Junior Leadership Odessa


2024 Schedule

January 27, 2024 - February 27, 2024
To graduate from Junior Leadership you must attend the retreat and at least three of the four evening sessions.

Saturday, January 27, 2024
Location TBD

Media & Education
Monday, January 29, 2024
5:30 - 9:00 pm
*Odessa Chamber of Commerce

Government & Public Safety
Monday, February 5, 2024
5:30 - 9:00 pm
*Odessa Chamber of Commerce

Medical & Social Services
Monday, February 12, 2024
5:30 - 9:00 pm
*Odessa Chamber of Commerce

Arts & Culture
Tuesday, February 20, 2024
5:30 - 9:00 pm
*Odessa Chamber of Commerce

Tuesday, February 27, 2024
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Odessa Regional Medical Center Auditorium

*Sessions will begin and end at the Odessa Chamber of Commerce, 700 N. Grant, Suite 200 (Bank of America building)

What is Junior Leadership?

Junior Leadership Odessa is a program of the Odessa Chamber of Commerce for Junior-year students from New Tech Odessa, Odessa High School, Permian High School, OCTECHS, and Odessa Collegiate Academy.

Recent graduates from the Chamber’s sister program for business professionals (Leadership Odessa) organize and lead the Junior Leadership sessions.

2024 Jr. Leadership Odessa Enrollment
What is the cost?

FREE, thanks to the generosity of individual or business Members of the Chamber who donate funds or food to the program.

When can I enroll?

Enrollment for the 2024 class begins in November 1, 2023. The enrollment deadline is 5 pm, Monday, January 8, 2024. Class is formed on a first-come, first-serve basis.

To find out more, please call Carla Hartwig 432-333-7854 at the Odessa Chamber of Commerce or email Carlah@odessachamber.com



A HUGE thank you to our 2023-2024 Platinum Sponsors! This select group of pro-Odessa businesses sponsor every program and event all year long, gaining high awareness through signage and verbal name recognition from the podium. They also save by being a Platinum Sponsor instead of buying a table and tickets to each individual event. We couldn’t do it without their generous support!

Interested in becoming a Platinum Sponsor? Learn more here!

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