The Pearl River County Leadership Program seeks a diverse class, representative of our community. The applicant should also demonstrate a strong interest in the program, and a rationale for completing the program. Participants must be residents of Pearl River County or employed in Pearl River County. Applications are accepted annually between June 1st and July 31st. To be considered for selection in the annual program, please contact [email protected] Applications can also be submitted through our website www.greaterpicayunechamber.org
The goal of the leadership selection committee is to choose applicants with leadership potential who represent a broad cross-section of Pearl River County, and who have time to commit to the program and future community service.
Deadline: Sunday, July 31st, 2022
Before completing the application, please ensure you are able to attend the kick-off retreat and the monthly sessions.
Tuition: $500- Due upon selection and prior to the start of the kickoff session. Please make checks payable to the Greater Picayune Area Chamber of Commerce. Applications can be completed on our website www.greaterpicayunechamber.org or mailed/drop off at 201 Hwy 11 N. Picayune, MS 39466, or pay with a debit/credit card by calling Courtney Martin at the Chamber. 601-798-3122. You will be notified of acceptance into the Program by July 31st, 2022. The first session/kick-off will be held at The Henry Smith House Cabin on Thursday, August 25th, 2022, and will be mandatory.
The mission of the Greater Picayune Area Chamber of Commerce is to promote business; enhance economic and community development; build value added relationships and serve as the catalyst for improving the overall quality of life in our community.
MS Economic Council
MS, Mississippi Development Authority
Economic Development Council
Pearl River County Tourism Commission
MS Small Business Development Centers
MS Minority Business Enterprise Center
U.S. SBA, MS Contract Procurement Center
State of MS Tourism Bureau
Partners for Stennis
Stennis Space Center
Picayune City Officials
U.S. Chamber of Commerce