Leadership Merced program deadline is June 30 for year-long class

The Leadership Merced program, run by the Greater Merced Chamber of Commerce, said the deadline for applying to the year-long class is June 30.

The program highlights various dimensions of the local economy, from law enforcement and agriculture to business and education. The Leadership Merced program gives its members a thorough understanding of the major parts of Merced County’s economy, the chamber said in a news release.

The class meets once a month during the year with one three-day retreat and a variety of industry tours throughout Merced County.Recruitment for Leadership Merced runs from April through May.

For more information or an application form, call the Chamber office at (209) 384-7092 or visit the chamber online www.merced-chamber.com.