Leadership Oneida County


A deadline is approaching to join a program designed to build the next generation of leaders in the Northwoods.

Leadership Oneida County is a nine-month program for professionals the cultivates an awareness of what Oneida county offers and how participants can be in the forefront of leadership. Deadline to apply for the next program is Aug. 1.

Erica Brewster is a spokesperson for the steering committee. She says this year's offerings have been updated ...

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Vilas county is looking for the next class of future leaders as part of its Vilas Vision program.

The Leadership Program for Vilas County, VILAS Vision was created in 2003 by the Vilas County UW-Extension Offices and Lac du Flambeau. The program is designed to bring forward leadership skills, identify community issues and challenges, promote an awareness of Vilas County’s resources, institutions, cultures and concerns, Expand business and community networks and encourage involvement in leadership roles at work and in the community.

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Oneida county is looking for its next generation of leaders and residents or people who work in the county are asked to think about enrolling.

Leadership Oneida County creates an awareness of services and organizations within the County, and reinforces an individuals call to civic responsibility and citizen involvement.

One of the graduates is WJFW- TV's Ben Meyer who is also on the steering committee for this year's program...

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Northwoods non-profits are invited to submit a project for consideration to the latest group of candidates involved in Leadership Oneida County.

The program has 16 adult participants who need to complete a community project to graduate. Steering Committee member Dana DeMet says as part of the nine-month leadership program, non-profits can get help from the candidates in a variety of ways....


Applications for the next class of Leadership Oneida County are being taken.

Leadership Oneida County is a nine-month program that prepares the next generation of leaders in Oneida County.

Rhinelander Chamber of Commerce Director Dana DeMet is one of the members of the steering committee. He describes who can participate...

"....if you live here in Oneida county or if you work here in Oneida county. The nine-month program helps you identify what your leadership skills are as well as get you in contact with the current leaders in the county..."


Non-profit organizations in Oneida county are invited to submit applications to see if a project could help local residents.

Leadership Oneida County is a nine-month program cultivating local leaders,  creating an awareness of services and organizations in Oneida county.

One of the sponsoring agencies is the Rhinelander Chamber of Commerce. Executive Director Dana DeMet says Leadership participants need to complete a community service project in order to graduate...


A program to develop the next generation of leaders in Vilas county is looking for candidates.
Since it's inception in 2003, Vilas Vision has graduated more than 100 candidates. It is a cooperative arrangement between Vilas County UW-Extension and the Lac du Flambeau band of Lake Superior Chippewa.

UW-Extension agent Chris Stark says the program hopes to help people build a better future for themselves and the community...

The deadline is approaching for Oneida county non-profits to get some free volunteer help.

Each year Leadership Oneida County needs projects from non-profits. The effort is jointly sponsored by UW-Extension and Rhinelander Chamber of Commerce. This year 16 professionals are learning about the business, education, medical, media and other aspects of Oneida county life with an eye toward finding a new generation of leaders here.

Chamber Director Lara Reed says they need at least five more non-profits to submit entries to have enough for the prospects...