CLN Accepting Nominations for Leaders of the Year


The Chautauqua Leadership Network is now accepting nominations for Leaders of the Year. If you know of an individual (CLN member or non-member) or organization whose activities have further the vision and mission of the Chautauqua Leadership Network, nominate them for a CLN Leadership Award.

All confidential nominations are due on June 15, 2020. The award will be presented at a future CLN event.

There are four award categories. The CLN Leader of the Year Award is presented to an individual or organization who leads, inspires, and engages other members of their community for the betterment of Chautauqua County.

The CLN Community Development Leader Award is presented to an individual or organization who demonstrates an ongoing and deep commitment to community development by providing meaningful service or learning opportunities.

The CLN Volunteer Leader Award is presented to an individual who as an active volunteer has demonstrated outstanding volunteer leadership by contributing their time and talent at either the local or the county level.

CLN Student Leader(s) Award is presented to a student (kindergarten through college) who has distinguished him or herself through service to their school and the community. This individual or group of students have demonstrated excellence, leadership, scholarship, personal integrity, and dedication to their school.

An on-line nomination form can be found at

Please direct any questions to or Katie Young at 716-338-1555.