The Leadership Lackawanna teen program, Tomorrow's Leaders Today, met last month at The Scranton Enterprise Center located on Lackawanna Avenue in downtown Scranton for their first session which included an orientation, leadership basics and an introduction to community service. This session was sponsored by NBT Bank.

The Leadership Lackawanna teen program, Tomorrow’s Leaders Today, met last month at The Scranton Enterprise Center located on Lackawanna Avenue in downtown Scranton for their first session which included an orientation, leadership basics and an introduction to community service. This session was sponsored by NBT Bank.

Leadership Lackawanna’s seven-month Tomorrow’s Leaders Today program develops the leadership, interpersonal and managerial skills of high school juniors while giving them an enhanced understanding of northeastern Pennsylvania and the opportunity to explore teamwork.

Participants learn collaborative decision making, explore different communication styles, and engage in problem solving techniques.

The challenges and opportunities of northeastern Pennsylvania are discussed as participants meet community leaders and other high school students.

The 2014-2015 Tomorrow’s Leaders Today participants include:

Abington Heights High School
• Kailey Gearhart
• Zachary Stephen Spangenberg
• Raeva Mulloth

Carbondale Area Jr./Sr. High School
• Mollie Salitsky
• Cody R. Calabro

Dunmore High School
• Allison Aronica
• Maren Sandra Lindemuth
• Emily Sheehan

Holy Cross High School
• Olivia Klein
• Nina Marie Joanne Mucciolo

Lackawanna Trail Jr./Sr. High School
• Wynn Phillips
• Amanda Kinback
• Lindsay Jones

North Pocono High School
• Matthew Kelly
• Jacob Ostrowski

Old Forge High School
• John Roberts
• Kathryn Bound

Riverside Jr./Sr. High School
• Morgann A. Williams
• Savannah Mary Lloyd
• Vanessa Grzyboski

Scranton High School
• Kevin Patrick McConlogue, Jr.
• Quinn Hemphill

Scranton Preparatory School
• Kristen Davis
• James Lipko
• Emily Barbara Jonsson

Summit Christian Academy
• Ethan Himka

Valley View High School
• Clare Sebastianelli
• Douglas Gerichten

West Scranton High School
• Daniel Sallurday
• Brian A. Martin
• Samuel Egan

Western Wayne High School
• Kyle Thorpe
• Jillian Weston
• Alexandra Mosomillo

Leadership Lackawanna’s Tomorrow’s Leaders Today Program accepts applications from sophomores who attend high school in Lackawanna County or in the Lackawanna Trail and Western Wayne school districts.

Tomorrow’s Leaders Today began in 1997 under Skills in Scranton, a division of The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, and merged with Leadership Lackawanna in 2011.

For more information, visit www.leadershiplackawanna.com.

About Leadership Lackawanna
Leadership Lackawanna is a nonprofit organization in northeastern Pennsylvania dedicated to community leadership and professional development. Its three programs -- teen, core and executive leadership –- enhance the skills and knowledge of emerging citizens and advanced professionals, enabling them to better serve in their organizations and communities. Established in 1982, Leadership Lackawanna has graduated more than 1,900 community leaders.