Ammons talks leadership program with Kiwanis


OKEECHOBEE — Karin Ammons spoke to the Kiwanis Club of Okeechobee recently about the Okeechobee Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program.

Leadership Okeechobee is an eight-month program where participants attend “class” one day out of the month to learn leadership skills, Learn about the various civic organizations Okeechobee has to offer, and how our government, education system, judicial system, agriculture and agri-Business entities operate and why they are a vital part of our community.

Ammons is a 2020 participant in the program and spoke about the challenges of participating during covid, what she has learned about our community and what projects the group is working on to improve the community.

Ammon’s 2020 class decided to expand to Kiwanis Park by adding grills.