Leadership Howard County, which seeks to empower leaders to strengthen and transform the community, accepted 41 professionals from Howard County businesses and nonprofits into the Leadership Premier program’s class of 2023. Leadership Premier is an exploration of the Howard County community, during which participants meet with Howard County businesses and local leaders and learn about […]
Stacie Hunt will retire as president and CEO of Leadership Howard County (LHC) on June 30 after 20 years in the position. Under Hunt’s guidance, LHC redesigned the organization’s leadership development programs, including the flagship Leadership Premier program and introduced Leadership Essentials, a program for emerging leaders. In addition, LHC expanded opportunities for high school […]
Eric Liu, co-founder and CEO of Citizen University in Seattle, will bring the concept of “civic fitness” to Leadership Howard County (LHC). Citizen University has the mission of building a culture of powerful, responsible citizenship across the country. Do we dare to hope for that in Howard County? First, distinguish between hope and optimism, suggested […]
When I took over as CEO in 2002, Leadership Howard County (LHC) was 17 years old. Its core mission was the same then as it is now — to be the critical force in preparing, inspiring, connecting and sustaining community leaders to make Howard County the best place to live, work and play.
I am honored to be chair of the Leadership Howard County Board of Directors as we celebrate our 30th anniversary.
Long before The Rouse Company moved to Columbia, the Moxley family was among Howard County’s most prominent land developers.
A Message From Dick Story Chair, 30th Anniversary Capital Campaign Leadership Howard County’s 30th anniversary has been a fantastic opportunity to celebrate all that has been accomplished by our talented graduates. What began as an idea to gather business leaders and connect them in a way that they could make a real difference in the […]
1985. Leadership Howard County (LHC) was created by the Howard County Chamber of Commerce. In the mid-1980s, many “leadership” kinds of programs were emerging across the country. Though Leadership Howard County is certainly unique in its participants, visions and history, the concept at the time was definitely part of a trend, said Sue Emerson, director […]
The Leadership Howard County Annual Awards Dinner and Graduation in June is an opportunity to honor outstanding individuals in the community who have built a lasting legacy of community leadership.
Every year, Leadership Howard County’s (LHC) members, from high school juniors to senior leaders, participate in community service. For Leadership Essentials and Leadership Premier members, the Community Impact Project (CIP) is a key component of their LHC experience.