Looking to grow your leadership skills, pursue personal and professional development, or take an active role in your community? There's more resources available in Teton County than you might think...
The Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce's December Business Over Breakfast adressed "how are we growing the next generation of leaders in Jackson, WY?". Five local programs gave strong answers to this important question.
Leadership Jackson Hole:
Leadership Jackson Hole is a series of sessions and workshops for emerging and established leaders who wish to increase their leadership skills, knowledge and ability to participate in community issues.
Time Commitment: September – May, one Wednesday per month.
Apply: In August. Applications will be available at wyoextension.org/tetoncounty/.
Questions? Contact Mary Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Inspiring Wyoming's leaders through exploration and connection.
Cost: $3,000 plus travel and lodging
Time Commitment: August – May, 4-5 each month.
Apply: This is a competitive application process that begins in January and closes in March. Applications available at leadershipwyoming.org/apply.
Questions? Contact program leaders here: https://leadershipwyoming.org/contact.
Conservation Leadership Institute:
Help build a better future for Jackson Hole.
Time Commitment: Twelve 3-hour trainings on Wednesday evenings.
Apply: In the summer for the Fall session. Information on applications at: https://jhalliance.org/get-involved/conservation-leadership-institute/.
Questions? Contact Tisa Djahangiri at email@example.com.
Central Wyoming College’s Leadership Certificate Program:
A four-part program including Foundations of Leadership, Personal Leadership, Leading Others, and Leadership Practicum.
Cost: $1,480 for in-state tuition. Scholarships available.
Time Commitment: Each class is roughly three months, one night each week.
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Young Professionals of the Tetons:
Supporting Jackson Hole’s young professionals through networking, programming and community events.
Cost: Free for Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce Members. $109 / year for non-members.
Time Commitment: Flexible. Young Professionals of the Tetons offers personal and professional development classes that members can sign up for individually based on interest. You may also attend YPT happy hours to build professional connections whenever able. See upcoming events here.
Apply: No application necessary.
Questions? Contact Alex Lemieux and email@example.com.
Your business can support Young Professionals of the Tetons and their mission by becoming a partner! Visit ypt.org/take-action to learn more.
Know of other opportunities or want to get involved by teaching or supporting a program? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.