In partnership with Decide DeKalb and Georgia Power, Leadership DeKalb presents the Economic Development Fellows Program.
This program will provide training for community leaders in assisting DeKalb County with its economic development efforts. The Economic Development Fellows Program will span a six week segment, held on Tuesday mornings. The final week will include a day long tour of the county to bring to life the concepts learned during the classroom time.
The Economic Development Fellows program will be held on the following days;
Tuesday, November 3rd
“Basics of Economic Development”
Tuesday, November 10th
“DeKalb’s Economic Development Lens”
Tuesday, November 17th
“Attracting and Retaining Business in DeKalb County”
Tuesday, December 1st
“How Local Entities Support DeKalb’s Economy”
Tuesday, December 8th
“Bringing Economic Development To Life”
Tuesday, January 26th
“Mission Deployment Meeting”
Most of the sessions are held from 8:30 a.m.- 11:30am except for December 8th and January 26th. These sessions are full days. All applications will be accepted from Oct 5- October 26. The application fee is $25.00 and non refundable. There is no cost for this program. If you are interested in being considered for this program please click the link below. If you have any questions, please email Jewel Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org .