Palmetto Leadership Chester County


The Palmetto Leadership program has been building capacity in Chester County communities through local leadership development for almost 20 years.  The program addresses economic, educational, social, governmental, and quality of life concerns through a teamwork approach.

Palmetto Leadership provides a unique framework and team approach for effective economic development and community capacity building. The program will prepare citizens to be more effective in contributing to their communities.

Palmetto Leadership…

  • Creates a core of skillful local leaders.
  • Provides a forum for increased community awareness.
  • Provides a venue to work collaboratively to cultivate positive community change.   
  • Stimulates community involvement through taskforce groups that work to address community issues.

For More Information:
Ben Boyles

Program Partners


Chester County Chamber

2012 Schedule

March 20
Registration Deadline

March 27
Opening Retreat
Chester State Park

April 17
Chester Culture & History

May 15
Government & Law

June 12
Social Responsibility & Diversity

Summer Break
No Session

August 14
Economic Development

September 11

October 9
Health & Well-being

November 13
Agriculture & Environment

December 11