Leadership Maury

is a personal development program designed to
motivate participants to develop and enhance the quality of their leadership in addressing pertinent community needs.

Statement of Purpose

  • To identify potential and existing leaders in business, government and the community, and to help them prepare for volunteer responsibility in the community.
  • To provide these leaders with a practical and sophisticated understanding of major problems and opportunities facing Maury County.
  • To facilitate access between emerging leaders and the current leadership of the community.
  • To improve the communications network among leaders with disparate backgrounds and interests.
  • To create a setting for persons of demonstrated commitment to the community to meet and exchange ideas.
  • To stimulate increased participation and commitment in the community.

Criteria for Selection

Class Members Must:
  • Reside in Maury County or within the town limits of Spring Hill; or
  • Work in Maury County; or
  • Make significant contribution to Maury County through volunteer work.
Persons will be favored for selection who:
  • Have demonstrated a desire to serve the community through past civic involvement
  • Are willing to seek leadership roles on public/private boards, in volunteer organizations, or in public office.
  • Are motivated to improve their skills.
  • Have potential for advancement to leadership roles in their own organizations, or are already in such positions.
  • Have an occupation such that they are not likely to be relocating from the county in the immediate future.
  • Will commit to participate fully through attendance; and as members, continue for at least one year to be involved in the program as a resource person, a

Leadership Maury actively solicits applicants from all sectors of the community. A maximum of 33 persons will have the opportunity to participate each year. Participants are selected on their own merits through an application process conducted by the program’s Selection Committee with final approval by the Board of Trustees.

Send Your Application

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Date of Birth

Years residing or employed in Maury County

Home Address

City

ZIP Code

Home Phone

Cell Phone

Business Name

Business Address

City

ZIP Code

Business Phone

Business Cell

Education

Begin with high school, then training and/or additional education

Name and City of High School

Dates Attended (from beginning to end)

Degree/Major

Additional Training/Education

Name and City of School

Dates Attended (from beginning to end)

Degree/Major

Name and City of School

Dates Attended (from beginning to end)

Degree/Major

Extracurricular Activities, Leadership Honors and Academic Awards

Employment

(Account for all periods including military duty)

Present Employer

Start Date

Title or Responsibility

How long have you had this title?

How many days per month does your work require you to be out of the country?

Attendance at the October retreat is mandatory. Thereafter, 85% attendance is required to remain in the class.

Are you and/or your employer willing to make this commitment?
YesNo

Previous Employment (from latest to earliest order)

Previous Employer]

Title or Responsibility

Reason for leaving

Previous Employer

Title or Responsibility

Reason for leaving

Previous Employer

Title or Responsibility

Reason for leaving

What do you consider your highest responsibility, skill or career achievement so far?

Organizations and Activities

Please list, in order of importance, up to 5 community, civic, professional or other organizations of which you have been a member. (please include the length of membership and any office held)

What have you accomplished in these activities that you feel is important?

Have you been as active in community, civic, professional and or other activities as you would like?
YesNo

If no, then explain why.

Tuition and Funding

IF accepted to the Leadership Maury program, you or your employer will be billed the tuition of $620. Your employer may contribute up to $570 of that fee, but at least $50 must be paid personally by the participant. Will your employer be paying part of your tuition?
YesNo

If yes, then what amount?

For those unable to pay the tuition, a limit number of scholarships are available. Do you wish to apply for a scholarship?
YesNo

If yes, then what amount?

General Information

What do you hope to gain from your Leadership Maury experience?

In your judgement, what are the the 3 most pressing problems facing Maury County today? Explain why and any recommendations you have for approaching and resolving these problems.

References

You may, but are not required to, list up to 3 references who we may contact.

All applications are subject to a confidential evaluation. If you are not selected to participate in this Leadership Maury series, your biographical data will be retained by the committee for consideration of later enrollment.

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