Orientation – 1st Thursday in August
Meet and Greet with Program Committee
History of Oconto County
Collaborative Leadership Styles – 1st Thursday in September
Leadership Styles Training: Real Colors
Experience Proactive thinking and its relationship to leadership
Class Project Decision
Natural Resources – 1st Thursday in October
Beginning with the end in mind
Experience Manufacturing facilities and natural beauty of the Northwoods in Oconto County
Health Care and Wellness – 1st Thursday in November
Explore issues connecting leadership and health care
Develop an understanding of putting 1st things 1st.
Experience the various facilities dedicated to Oconto County’s health and wellness
Local Government – 1st Thursday in December
Leadership panels with local government officials
Tour government facilities
Project development and management
Getting to Win/Win
Diversity – 1st Thursday in January
Explore the idea of seeking first to understand and then to be understood.
Experience Diverse populations and needs in Oconto County
Panel discussions with representatives from those who serve diverse populations
Understand the resources in Oconto County to assist these populations
Education – 1st Thursday in February
Tour facilities and discuss educational issues with School District leaders.
State Government – 1st Thursday in March
All day trip to Madison and State Capitol
Meet with variety of state government officials with questions prepared.
Tour Capitol in Madison.
Economic Development – 1st Thursday in April
Tour Major Employers in Oconto County
Presentation by Regional Economist pertaining to Oconto County.
Presentation by OCEDC
Community Engagement and Graduation – 1st Thursday in May
Retreat/Team Building session in Morning
Recap all learning from Program
How will you go out and use what you have learned?
Evening Graduation celebration.