Leadership Johnston is a leadership development program sponsored by Johnston Community College and the Johnston County chambers of commerce. The mission of the program is to enhance the leadership skills of people throughout Johnston County through a focused capacity building effort. The skills learned through the program are designed to help participants be more productive leaders in the workplace and to encourage active civic leadership as volunteers, volunteer leaders, and holders of public office. There are eight, monthly, all day sessions beginning in October, plus a weekend retreat. Sessions will be held on the first Thursday of each month. Leadership Johnston is an Affiliate of the Triangle East Economic Development Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization.
The course is designed for those who want to learn more about the community while developing and refining leadership skills.