(Media release from the Rome-Floyd Chamber):
The Rome Floyd Chamber is pleased to announce the graduates of Leadership Rome Class 40. Leadership Rome (LR) is Rome/Floyd County’s signature leadership program offered through the Rome Floyd Chamber. Leadership Rome is a skills-building program that aims to develop emerging community leaders while providing an educational experience emphasizing social and community awareness. Leadership Rome participants walk away with the knowledge and skills to focus their talents on the best service to the Rome/Floyd County community.
“We are so excited to see another class graduate from this program. We hope they have learned about their community, how to be a better leader in the community and made connections that will last a lifetime,” said President Pam-Powers Smith.
Blue Ridge Area Health Education Center (AHEC)
The Early Way 247, LLC
Floyd County Sheriff’s Office
Rome Police Department
West End Elementary
Mari Rico Evans
Rome Floyd Chamber
Rome- Floyd Fire Department
City of Rome
Atrium Health Floyd Medical Center
Knight’s Car Store & Garage
Georgia Highlands College
A Teen’s Choice
Georgia Northwestern Technical College
The Lewis Chemical Company
Rome-Floyd Parks & Recreation
Floyd County Health Department
“It has been a privilege to spend the last ten months with these amazing professionals, and I cannot wait to see what they accomplish in our community in the future,” said Director of Programs Eric Collins.
A special thank you to our Leadership Rome Coordinators: Sarah Huffman, City of Rome; Andrea Pitts, AdventHealth Redmond; Katie Edwards, Toles, Temple & Wright; Susan West, Realty One Group (Insight); Aundi Lesley, Rome Downtown Development Authority; Brooks Mathis, Greater Community Bank; Tannika King, Darlington School; Haley Smith, Berry College.