Leadership Oconto County

Leadership Oconto County is an incorporated 501[c]3 with the mission of identifying and developing leaders who live and/or work in Oconto County. We strive to build a pool of citizens with broad knowledge of the issues, concerns, and needs facing our local communities who are inspired to take on leadership roles to better our county on a sustainable basis.

To accomplish this, our Board of Directors oversees and our Program Committee develops and runs a 10-month leadership training class with three main objectives:

  1. Developing leadership skills in our participants
  2. Exposing participants to the issues, concerns and needs of Oconto County.
  3. Completing a community-based project that enhances Oconto County in a sustainable way.

Course Topics include:

  • Collaborative Leadership Styles 
  • Natural Resources + Recreation
  • Family & Diversity Issues
  • Education, Youth & Lifelong Learning
  • Government (Local, State, & Other)
  • Health Care & Wellness
  • Economic Development
  • Personal Engagement

If you live and/or work in and around Oconto County and are interested in furthering your leadership opportunities, please see our application page.

We'd Love to Hear From you. Apply Today!

We invite area organizations to submit potential projects for our participants to complete during their upcoming class year by filling out the below application.

Class Information


A program of Oconto County Economic Development Corporation (OCEDC)

Diane Nichols
P.O. Box 103
Oconto, WI 54153 

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