Application Deadline is November 1

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., October 8, 2014– Leadership Seacoast, a local non-profit organization committed to developing informed and active community leaders, is now accepting applications for its 2015 class. The application deadline is November 1, 2014. Program begins Wednesday, January 7, 2015 and ends in June.

Leadership Seacoast is a six-month program designed to create a core awareness of critical community issues through exposure to a broad range of topics affecting the Seacoast. Annually Leadership Seacoast accepts 30-35 individuals from local businesses and government, the general community, and non-profit sectors into the program which offers existing and aspiring community leaders the opportunity to meet and learn from individuals who are actively involved in efforts that will shape the future of our region.

Through experiential learning, classroom discussion and consensus building, graduates of the program leave with an expanded awareness of effective leadership practices and a demonstration of the interconnectedness of the topics covered during the program year. Added benefits include an extensive alumni network of leaders who can support each other in building a stronger community and opportunities to explore personal involvement in their own communities.

For more information about Leadership Seacoast programs, corporate sponsorship or applying to the 2015 program please contact us at or visit


About Leadership Seacoast

Based in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, Leadership Seacoast proudly boasts 25 years of achievement through its consistent commitment to educating future Seacoast leaders through the exploration of community issues, effective leadership practices, and personal involvement opportunities. Program graduates finish with a wide net of connections in which to foster a better community.

For More Information:

Jennifer Wheeler, Executive Director