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Please send completed applications to:


Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce
1100 Main Street, 1st Floor
Wheeling, WV 26003

By Friday, January 5

Leadership Wheeling

Expand your leadership potential, network with other professionals in the community, and learn about the different sectors of Wheeling in this 14 week class.

Classes include (but are not limited to): leadership and team building; state government; local economic development; energy education; culture, leisure and the arts; non-profit and community involvement; the media; the legal system; entrepreneurial achievement; history of Wheeling; and a hands-on day with the Wheeling Fire Department.  Many NEW Leadership additions are coming in 2024!!

Each class is about six hours long on Tuesday mornings from January through April, and the program ends with a graduation celebration in mid-April.

Members are chosen through an application process and will pay a $995 fee to cover program costs.

Questions about the program and completed applications can be directed to or 304-233-2575.


Members of the 2023 Leadership Wheeling Class:

Madison Dwyer Project BEST
Jessica Richards United Bank
Katie Hinerman Klug Catholic Charities WVa
Ronna-Renee Jackson LaunchPoint Leadership
Katie Molinengo Oglebay Institute
Jennfier Rohrig WV Department of Economic Development
Lauren Mitchell Oglebay
Kourtney Koscevic The Health Plan
Deanna Meyers The Health Plan
Kyla Sierra U'Ren The Health Plan
Laura Fabrizio Main Street Bank
Eric Starkowicz Ohio Valley Construction Employers Council
Kevin Stingle Single-Inc. (DBA County Line Tree Service)
Phil Klein West Virginia Northern Community College
John Parrish Wheeling Nailers
Zachary Nolte Oglebay
Cassie Minder Wheeling Heritage
Christian Pellegrino RED
Sunny West WesBanco
Sarah Morgan Grow Ohio Valley and Public Market
Jordan Sengewalt Spilman, Thomas and Battle PLLC
Meghan Ball Belmont Savings Bank
Beth Hinebaugh Noah's Ark Childcare Center