Leadership Pendleton is a program designed to build leadership skills and provide information about the resources of our community. The program typically begins in January every odd year, consisting of eleven to twelve sessions, most of which are held on Tuesday evenings. Two sessions are all-day sessions.

Graduates will plan and implement a class project in the community upon completion of the course.

The program is sponsored by the Town of Pendleton, presented and developed by the Leadership Pendleton Board of Regents and supported by the Pendleton Leadership Foundation.

The program is open to anyone who lives, works, or has an interest in the Pendleton community. Class size is limited to 20 people accepted on a first come-first serve basis. The tuition fee is $75 per person. For more information, call Town Hall at 864-646-9409.

Sessions address such topics as:

  • Personal leadership skills
  • History and Heritage
  • Economic Development
  • State & Local Government
  • Arts, Culture & Festivals
  • Education & Recreation
  • Public Safety, Wastewater Treatment
  • Health and Human Services