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Applications for Leadership Hendricks County 2018 are Available NOW!

Our year-long program takes everyday people, sharpens the skills they already have, and gives them the knowledge they need to do everything more effectively.

Program Goals:

•   Increase awareness of Hendricks County

•   Develop as leaders through understanding of self, others and community

•   Engage within the community and the Leadership Hendricks County organization


The following conditions must be met for a participant to graduate with a Certificate of Completion from Leadership Hendricks County:

  •    Attend and actively participate in the entire opening retreat in January.
  •    Attend and actively participate in the nine monthly program days.
    •  Attend and actively participate in the entire closing retreat in November.
    • Actively participate in the Team Capstone Project.
    • Attend two county meetings of your choice.
    • Complete program day evaluations in a timely manner.


Need more information?  View LHC Program Operating Policies or 2018 Program Days.

Tuition for 2018 is $1,200. Tuition is often paid by the participant’s employer. Partial tuition assistance is available to participants with a demonstrated need upon acceptance. Tuition assistance, made possible through the generosity of our alumni and funders, is usually reserved for the nonprofit sector, self-employed individuals and those working in small businesses.

Persons interested in participating in Leadership Hendricks County apply online for consideration in the program.  APPLY NOW.  

Applicants must live or work in Hendricks County to apply. Deadline to apply is December 1, 2017.  




Register for the December Hendricks County Women's Business Leader Lunch

Business Leader Luncheon Flyer December



CLASS OF 2017-18

  YLHC 2017-2018

Left – Standing: Abe Pugh; Front row from left: Joseph Oliver, Josie Cialkowski, Maria Egenolf, Vivian Villanueva, Thomas Barnes, Dylan Kottkamp, Ethan Ruiz, Sam Comer, Berk Waggoner, and Tyler Cavender
Second Row from left: Sophia Whicker, Kylie Jacobs, Samantha Hayden, Natalie Dayharsh, Jared Hughes, Jui Desai, Charity Oliver, Toby Kult, Aubree Whicker, Katie Nickoli, and Arrin Halcomb
Third row from left: Carter Dugan, Blake Johnson, Kalaina Stephens, Olivia Zetty, Julia Murphy, Kaitlyn Sinclair, Rachel Law, Sara Smeltzer, Rachel Oles, and Ke ‘Tre Dickens                                                                     





Deena Albin (AJAA), Rachel Barnhart (Citizens Bank), Matt Brewer (Old National Bank), Lynn Clinton (Susie's Place Child  Advocacy Center), Jennifer Davies (Outdoor Learning Center/Avon School Corporation), Karen Eddy (Visit Hendricks County), Sally Eisbrenner (Work One - Central Indiana), Chad Ferman (Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance), Tammy Haenlein (The Shops at Perry Crossing), Karen Hendershot (Washington Township Avon Fire Department), Lori Hiatt (Self Employed), Lael Hill (Mothers Against Drunk Driving Indiana), Gayle Holtman (ArtMix, Inc.- formerly VSA Indiana), Nick Jaworski (Circle Social Inc.), Bob Leavens (Co-Alliance LLP), Jason Lucas (Vectren), Michael Massa (National Collegiate Athletic Association - NCAA), Eric Miller (Direct Wholesale Products/Hendricks County Rehabs), Sara Nahrwold (The Hendricks County Flyer), Kristy Newcomer (Electric Plus, Inc.), Joe Parsons (Hendricks Power Cooperative), David Pearson (Duke Energy), Kenneth Puckett (IU Health West), John Skelton (Stock Yards Bank), Sean Stoops (Avon Police Department), Jennifer Stout (Hendricks County Superior Court 3), Kyle Tutterow (Plainfield Community School Corporation), Jeremy Weber (Hendricks County Parks & Recreation), Kellie White (Cumberland Trace), Jennifer Wright (Hendricks Regional Health), and Gregory Zusan (State Bank of Lizton)


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Place your order through the link below, and a percent will be donated to Leadership Hendricks County.

Leadership Hendricks County, Inc.
1900 East Main Street
PO Box 7
Danville IN 46122

Since 1993, Leadership Hendricks County has given citizens the background and inside information they need to take on effective leadership roles in the Hendricks County community. Each graduating class within the program has completed a Team Discovery project to address a current community need. Leadership Hendricks County, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to seek, prepare, involve and sustain leaders from diverse backgrounds to address community and countywide changes.

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