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Leadership Jefferson Opens Applications for Class of 2022

METAIRIE —The Jefferson Chamber Foundation’s Leadership Jefferson program is now accepting applications for the Class of 2022. Leadership Jefferson is a nine-month program designed to develop a diverse network of dedicated business and community leaders. Facilitated by a professional leadership team, the interactive workshops expose participants to local leaders and activists working to resolve critical issues facing Jefferson Parish.

Specific session topics include education, healthcare, quality of life concerns, criminal justice, diversity, community involvement and economic development.

The application process takes place each summer and is a benefit for members of the Jefferson Chamber. A company MUST be a member of the Jefferson Chamber in order to submit an application.

Tuition for the Leadership Jefferson program is $1,550. Tuition covers all program costs and materials, including meals, lodging, and any other costs associated with the retreats and sessions.

Click here to access the application.

For questions or additional information about the Leadership Jefferson program, please contact Melissa Chesterman at

About the Jefferson Chamber:
The Jefferson Chamber is a leading voice for Jefferson Parish’s business community. As a non-profit, membership-driven organization, the Chamber is an effective advocate for small and large businesses at the local, state and federal levels. The Chamber’s mission is to work for the advancement of the business community; to enhance the economic, civic and cultural environment; and to improve the quality of life in Jefferson Parish. The Jefferson Chamber is Five-Star Accredited by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and was awarded the 2013, 2015 and 2019 Chamber of the Year Award by the Louisiana Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives in the Large Chamber Category.

For more information about the Jefferson Chamber, visit and follow on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.


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