In a program designed to offer a formalized leadership development course, the Granville County Chamber of Commerce, Granville County Schools, and Vance-Granville Community College have joined forces to present Leadership Granville.
The program offers citizens of Granville County the opportunity to acquire knowledge of the community and develop leadership potential. It offers new citizens an opportunity to become personally and professionally acquainted with county structure and life, which can benefit their present and future leadership.
• Include participants from various sectors of the community to establish a network for future communication and understanding.
• Provide leadership skill training, i.e., problem solving, group dynamics, future planning, etc.
• Study community issues, perspectives, and functions.
• Create direct lines of communication between participants and existing community leaders.
• Communicate the benefits of Leadership Granville to the community.
Enrollment in the Leadership Granville program is limited. If you are interested in applying for this program, please contact the Granville County Chamber of Commerce for a brochure and more information. Or, CLICK HERE to download the Leadership Granville Brochure
The Steering Committee is composed of volunteers who are alumni of the Leadership Granville Program.
Spence Bailey, Chairman, VGCC
Cathy Crews, Vice-Chairman
Tamara Rodebaugh, Secretary, Granville County Public Schools
Charissa Puryear, Treasurer, NC Cooperative Extension Service/Granville County Center
Rosalyn Green, Co-Facilitator, Ex-Officio Member
Annette Myers, Co-Facilitator, retired
Leadership Granville Steering Committee members are: Lynn Allred, Granville County; Tina Cheek, Oxford Parks & Recreation Director; Tracy Dozier, Century 21/Hancock Properties; Gina Eaves, The Salvation Army; Kelley Hightower, Official Court Reporter NC 9th Judicial District; Carlos Landrau, Granville County; Maria Tehandon, Union Bank; Nealie Whitt III, Falls Lake Academy; Vanessa Jones, Ex-Officio Member, Granville County Chamber of Commerce
Many county businesses have been supportive of our leadership program and given their employees an opportunity to participate. The fee is $400.00. Please contact the Chamber office at (919) 693-6125 or a Steering Committee member for additional information.
Front row, from left: Kelly Glover, Terry Gladden, Tracy Dozier, Amy Hobgood, Jane Winston, Michelle Ohrel
Second row, from left: Zelodis Jay, Carrie Lane, Doug Vaughan, Brittney Cole, Ann Marie Holtzman-Wheeler, Angela Williams
Back row, from left: Mark Highland, Bill Birdsong, John Tovey, Harry Mills, Brian Rainey, Kevin Bullock