The Thomaston-Upson Chamber of Commerce and Upson EMC are pleased to announce the Youth Leadership Upson Class for the 2017-2018 school year: Averi Caldwell, Eli Eubanks, Savannah Gregg, Macy Huckaby, Caroline Irvin, Cace Kilby, Cade Kilby, Hayden Marks, Hayden Mullins, McKenzie Smith, Micah Smith, Bickley Reeves and Lillie Waters.
The Thomaston-Upson Chamber offers two different leadership programs geared towards the Upson County community.
Adult Leadership Upson
Adult Leadership Upson is a comprehensive, results-oriented leadership development program administered by the Thomaston-Upson Chamber of Commerce. The program is designed to inspire and prepare graduates to be active and effective leaders in the Upson County Community.
Participants are selected by an application and interview process. Once the class has been selected, this 12 month program allows potential leaders the chance to learn more about the community in which they live in or serve
The Adult Leadership Upson Class of 2018 have been selected and those participating in the program this year are: Nash Austin (EMC Engineering), Joey Barrett (Georgia Power Company), Nate Crawford (Hannah's Mill Animal Hospital), Chandler English (Upson Regional Medical Center), Tracy Harper (SouthCrest Bank), Al Hinson (Thomaston Hospice), Alex Perry (EMC Engineering), Michael Powell (Upson County Family Connections), Bryce Robinson (Thomaston-Upson School System), Katie Salter (United Bank) and Russell Thompson (City of Thomaston).