The Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce offers several leadership development programs aimed at providing local leaders with insights into a variety of issues impacting Anderson County and strengthening their motivation to assume responsible community leadership roles.
Leadership Anderson was founded in 1984 to inform a corps of committed and qualified individuals about our community. This is a 10-month program, which begins in September and concludes in June. Since its inception, over 500 men and women have been trained to assume positions of leadership in the community.
Junior Leadership Anderson serves to select and develop area high school Juniors who recognize and comprehend community challenges and foster leadership qualities and skills. This is a 4-month program, which begins in January and concludes in early May. High school Juniors in all Anderson County school districts are eligible to apply.