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September 25, 2023

Learn more and apply for Class V Leadership South County program!

SOUTH SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY—Local community members, public servants, city managers, and business leaders are invited to apply for Class V Leadership South County.


Leadership South County is a ten-month, community-focused, leadership development program dedicated to inspiring, educating, and empowering tomorrow’ leaders.


This program will help individuals develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to take their leadership skills to the next level while fostering meaningful relationships with like-minded individuals dedicated to making a positive difference in the community.


The program includes a two-day, one-night Leadership Retreat as well as nine Leadership Day Sessions that offer focused leadership training, exciting behind-the-scenes tours, and engaging conversations with local leaders.


South County community focus areas include agriculture, art, business, cannabis, criminal justice, education, environment, government, health and human service, housing, manufacturing, recreation, sustainability, and tourism. Leadership topics include creating vision, reverse engineering goals, effective communication, public speaking, dealing with crises, delivering feedback, team building, coaching, and decision making.


Applications are open until October 31. Apply today at, or email


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