El Dorado - Leadership Butler is pleased to announce that it has selected its 25th class. This group will represent the milestone for the program. The Selection Committee, which included residents of Butler and Sedgwick County, were thrilled at the quality of candidates this year’s class. Participants of the classes are nominated then selected based their applications, which includes information about candidates volunteerism, their desire to participate in the program and responses to questions about issues facing Butler County.
The following individuals were selected to participate in the 2013 Class of Leadership
Keturah Austin, USD 385-Andover; Marcy Aycock, BCC Rose Hill; John Cannon, EDCF ; Jerod Cox, First Guardian Property Andover; Lisa Daniels, Augusta Public Library; Fara Fountain, EDCF; Macy Gaines, RCIL; Chancy Gerbitz, Central KS Community Foundation; Josh Humig, Butler County; Carla Longacre, Butler County EMS; KaLyn Nethercot, City of Douglass ; Kathryn Perez, BCC El Dorado; Brett Perry, City of El Dorado; Justin Phillips, Andover Police Dept; Ashley Rafferty, EDCF;Judith Storandt, Kids Need 2 Eat; Sharon Thiel, Court Services; Ashley Toews, Butler County Farm Bureau; Kathy Walter, Flinthills Services, Inc; Brandon Wilson, Icon Structures, Inc. Andover.
“We are excited to announce Leadership Butler’s 25
Leadership Butler has helped to train leaders, promote volunteerism, and encourage community involvement” said Cindy Miles, Vice President and Selections Chair for Leadership Butler. “Our alums can be found making a difference in our communities by serving in all types of positions across the county.”
Class sessions will begin on August 29 and 30 with an opening retreat in Andover.
Sessions will focus on building skills and capacities to encourage participants to take on challenges in their communities.