Touring the Lake resources.

Participants learn about leadership styles.

Test your limits!

Make new friends!


LEADERSHIP Camden County


LEADERSHIP Camden County is an approach to community leadership development intended to enhance the social and economic well-being of Camden County by developing an active group of effective leaders


  • Enhance the leadership skills of participants to improve Camden County’s future.
  • Familiarize participants with the community’s opportunities, needs, problems, and resources.
  • Identify and analyze current economic, political and social forces affecting the community’s future.
  • Establish effective peer relationships among participants.
  • Provide a common ground for communications between participants and community leaders.
  • Educate participants on how to move people and ideas to action.

Members of the community who are interested in realizing their leadership potential. Each participant in this program is both a learner and a teacher and is expected to share his or her knowledge and expertise with the group. LEADERSHIP Camden County aims to provide an active, hands-on learning experience.


Tuition for LEADERSHIP Camden County is $395 per participant. This covers class material, polo shirt, breakfasts and lunches associated with each session, and the graduation banquet in May. Class size will be limited to a maximum of 30 participants to foster group interaction and create the best learning environment possible.


Ten day-long sessions will be held beginning in September 2016 and ending in May 2017. To graduate, attendance is required for the September orientation session and at least seven of the nine remaining sessions. With the exception of the third session, sessions will be held on the first Wednesday of the month from 8 AM to 4:30 PM—see below: Graduation will be held on Thursday evening, May 4, 2017.

LEADERSHIP Camden County will address the following topics:

  • September 7, 2016     Orientation & Team Building
  • October 5, 2016         Leadership Dynamics
  • October 19, 2016       Tour of Camden County
  • November 2, 2016      Infrastructure
  • December 7, 2016      Economy & Workforce
  • January 4, 2017           Health & Education
  • February 1, 2017         Law & Order
  • March1, 2017              State Government
  • March 22, 2017           Snow Date (If Needed)
  • April 5, 2017               Natural Resources
  • May 3, 2017                Active Leadership
  • May 4, 2017                Graduation Banquet


Applications must be returned by August 15, 2016.



For more information contact the Camdenton Area Chamber of Commerce at 573-346-2227 or tcreach@camdentonchamber. Or contact University of Missouri Extension at 573-346-2644 or

This program is sponsored by the Camdenton Area Chamber of Commerce and University of Missouri Extension of Camden County.

Leadership Camden County Alumni

Past LEADERSHIP Camden County Graduates!

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Camdenton Area Chamber of Commerce
739 West US Highway 54
PO Box 1375
Camdenton, Missouri 65020

800-769-1004 or 573-346-2227
Fax: 573-346-3496 


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