Celebrating Leadership Columbia Class of 2023 Graduation!

Columbia community, We are thrilled to announce the successful completion of the Leadership Columbia Class of 2023 program and extend our warmest congratulations to the graduates on this momentous occasion! This year’s cohort has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills, personal growth, and a commitment to making a positive impact in our community. We couldn’t be prouder … Continued


Leadership Columbia 2020 Class Members Announced

33 business and community members will be developing their leadership competencies and gaining insights into the issues and opportunities facing Columbia during Leadership Columbia 2020, set to kick off in January.  The applicant pool was the highest received in the past five years, making the selection process especially difficult for the Steering Committee.  Selection included … Continued


Leadership Columbia 2019 Closes on a High Note

The members of Leadership Columbia 2019 had a unique and exciting opportunity to wrap up their six-month program in June during their final session day on the subject of “Growth & Economy.”


Class Members Selected for Leadership Columbia 2019

The Columbia Chamber of Commerce will be giving 31 business and community members insights into the issues and trends facing Columbia and Missouri through the Leadership Columbia 2019 program, set to begin in January. The class was selected from a pool of applicants after review of their past accomplishments, professional interests, community involvement, and demonstration … Continued


Leadership Columbia 2019 Applications to Open in September

Leadership Columbia is a highly regarded annual program of the Chamber, designed to identify, cultivate and motivate community leaders. Leadership Columbia will run from January – June 2019, and each session will incorporate leadership skill building, while also providing in-depth exposure to local community issues and industry areas, ranging from healthcare, education, economic development, media, … Continued


Congratulations to the 2018 Leadership Columbia Graduates

The Chamber graduated 31 area professionals from the Leadership Columbia Class of 2018 in a luncheon banquet.  Prior to the graduation ceremony, the class reflected on future leadership opportunities and the highlights of the six-month program, which developed awareness of personal leadership styles and skills, while also exploring unique facets of the Columbia community, organized … Continued


31 Business and Community Members Selected for Leadership Columbia 2018

The Columbia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the selection of the Leadership Columbia Class of 2018.  A high number of applications were received for this class, and the 31 participants were carefully chosen after a review of their past accomplishments, professional interests, community involvement, and demonstration of potential for future leadership. The class is … Continued


Leadership Columbia Seeking Applications for the 2018 Class

Leadership Columbia is one of the best ways to learn the ins and outs of local leadership and the unique challenges and opportunities in our community, as well as to expand personal leadership skills. The program runs from January through June and includes panel discussions, tours, hands-on experience, one-on-one interaction with community leaders, and group … Continued