The Community Leadership Development class gathered in Blackwell October 11thand 12th. Jay Hannah, one of OML’s popular speakers led the training class. Jay has a love of Oklahoma and its history; so on top of learning new leadership skills Jay is generous in sharing his knowledge of Oklahoma history along the way.Read More
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The Oklahoma Municipal League (OML) is now taking applications for the Community Leadership Development Program Class VII (formerly CALT). This program provides enhanced training and educational opportunities for municipal officials and community leaders.
This leadership training will consist of six (6) sessions occurring approximately every 2 months. The first session will be the only two-day event and is scheduled for April 12th & 13th. The first class, Foundations of Community Leadership, will be taught by Karen Hill, President of Training Professionals, Inc.
Tentative topics for future classes include:
- Community Assessment & Involvement
- Economic Development & Tourism
- The Abilene Paradox & Conflict Resolution
- Collaboration & Consensus Building
- Cultivating Your Community
Following the April class, the next 5 sessions are tentatively scheduled as follows: June 8, 2018; August 3, 2018; October 12, 2018; and December 7, 2018; with class graduation in February of 2019. With the exception of Session I, all sessions will be one-day classes, each hosted by communities around the state.
We encourage you to sign up for this unique training experience and be a part of the CLD Class VII. The total cost of enrollment is $500. The class is open to any municipal official or employee, member of the business community, chamber, and community volunteers.
Please note the class is limited to 40 and in order to be a part of the Class VII Graduation only 1 approved absence is allowed.
Fill out the application form on the CLD page and return to us. Along with the application, you must submit a letter of recommendation from your employer.
OML wishes to thank the following Corporate Sponsors who have generously and graciously continued their support of this program: ONG, PSO & Phillips 66.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Cheryl Adams, Program Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org, (405)528-7515 locally or 1-800-324-6651 long distance.