Formed in 1979 by the Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Gaston is a program to develop the leaders of tomorrow. Since its inception, the program’s intent has been developing and enhancing volunteer community leadership.
Leadership Gaston brings together people of diverse backgrounds and experiences who have demonstrated leadership potential and offers them a unique opportunity to increase their knowledge of Gaston County while building a community network of contacts.
Fall Session Schedule - Subject to Change.
Day 1 – Leadership & Orientation (September 14)
Day 2 – History & Government (September 21)
Day 3 – Non-Profit & Healthcare (October 5)
Day 4 – Business & Manufacturing (October 19)
Day 5 – Education & Public Safety (November 2)
Day 6 – Travel/Tourism & Arts/Entertainment (November 16)
Day 7 – Class Project & Graduation (November 30)
Fees: $575 GBA members.
Class limited to one or two participants per organization.