The McPherson Chamber of Commerce Leadership Advisory Committee is excited to announce the Leadership McPherson class of 2021:

  • Kaila Bell (Ferguson Production)
  • Jason Cummins (McPherson Police Department)
  • Abigayle Morgan (McPherson College)
  • Tammy Welch (The Cedars)
  • Karolyn Moore (McPherson Housing Coalition)
  • Erica Rivera (The Cedars)
  • Hannah Howard (Adams Brown)
  • Kristen Montgomery (McPherson Center for Health)
  • Aly Weyand (Emprise Bank)
  • Dan Bumgarner (Multi Community Diversified Services)
  • Tifanie Becker (Swindoll, Janzen, Hawk and Loyd)

These leaders will start their journey on August 4 with a team building activity. They will come together for 6 more class sessions, and two-day virtual program through the Kansas Leadership Center called Your Leadership Edge.

According to research at the Kansas Leadership Center the following benefits of participating in a community leadership program were identified.

  • Employee leadership = Enhanced employee engagement
  • Three Times as Likely to Serve in a Civic Role
  • Community Engagement Outcomes Increase
  • Confident to Lead a Group

Leadership McPherson has been a professional development program of the McPherson Chamber of Commerce since 1982 and continues to be an impactful program. The in-depth, educational program focuses on developing leadership competencies and giving participants the skills to move organizations and businesses forward. It is also a terrific opportunity to connect with others and make a difference.