Leadership academy seeks applicants

HANCOCK COUNTY – Leadership Hancock County is accepting applications for its upcoming class, an eight-month immersion in discussions and experiences for budding leaders throughout the county.

Those who enroll in the tuition-supported leadership academy attend a daylong seminar once a month from September through March. Topics include community issues, business and agriculture, local government and leadership challenges.

Along the way, the students take on projects aimed at bettering their communities. They present their findings at a graduation ceremony in April.

Most of the students are sponsored by their employers, but individuals may apply as well.

Applications are available at leadhc.org. Email info@leadhc.org to learn more. Deadline for applications is Aug. 7. Class size is limited.