Watauga Leadership Challenge Plan of Action

VisionTo implement a leadership development program designed to meet the High Country’s need for the active participation of informed and educated leaders.


  • To identify potential leaders and provide them with the community information and encouragement needed to spur local action and involvement.
  • To challenge participants to apply their talents throughout the community by becoming a part of community organizations, including public and private boards, non-profit groups, civic clubs and the Chamber.
  • To involve WLC graduates in ongoing leadership through participation in the design, planning, implementation and evaluation of the WLC program.


  • Schedule and implement the WLC program.
  • To plan and host business-sector days of the WLC program.
  • To plan and implement ongoing educational activities for WLC alumni.