Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism

Leadership Beatrice




Leadership Beatrice is a ten-session program of the Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce, to identify, educate and develop a select group of Beatrice citizens for positions of community leadership. The class year runs from August-May. 


Mission Statement: A vehicle to develop and unite existing and aspiring community leadership in Beatrice and Gage County. 


If you have a desire to grow your leadership skills, learn about many different businesses and industries, and make new connections, then you should consider being a part of Leadership Beatrice. 


Applications are being accepted now through July 1, 2021.  Class size limited to 14. 

Apply today!


2020-2021 Leadership Beatrice Graduates



Pictured above Front Row, L to R: Colleen Jordening (Zephyr Towers), DeAnna Fanning (MembersOwn Credit Union), Carlie Mazour (Security First Bank), Taylor Rivera (City of Beatrice), Rachael Bauman (Beatrice YMCA).  Back Row: Jesse Young (BCHHC), Josh Eberhardt (Neapco), Jonathan Eller (Lepant Law Office), Clint Watson (First State Bank), Andrew Christensen (Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce).  Not pictured:  Corey Ballue (Neapco), Thomas Bradney (FNBO)


2021-2022: Class 16 Schedule

August 18: Orientation

September 15: Non-Profit

October 21&22: Retreat

November 17: Business & Industry

December 15: Art, Media, & Culture

January 19: Education

February 16: State Government

March 16: Health & Human Services

April 20: Local Government

May 12: Agriculture

May 17: Graduation


2012-13 Class

2013-14 Class

2014-15 Class

2015-16 Class

2016-17 Class

2017-18 Class Graduation

2018-2019 Class



2019-2020 Class






Visit the Leadership Beatrice Alumni Facebook page HERE

View Names of Leadership Beatrice Graduates From the Last 15 Sessions HERE

Or for more information send an email to:






Get in Touch
Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism
218 N 5th Street Beatrice, NE, 68310
Phone: 402-223-2338
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