The Leadership Jenks program recently finalized its 35th class of participants.

The goal of Leadership Jenks is to identify, motivate and educate emerging leaders in our community. Leadership Jenks is a joint community leadership-building program organized and co-sponsored by the Jenks Chamber of Commerce, Jenks Chamber of Commerce Community Foundation and the City of Jenks.

Leadership Jenks aims to promote and enhance community leadership through an in-depth introduction to social, economic, business and policy issues in Jenks. Leadership Jenks provides a rich networking environment and access to community, county and state leaders.

The 2022-23 participants include: David Adams, Webco Industries; Kevin Paul, First Oklahoma Bank; Gina Shumard, Tedford Insurance; Brandon Morgan, LIV’D; Jeff Jackson II, Live It Wealth Management; Regina LeBlanc, Servpro of South Tulsa County; Jessica Smith, McGraw Realtors Agent; Ashley Abel, CrossFirst Bank; Teagan Schmidt, Oklahoma Aquarium; Jimmy Darnell Cookies, Cakes, and Jews; David Chapman, State of Oklahoma.

Additional participants include: Jeff Faust, Barracuda Staffing & Consulting; Eric Fox, Jenks Public Schools; Brittany Wolthuizen, Riverside Eye Clinic; Shea Schmidt, Riverside Eye Clinic; Kaylen Conkling, CORE Hospital; Johnnie James, The Law Office of Johnnie James, PLLC; Keleigh Bolinger, River Spirit Casino Resort; and Robert Sexton, Self Employed.