Chautauqua Leadership Network Seeks Leader of the Year Nominations

The Chautauqua Leadership Network is now accepting nominations for Leaders of the Year. If you know of an individual (CLN member or non-member) or organization whose activities have further the vision and mission of the Chautauqua Leadership Network, nominate them for a CLN Leadership Award. Nominations are due on May 1. The award will be presented at CLN’s Annual Leadership Award Program on Aug. 13.

Submit your nomination of an individual or business online at

Award categories include:

CLN Leader of the Year

This award is presented to an individual or organization who leads, inspires and engages other members of their community for the betterment of Chautauqua County.

CLN Community Development Leader Award

This award is presented to an individual or organization who demonstrates an ongoing and deep commitment to community development by providing meaningful service or learning opportunities.

CLN Volunteer Leader Award

This award is presented to an individual who as an active volunteer has demonstrated outstanding volunteer leadership by contributing their time and talent at either the local or the county level.

CLN Student Leader(s) Award

This award is presented to a student (kindergarten through college) who has distinguished him or herself through service to their school and the community. This individual or group of students have demonstrated excellence, leadership, scholarship, personal integrity, and dedication to their school.

All information is confidential. Nominations will be reviewed by the Leaders of the Year Committee and recommendations presented to the CLN Board of Directors.

Please direct questions to: or Katie Young at 338-1555.