Leadership Centre County, located in Central Pennsylvania is a 501 (c)(3) Corporation that is dedicated to the development of qualified leaders within the community. The program was founded in 1991 with the first class beginning in September of 1992. The establishment of the organization was a cooperative effort of the Chamber of Business & Industry of Centre County, the Bellefonte Intervalley Area Chamber of Commerce, the Moshannon Valley Economic Development Partnership, and the Pennsylvania State University. Leadership Centre County (LCC) is a self-sustaining organization governed by a board of directors. It is one of more than 1000 similar programs across the county.
The LCC experience has an immediate, positive effect on the participants, their organizations, and the community. Each person is better informed and more skilled in active community leadership. The real value of the program is evidenced as graduates become leaders in positions of responsibility in Centre County.
Leadership Centre County was founded to help develop this most precious resource and to recognize the valuable contribution of great leadership in the past, present, and future.