YOUR County Chamber


    Leadership Waukesha County is a program that focuses on the development of business professionals who live or work in the greater Waukesha County area. In it's 25+ years of existence, over 400 graduates of Leadership Waukesha County have strengthened their personal and professional skills.


    • 9-month development program
    • Allows participants to enhance their leadership skills and personal effectiveness, while learning how to apply knowledge to their individual organizations about local, regional and statewide issues: personal, organizational and community leadership
    • The program has graduated 400+ participants who are now invested in bettering our county, region and state.


    We're now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 class!


    Download an application here.




    Leadership Waukesha County 2016-17 Facilitators



    Tom Palzewicz
    ActionCOACH of Elm Grove
    Jerry Fons
    Executive Power, LLC
    Susan Marshall
    Backbone Institute, LLC


  • Participants Gain

    • The opportunity to enhance leadership skills and personal effectiveness
    • An inclusive network of colleagues and resources
    • Chance to work with, and learn from, other business professionals
    • Opportunity to work with a set of experienced leadership facilitators
    • A broadened understanding of business issues at the local, regional and statewide level
    • Complimentary DiSC assessment
    • Selected readings and book discussion
    • Experience of visiting different host organizations throughout the county



    Advisory Committee

    Desiree Allen
    Associated Bank


    Jerry Bartos

    Lydia Guell
    Carroll University

    Joseph Jannazzo
    COUNTRY Financial


    Tracie Kuehl
    We Energies
    Lisa Lake
    Waukesha County
    Nancy McMurry
    R&R Insurance Services, Inc.
    Justin Pinkalla
    Terex Corporation
    Rachel Smith
    U.S. Bank






  • For more information, contact the Alliance at 262.542.4249 or