Leadership Norman

Leadership & Quality of Life

Leadership Norman

Chair(s): Kevin Hopper (MidFirst Bank) and Shelly Hickman (Stand for Oklahoma)
Staff: Erica Millar

Leadership Norman, a program of the Norman Chamber of Commerce, offers participants an opportunity to be part of a distinct leadership group.

Leadership Norman is open to anyone who either works or lives in Norman. Co-chaired by Shelly Hickman, Stand for Children Oklahoma and Kevin Hopper, MidFirst Bank, the class consists of 13 interactive sessions, spanning an eight-month period, ending with graduation in April. The first session is scheduled for September 17. Sessions will be held on a mix of Thursday nights from 5:30- 9:00 p.m., and day-long sessions from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Throughout the course of the program participants attend a variety of sessions focused on community history, current community issues, leadership, and self-discovery. Leadership Norman is a great way to learn more about your community and build your own personal network.

Contact Erica Millar for more information at 321-7260 or erica@normanchamber.com

Leadership Norman Alumni Reception
An annual reunion reception event for all current and previous Leadership Norman Alumni. This event is a come-and-go event and locations vary. For more information or to update your contact information, contact Erica Millar at 321-7260 or erica@normanchamber.com.

 

2016 Class Members

Staci Anderson, First United Bank Nova McIlhaney, Equity Realty
Steve, Bajema, First Fidelity Chris Moxley, Professionals Insurance Agency
Angela Barbour, Tribute Memorial Care Elizabeth Pierce, Republic Bank & Trust
Rex Bennett, Havenbrook Funeral Home Andrew Pollock, University of Oklahoma
Randi Brockhause, Food and Shelter Michael Purcell, University of Oklahoma
Katie Byers, MA+ Architecture Krystyn Richardson, BOLD-Multimedia
Sierra Eberle, Arvest Bank Stacey Spivey, Crowe & Dunlevy
Todd Gibson, City of Norman Police Department Sara Spurlock, Dental Design Studio
Ricky Jackson, City of Norman Police Department Sam Talley, Talley, Turner, and Bertman
Aaron, Jaqua, Eide Bailly Rooney Virgin, Oklahoma State Boards Assoc.
Farooq Karim, REES Associates Jerry Ward, MidFirst Bank
Lee Ann Kennedy, Moore Norman Technology Center Cassie Weatherford, Astellas Pharma Technologies
Amy King, 2 Green Chicks Josh Whittington, Great Nations Bank
Ellen Kraft, Truman Primary School Joey Wishnuck, Aria Development
Brittni McGill, Norman Regional Health System Riley Yeaman, Yeaman & Associates

2015-16 Class Schedule

Session 1 – Orientation
September 17, 2015
5:30-9 pm
At: Legends Times Two

Session 2 – Team Building
September 18, 2015 (All day session)
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
At:

Session 3 – UZOO
October 1, 2015
5:30-9 pm
At:

Session 4 – Volunteer Leadership
October 22, 2015 (all day session)
8 am - 5 pm

Session 5 – Arts in Norman
November 5, 2015
5:30 - 9 pm

Session 6 – Education 
November 19, 2015 (all day session)
8 am - 5 pm
At: Norman Public Schools and Moore Norman Technology Center

Session 7 – Healthcare
December 10, 2015
5:30-9 pm

Session 8 – Chamber/NEDC/VisitNorman
January 14, 2016
5:30-9 pm


Session 9 – City of Norman
January 28, 2016
5:30-9 pm

Session 10 – Linking Leaders
February 20, 2016 (Sat. Session)
8 am - 5 pm
At: Moore Norman Technology Center


Session 11 – Oklahoma Capitol
February 25, 2016
8 am - 3:30 pm
At: Oklahoma State Capitol

Session 12 – University of Oklahoma
March 10, 2016
8 am - 3:30 pm
At: University of Oklahoma

Session 13 – Public Safety
March 24, 2016
8 am - 5 pm
At: Norman PD Gun Range

Graduation
April 7, 2016
5:30-8:30 pm
At: Location to be determined