Leadership Yancey County
What is Leadership Yancey County?
Leadership Yancey County teaches participants about everything Yancey County has to offer. It is a seven month program with monthly class sessions that will equip future community leaders with the knowledge and ability to take Yancey County into the future.
What will I learn?
You will find out about Yancey County Education, Industry, Health & Human Services, Small Business, Tourism, Parks & Recreation, Agriculture, and County & City Government.
What is the cost?
The $200 admission fee covers your transportation and meals for all sessions as well as materials and graduation. A limited number of $100 scholarships are available first come, first served.
Oct. 24 - Intro & City & County Govt.
Nov. 28 - Industry
Jan. 23 - Health & Human Services
Feb. 27 – Education
Mar. 27 - Small Business
Apr. 24 - Tourism/Parks
May 22 - Agriculture
June 12 - Graduation
Leadership Yancey County is a cooperative effort by the Burnsville-Yancey Chamber of Commerce, Yancey County Cooperative Extension, and Yancey County Economic Development.