• We are Happy to Serve South County Businesses.
  • January 4, 2021 Update:

    At this point in time, the Leadership South County start date is currently postponed due to the continuation of the Regional Stay-at-Home Order. We are committed to following public health and safety guidelines and will move forward with the program when approved to do so. Please know that we will keep your application on file and proactively reach out with fresh developments until we can resume the program.

    If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to reach out to marty@southcountychambers.com. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

    Here's to holding the vision for 2021 - Cheers!

  • Leadership South County

  • Why Why

    To foster leaders with diverse backgrounds and beliefs to effectively work together to address the unique opportunities and pressing challenges that affect our quality of life while building a bigger and brighter future for the community we live in.

  • What What

    Leadership South County is a 9-month community-based leadership development program dedicated to inspiring, educating and empowering tomorrow's community leaders

  • Who Who

    Open to anyone who lives, works or attends school in San Luis Obispo County and Northern Santa Barbara County.

  • When When

    Leadership South County is a 9-month program that includes a 2-day Leadership Retreat and 9 Leadership Development Days complete with exciting field trips, behind the scene tours, and engaging conversations with local leaders.

  • Leadership Topics:

    Creating vision 

    Reverse engineering goals

    Effective communication

    Public speaking

    Dealing with crises 

    Delivering feedback

    Team building


    Decision making


  • Community Focus Areas:


    Environmental sustainability





    Criminal justice



    Health and human services



  • Leadership Retreat + Day Sessions

    CLASS lll details and application is available here

    If you have any questions or need any additional information, please email marty@southcountychambers.com.

  • Thank you to our founding sponsor, PG&E.

  • South County Chambers of Commerce

    Phone: (805) 489-1488 (please call ahead to visit our offices)
    E-mail: office@southcountychambers.com

    Mailing address:
    PO Box 672
    Arroyo Grande, CA  93421

    Arroyo Grande office & South County Regional Center:
    800-A West Branch St.
    Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

    Nipomo office & cowork space:
    239 West Tefft
    Nipomo, CA 93444

    California Welcome Center at Pismo Beach Premium Outlets
    333 5 Cities Dr. #100
    Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    Welcome Center direct line: (805) 668-7354
    E-mail: info@cwcpismo.com