leadership roles.

    Click here to download the 2017 Leadership Midland Program Information


    CHAIR—Millie Jezior ’09—MidMichigan Health
    CHAIR ELECT—Scott MacNellis ’14—LaLonde Foods
    Todd Beals ’15—Midland Country Club
    Joel Beeck ’04—Huntington Bank
    Jenn Brick ’15—Isabella Bank
    Dexter Brigham ’16—Midland Center for the Arts
    Jenni Bush ’16—SPACE Inc.
    Jennifer Chappel ’09—Midland County Habitat for Humanity
    Andrew Chubb ’11—Saginaw Valley State University
    Jill Dougherty ’12—Great Lakes Safety Training Center
    Reid Duford ’08—City of Midland
    Erick Forshee ’07—Fisher Sand & Gravel
    Dave Gray ’05—Express Mart Food Stores, LLC
    Caleb Guthrie ’15—United Way of Midland County
    Natalie Herber ’14—Ieuter Insurance Group
    Eltaro Hooper ’16—Saginaw Valley State University
    Kevin Heye ’08—Greater Midland Community Center
    Brad Kaye ’12—City of Midland
    Kristi Kaye ’14—Midland Hypnotherapy
    Jerry Ladwig ’09—75th District Court
    Bob Rider ’99—Rider Type & Design
    Madhu Rishi ’03—Physical Therapy & Rehab Specialists
    Michael Rogers ’12—Chemical Bank
    Bridget Sadenwater ’07—ABC—Greater Michigan Chapter
    Emily Schafer ’11—Midland Area Community Foundation
    Melissa Snelling ’09—Midland County Central Dispatch Authority
    Mike Sullivan ’14—Northwood University

    STAFF—Diane Middleton ’10—Midland Area Chamber of Commerce

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