The Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce is excited to present our new “Professional Development Series” in partnership with FocuStrat, LLC and our premium sponsor, the Clinton County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau.

This 12-month series offers strategically focused coaching and accountability processes addressing the toughest engagement issues facing business and non-profit professionals. These engaging group sessions are designed to provide ongoing education and advising so that immediate improvements are seen in personal and organizational performance and results. Every session will also include networking opportunities and refreshments.

Geared toward business and non-profit professionals from any sector, monthly topics include:

  • March 10th – Personalized DiSC Assessments: What Type of Leader Are You?
  • April 14th – Work/Life Balance: Time Mgt., Prioritization, & Delegation
  • May 19th – Strategic Mindset for Leaders
  • June 22nd – Dress for Success
  • July 14th – Effective Networking Strategies
  • August 11th – Strategic Selling
  • September 8th – Strategic Marketing
  • October 13th – Public Speaking & Presentation Skills
  • November 10th – Strategic Leadership
  • December 8th – Leading Through Workplace Conflict
  • January 12th, 2023 – Measuring Success
  • February 9th, 2023 – Goal Setting for Leaders

The sessions will take place on the second Thursday of the month beginning March 10th, 2022 (with date variation on May 19th and June 22nd). There will be networking and refreshments from 7:30AM – 8AM, with the class running from 8AM – 9:30AM.  Each session will be held at the Loft on Main, 64 West Main Street, Second Floor, in downtown Wilmington, Ohio. We will encourage appropriate COVID-19 safety protocols at all of our sessions, including seat spacing and mask usage.

Members of the Wilmington-Clinton County Chamber of Commerce can sign up for the entire 12-month series for only $75/per person! This price includes all 12 educational sessions, 4-D DISC assessments, worksheets, binders, refreshments, and more. The non-member price is $149/per person. Registrations are due by the end of the day on March 1st, and can be made using our below online form, 937-382-2737, or

REGISTER FOR THE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SERIES HERE (please submit one registration per participant)

Our series is presented by Lisha M. Proudfoot, MSSL, CBC2, of FocuStrat, LLC. Lisha is a successful multi-business owner, Serial Entrepreneur, Award-Winning Certified Business Coach, author, and Certified Behavioral Consultant with ©DiSC. The culmination of her three decades of expertise have aligned Lisha to help many organizations realign hiring practices, balance teams, increase employee engagement, and drive down program and operational costs. She is passionate about Entrepreneurial Mentoring and utilizes her abundant entrepreneurial and professional skills to help professionals and companies thrive, one community at a time.

We hope you take advantage of this excellent opportunity to strengthen your personal professional development skills while networking with fellow local business and non-profit representatives. If you have any questions, please reach out to the Chamber at 937-382-2737 or