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.
The Steering Committee is composed of volunteers who are alumni of the Leadership Granville Program.
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.
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