The Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for the Leadership Cherokee Class of 2023.  Sponsored each year by the Chamber, Leadership Cherokee boasts more than 670 graduates since the program’s inception in 1987.  “Leadership Cherokee, a community engagement program, produces experienced leaders for business, civic and political roles in our community,” Brian Stevens, Chamber Board Chair and CEO & Co-Owner of FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers.

“Monthly programs for the Leadership Cherokee Class of 2023 will focus on a variety of topics such as education, justice, infrastructure, public safety, healthcare, government, tourism, social services and economic development,” said Dana Callan, VP/Retail Market Manager with Synovus and the Chair of the 2023 Leadership Cherokee program.

Nominations for the prestigious Leadership Cherokee program will be accepted through October 1st. Based upon the number of applications received, the Chamber will determine the number of candidates who will receive an interview.  The class – which varies in size each year – will be chosen in November. Cost for this nine-month program that begins in January 2023 and concludes in September 2023, is $1,100 for Chamber members and $1,350 for non-Chamber members.

For further information regarding Leadership Cherokee or to receive a nomination form, please contact the Chamber office at 770-345-0400 or e-mail the Chamber at Info@CherokeeChamber.com.

The mission of the Cherokee County Chamber, a Georgia Certified Chamber of Commerce, is to promote business and the community while expanding the economy and enhancing the quality of life.