Challenge Day 1: Governance

Governance Day was an eye-opening look at Kitsap’s local governance and the many individuals that come together to lead our county government. More …

Governance Day Sponsor: Contract Management Services

Opening Retreat 2016

The Leadership Kitsap Class of 2017 began their leadership journey with a two-day retreat at the Seabeck Conference Center on September 9 and 10, 2016. Day one focused on leadership development and day two on becoming a team. More …

Sponsors: Kitsap Credit Union and Town & Country Markets

Orientation 2016

Welcome to our new class of 21 community leaders! Orientation was held on Olympic College’s Poulsbo campus, August 24, 2016.

Orientation Sponsor: Olympic College Foundation

Congratulations Class of 2016

Graduation Celebration June 21, 2016, Kiana Lodge,  Poulsbo, WA

Sponsors: Port Madison Enterprises

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Fall Alumni Social
MEET the CLASS of 2017

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Wobbly Hopps Brewery
206 4th Street, Bremerton


Special welcome by Mayor Patty Lent @ 5:00pm. Stay for trivia @ 7:00pm. Enjoy a selection of no-host craft beers. Light snacks & non-alcoholic drinks compliments of the Leadership Kitsap Alumni Association.

Educate. Prepare. Connect. Serve.

Leadership Kitsap is a 10-month community leadership program dedicated to training tomorrow’s leaders and giving them the background, contacts, and tools necessary to shape and direct our future. In the 23 years since its founding, the Leadership Kitsap Foundation has played a significant role in the transformation of our community through the 531 graduates who have gone on to serve and the 88 community service projects that have touched an estimated 40,000+ lives. Leadership Kitsap is an investment in our civic future.

Class of 2017

Kay Ash, Olympic College
Alanna August, PSNS & IMF
Sanjay Bhatt, Kitsap Transit
Martin Cockroft, Olympic College
Laurie Davis, PSNS & IMF
Robert Fisher, NUWC – Keyport
Tracy Flood, Olympic College Foundation
Beverly Frye,WA State Dental Hygiene Association’s local component of Kitsap Peninsula, LK Hanten-Berger Scholarship
Renee Greenfield, Marion Forsman-Boushie Early Learning Center, Suquamish Tribe
Jeff Horn, Bainbridge Island Police Department
Leigh Kamasz, American Red Cross
Kwang Kye, Kitsap Regional Library


Lisa McDonald, Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe
Jeffrey Menge, Kitsap County Sheriff’s Department
Rich Miller, Navy Region Northwest
Jorge Nolasco, Bremerton Valley Scottish Rite, LK Hanten-Berger Scholarship
Sally Oranski, Port Madison Enterprises
Holly Paterson, Housing Kitsap, LK Hanten-Berger Scholarship
James Ramponi, CHI Franciscan Health – Harrison Medical Center
Jon Rauch, BKAT / City of Bremerton
Carli Schmitz, Kitsap Housing Coalition, LK Hanten-Berger Scholarship
Shaun Willis, Navy Region Northwest

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