A Hancock Chamber Program
Open to Leadership Hancock County Alumni graduates
Deadline to apply: 9/21/20
Reconnect. Reignite. Renew.
Alumni of Leadership Hancock County – you now have four opportunities to reconnect with your peers and reignite your leadership spirit with exclusive and renewed experiences in Hancock County that go beyond local. You have already put in the time, seen the sights, and we know you are ready for more.
Leadership Legacy also offers alumni of Leadership Hancock the opportunity to participate in a program that has transformed millions of lives across all age groups and professions. This is important now more than ever as we deal with change and uncertainty. This year, the sessions will feature Stephen R. Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People to help you navigate real problems in these challenging times. Leadership Legacy will also focus on the timeless principles of fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity brought to you by Mississippi Power Company led by Joy Saucier during four sessions throughout the year.
1 Year. 4 Sessions. Are you in?
The program will kick off October 13-14 with a retreat at Camp Beckwith. The retreat will include the powerful training of Stephen R. Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective Leaders. During the two-day retreat on the peaceful campus of Camp Beckwith at Weeks Bay in Foley, Alabama, spend one morning reconnecting while challenging yourself on the low ropes course. You will also participate in a SWOT analysis of Hancock County and of the Leadership Program, then hear from state leaders about Mississippi’s social infrastructure. The Stephen R. Covey component has transformed millions of lives across all age groups and professions. Finish off the retreat with an evening by the Ring of Fire that is guaranteed to reignite your leadership spirit. Retreat fee: $250 per person for the two-day meeting.
On February 25th, we will head to Stennis International Airport for a session on workforce and economic development. During this meeting, you will meet face to face with state and local leaders to discuss how to capitalize on opportunities to create jobs for Hancock County. You will also learn about rural broadband coming to Hancock County. During the meeting, you will experience, first-hand, the tactical and military training maneuvers that take place on and around the best runway in the State. You will also learn more about Habit 2, “Begin with the End in Mind.” Find out how this applies to workforce and economic development, as well as to your personal life. Fee to attend meeting: $75 per person.
On April 28th, we will hit McLeod Park to meet with local elected leaders for a day of up-dates and more about the habits of highly effective people. You will hear about the expansion plans for McLeod Park, Buccaneer Pak, the Arena, the Depot District Improvements, and future plans for Diamondhead and Waveland. During this session, we will focus on Habit 7, Sharpen the Saw, to learn how to unlock your highest and best results. We will end the day with BBQ and kayaking on the Jourdan. Fee to attend meeting: $75 per person.
June 23rd the focus will be on Stennis Space Center and the Michoud Assembly Facility and more habits of highly effective people. Find out the role Mississippi and Louisiana are playing to put the next man and the first woman on the Moon. You will hear from officials from NASA, the Navy and the private sector to give you the latest up-dates. During this session, we will focus on Habit 6 to learn how to synergize, focus on the value of diversity and develop innovative problem-solving skills. Fee to attend meeting: $75 per person.
Those who complete the program will have earned a reputation as a Legacy Leader. What becomes a legend most? Join us and leave your legacy.
For those who wish to participate in all four sessions the fee is discounted to $450. Dates are subject to change based on availability of speakers and venues.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for companies to sponsor each session at $1,000 per session. Contact Tish Williams at 228-216-9048 for details and the benefits package.
Also available for an extra fee will be the Leadership Legacy T-shirt @ $20 per shirt. You may also want to purchase Stephen R. Covey’s Book, 7 Habits of Highly Effective People available through Bay Books. Call 228-463-2688 or email Jeremy Burke at firstname.lastname@example.org to place your order.
The regular Leadership Hancock program will resume in September 2021. Applicants can begin applying in June 2021 with a deadline of July 31, 2021.