Leadership Hanover 2023-24

  • Monday, July 31, 2023


  • Select if your company is a Hanover Chamber member. Pay the $50 application fee when you submit your application.
  • Select if your company is not a Hanover Chamber member. Pay the $50 application fee when you submit your application.


Leadership Hanover is an interactive learning experience which guides participants through philosophy and skill development.

LH is for you if…

-You’re emerging into or in a new leadership role

-You’re in a transitional phase of your career

-You’re a lifelong learner committed to evolving your success

The 9-month academy focuses on 8 core development goals, uses a variety of learning methods to keep you engaged and offers experienced faculty from academia and business. LH is a unique opportunity to learn beside peers in a wide range of industries.

Curriculum Snapshot

Orientation  (September 2023)

Session #1 Self-Awareness & Personal growth

Session #2 Leadership Philosophy

Session #3 Effective Communication

Session #4 Social Media & Networking

Session #5 Delegation, Accountability & Time Management

Session #6 Visioning & Long-Range Planning

Session #7 Community & Civic Engagement

Session #8 Final Presentations & Leadership Plans

Graduation Celebration  (May 2024)

Download our 2024 Recruitment Packet to see more!


  1. Complete the Leader Application. Be sure to submit the contact form and your brief essays. Download: LH Application 2023-24.docx
  2. Submit your application by email to foundation@hanoverchamberva.com
  3. Pay the $50 application fee, through this event portal, on the day you submit your application. You will be invoiced the tuition balance upon acceptance. 


The monthly sessions will occur on the second Tuesday of each month from 1-5pm, October to April. The Orientation (September 2023) and Graduation (May 2024) will take place in the evening and include dinner. Locations and additional details will be shared with the class in the summer; all locations will be within Hanover County.


Class of 2024 tuition is $1,500 per person for Hanover Chamber members and $1,800 for non-members. (Chamber membership is not required for participation.)  A $50 non-refundable fee is due at application. The tuition balance is due by September 30, 2023 and is non-refundable after session one. Course costs can be paid by an individual or an employer.

Please contact our office with any questions at foundation@hanoverchamberva.com or (804) 800-5860.

Hanover Chamber Foundation | Ashland, Virginia

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