Deadline to Apply for Leadership Monroe County Class XXIX is Nov 16

November 16 is the deadline for candidates to apply for admission to the Leadership Monroe County Class XXIX.

Through a series of one and two-day sessions beginning in January and spanning eight months, participants will examine fundamental segments throughout the county with themes including: Leadership, Tourism and the Economy; Environment; Education/Government; Law; Health Care; Human Services; Emergency Management; and Arts, Culture and the Media.

Ideal candidates are residents active in leadership roles within the private sector, government, or community organizations. Applications can be downloaded at

Leadership Monroe County was established in 1992 to address the rapidly changing needs and concerns of the county, develop a group of well-educated leaders, help guide the community in a positive direction, and foster county-wide effective and non-partisan alliances.

For more information about Leadership Monroe County, visit or call Program Coordinator Michael Shields at 305-394-3804 or