Developing Effective Community Leadership

About Chautauqua Network

The Chautauqua Leadership Network is now accepting nominations for Leaders of the Year. If you know of an individual (CLN member or non-member) or organization whose activities during the past year have further the vision and mission of the Chautauqua Leadership Network, nominate them for a CLN Leadership Award. Nominations are due on May 1, 2017. The award will be presented at CLN’s Annual Leadership Award Program in August.Chautauqua Leadership Network's mission is to identify and nurture regional leaders, provide a framework for an emerging network of skilled civic trustees and help our communities to meet the challenges of today and the opportunities of tomorrow.

2017 Leaders of the Year Nomination Form


Our goals of CLN have not changed since 1993. We strive to improve our community, enhance personal leadership skills and have fun while expanding professional and personal networks. CLN annually hosts a Leader of the Year event through member nominations of inviduals or organizations that have done the most to further the vision and mission of CLN.
CLN teaches:

  • Different leadership styles and how and when those styles can be most effective.
  • A broad knowledge of the Chautauqua County community, its people, its systems, its assets and its challenges.
  • New concepts for personal and corporate growth with a variety of subjects on effective leadership
  • How to build new relationships with other leaders


Our Sponsors

CLN’s leadership training and the network that supports these leaders is made possible through the support of the following community businesses and institutions.