Join the 2018-2019 Engaged Leaders for Better Communities

The Engaged Leaders for Better Communities program is designed to help meet the community’s need for more informed and effective leaders.  Winston County is a place for immense potential.  Citizens of Winston County recognize that the area is a wonderful place to live and work.

Class of 2016 – 2017 Engaged Leaders for Better Communities


“Great program.  Made contacts that will last a lifetime.  Great mix of economic development and political understanding.” Scott Knight


Main objectives:

  1. Foster networking among leaders
  2. Provide participants with a practical understanding of issues and opportunities facing the Winston County area.
  3. Encourage participants to become involved citizens.

Class Dates and Programs:

Classes will be held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 8:00 – 12:00 starting August 21st, 2018.

Exception: Legislative day and Economic and Workforce Development

August-  Welcome and overview

September – Tourism

October – Branding and Community Awareness

November – County Government

December –  Economic and Workforce Development

January – Education Awareness

February – Legislative Day

March – Healthcare Awareness

April – Graduation

Click here to download the application. Print, fill out the application, scan, and email to

Applications will also be available at Haleyville City Hall and Alabama Power in Haleyville.