"Hands down the best learning experience in Hardee County even for the most seasoned resident."
The Leadership Hardee program, originated in 2008, is designed to expose current and future leaders to all aspects of Hardee County. It is Hardee County’s premier leadership training program and has more than 100 graduates.
A critical factor in participant selection is identifying those individuals who are active in the community and are most apt to use their leadership knowledge and skills for the long-term benefit of this community. It is common for individuals to apply more than once before being selected for a class.
Class members are lead through nine comprehensive days over the course of a class year that each pinpoint focus on a different segment of Hardee County, including:
The program's purpose is:
TO APPLY FOR LEADERSHIP HARDEE CLASS OF 2022-2023: