What is Leadership Nebraska City?


Simply stated, Leadership Nebraska City is an annual program designed to train and equip our community’s leaders of tomorrow. Leadership Nebraska City emphasizes the importance of community involvement and ongoing service at every level. Together, class participants explore the many facets of life in Nebraska City – from business and industry to education, history, wellness arts, culture, public services, government, environment, and other key principles.

Our Vision:

To drive the direction of Nebraska City through identification and development of opportunities, making it a progressive, vibrant, and vital community with informed, engaged, civic-oriented leaders.


Our Mission:

To continually develop leaders who effectively work together toward positive growth through skills training, confidence building, expanding knowledge of our community and networking while connecting them with opportunities to lead and to serve.


Our Core Values:

  • Integrity

  • Ethics

  • Commitment

  • Professionalism

  • Accountability

  • Diversity

  • Stewardship


Since it was first founded in 2005, more than 98 individuals have donned the distinguished red polo shirts and progressed through the Leadership Nebraska City program.

To be considered for participation, students must first complete an application. New classes are launched each September and meet monthly through May. 

LNC Advisory Committee Members
Melissa Turner
Aimee Harker
Jeanna Stavas

Amber Sammons

Erin Beethe

Pam Frana

Tracy Wieckhorst

Vanessa Barrett

Jeremy Johnson


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