Community & Professional Development
The Chamber cultivates leaders who will work more comprehensively for the benefit of the entire greater Muskogee community.
Leadership Muskogee is a community leadership development program of the Greater Muskogee Area Chamber of Commerce. The program is designed to inform, motivate and increase the awareness of each participant through interaction with community decision makers during monthly seminars. Graduates from the nine month program re-enter the community with enhanced leadership skills necessary to work effectively toward the continued growth and development of Muskogee. The Leadership Muskogee Class offers eight monthly sessions.
Youth Leadership Muskogee
Youth Leadership Muskogee is a leadership development program for area high school juniors and seniors who qualify through a competitive application process. The six month program introduces participants to their community through monthly sessions designed to foster community pride and a sense of ownership.
YLM seeks to prepare area youth to make a positive difference through community leadership by developing leadership skills, increasing awareness of community resources and volunteer opportunities, building a life-long commitment to the role and responsibility of community citizenship, instilling a greater understanding of current issues through interaction and problem-solving with peers and community leaders, fostering an understanding and appreciation for the Chamber of Commerce and the business community which it represents and developing pride in the community.