NextGen Leader of the Year 2022

For decades, the Great Bend Chamber of Commerce has been privileged to annually recognize a Business of the Year and a Citizen of the Year for their impact on the Great Bend business community. Established in 2012, the NextGen Leader of the Year Award aims to recognize a particular individual’s service to the community as an up-and-coming leader. Nominations are being accepted now, through December 20th.

Additional criteria include:
- The nominee must be affiliated with a member of the Great Bend Chamber of Commerce.
- The nominee must have lived in the Great Bend service area for at least three years.
- Nominee must be seen as a leader in their work environment, as well as in the community.
- Nominee must be creating a meaningful impact in the community and be seen as a rising leader.

The nomination form is fairly brief, but please take time to include pertinent information about your nominee's leadership and community involvement. All the nominations collected will be reviewed by an anonymous selection committee. The winner will be announced during the Chamber's Annual Awards Night on Saturday, February 25, 2023.

Nominations can be submitted through this convenient online form. For more details or questions, contact the Chamber at 620-792-2401.
Your Name
One of the criteria for this award is that the recipient must be nominated by someone else – an employer, a coworker, a friend, a spouse, or another who can attest to their commitment to the betterment of Barton County.
Your nominee