This week, the Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce’s 21st Leadership Belleville class kicks off with their Leadership Retreat. It is a two-day retreat where they begin their leadership journey that will continue for the next nine months.
This year’s class includes: Shauna Bayles (The Esquiline), Stevie Brown (Belleville School District #118), Jackie Broyles (Bank of Belleville), Sarah Castiller (City of Belleville), Tasha DeProw (Hospice of Southern Illinois), Emily Dohle (The Weingarten), Reggie Farrar (Memorial Hospital), Brian Flynn (Flynn Guymon & Garavalia), Lennox Forrester (Gateway Region YMCA), Mark Heffernan (City of Belleville Police Department), Vera Jones (St. Clair County Housing Authority), Jacob Kotler (TheBank of Edwardsville/Busey Bank), Jeff Lager (CARITAS Family Solutions), Jacque Owens (HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital), Brittany Pesko Brown (St. Louis Regional Chamber), Amy Randazzo (Mathis, Marifian & Richter, LTD), Lee Reese (St. Clair County Intergrovernmental Grants Department), Linda Timmermann (CliftonLarsonAllen LLP), Ray Vincent Jr. (SAFB 375th Air Mobility Wing, Med Group).
Leadership Belleville has become a pristigious program throughout the Belleville area. It is a unique training program offered to community members and chamber members, coordinated through the Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce.
The goals of the program are to…
- Develop effective community leaders & establish valuable relationships with business and civic leaders.
- Expand awareness and understanding of important issues affecting business and the community.
- Foster a commitment to personal, professional and community growth.
- Provide opportunities for on-going business development, growth and expansion within the Belleville area.
To find out more about the program, click here.
We wish the best of luck to this year’s class!