GOLD Program Days and Location

Program Days and Locations for Class XI
2017-2018

GOLD Class XI will meet for the first time on October 4th in Springfield. Participants will continue to meet monthly at locations throughout the region. A graduation banquet will be held in June 7, 2018. Our visit to Jefferson City to meet with state officials and local delegations will be in March 7, 2018.

**Sessions begin at 9:00 am and will adjourn by 4:00 pm. **

October 4, 2017     Leadership Skills Development
November 1, 2017   Community Engagement
and Ballot Issues
December 6, 2017   Working with the Media/Crisis Communication
January 10, 2018   What Lurks Beneath: A Look at Infrastructure 
February 7, 2018   Bigger, Better, Brighter: Economic Development
March 7, 2018   Capitol Visit
April 4, 2018   Human Resources/Workforce Development
May 2, 2018   Show Me the Money: Funding Resources
June 7, 2018   Graduation Banquet


We ask participants to make their best effort to attend every session. However, you will be allowed to be absent from one session with prior approval of the program coordinator. An absence is missing a whole session or any part thereof.