Leadership Mason County

Purpose & overview

The Leadership Mason County Program is a comprehensive nine-month program hosted by the Ludington & Scottville Area Chamber of Commerce as a forum for potential and current leaders to develop leadership skills and gather an awareness of trends, challenges and issues that face Mason County.


  • Identify and motivate future leaders
  • Acquaint participants with community needs and problems while identifying ways to affecting change.
  • Give participants an opportunity to meet current community leaders, associate in a meaningful way with their peers, and become motivated to greater involvement.
  • Develop personal leadership skills in order to maximize contributions to employers, organizations and the community.
  • Create an ongoing forum for participants to gather and exchange ideas.


Application Deadline: September 13

Opening Retreat: October 17 & 18 @ Barothy Lodge

Session Dates (Third Friday of the month; exception May)

  • November 15, 2019
  • December 20, 2019
  • ¬†January 17, 2020
  • February 21, 2020
  • March 20, 2020
  • April 17, 2020
  • May 29, 2020

Closing Session & Graduation: June 12, 2020


2019 Leadership Mason County Class Announced

Financial assistance to participate in Leadership Mason County is available. Please contact us for more infomation.