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Leadership Granville

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.

Select highly-qualified, potential, and emerging leaders who are most likely to give to the community.

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.

Officers are:
Susan Hiscocks, Chairman, Town of Butner
Tiana Royster, Vice-Chairman, Union Bank
Susan Corbitt, Secretary, Retired Granville County School teacher
Charissa Puryear, Treasurer, NC Cooperative Extension Service
Rosalyn Green, Co-Facilitator, retired
Annette Myers, Co-Facilitator, retired

Leadership Granville Steering Committee members are:  Spence Bailey, VGCC; Susan Corbitt, retired; Ginnie Currin, Granville County Chamber of Commerce; Jeff Daniel, Bridgestone Commercial Solutions; Tracy Dozier, Century 21/Hancock Properties; Rosalyn Green, retired; Susan Hiscocks, Town of Butner; Carrie Lane, Union Bank; Annette P. Myers, retired; Dr. Michael Myrick, Granville County Schools; Charissa Puryear,NC Cooperative Extension Service/Granville County;Tiana Royster,Union Bank; Jeff Tingen, Altec; and Debra Weary, Clerk to Granville Co. Commissioners.

Many county businesses have been supportive of our leadership program and given their employees an opportunity to participate. The fee is $350.00. Please contact one of the Chamber offices or a Steering Committee member for additional information.

Leadership Granville Graduates 2017

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