Jeff Emanuel, director of the Foundation of the Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce, has been selected to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Business Leads Fellowship Program. The program will consist of interactive classes taught by expert faculty on a variety of education and workforce topics, and includes a field trip to an innovative school. The agenda will include plenary classes, breakout classes, and is designed to provide grounding on the issues, as well as, practical tools that can be used to advance policies and programs in our communities. The first workshop focuses Fellows’ attention on early and K-12 education, as well as college and career readiness. The second workshop completes the talent pipeline with coverage of post-secondary education and a wide range of workforce development topics.