RUSSELVILLE, Ark. - The Leadership Russellville Class of 2010-11 will graduate Friday, June 3 at 12:00 noon, during the June First Friday Luncheon at Chambers Cafeteria. This year’s class will unveil their community projects and the Leader of the Year will be announced. A program of the Chamber, Leadership Russellville is designed to identify, educate and motivate potential leaders to become involved in the future of our community.
The program began with a two day retreat in October 2010. The informal setting of the retreat established the network for future working relationships among the participants. Through monthly sessions, tours, discussions and group projects, the participants are challenged to increase their awareness of community needs. In the process, individuals gain insights and perspectives which prove essential when they assume additional responsibilities in community leadership. Additionally, social awareness, learned l