F. Michael Taylor will participate in Leadership North Augusta, which is designed to identify, cultivate and develop leaders in the North Augusta area through knowledge of history, community, government, education, health care, recreation and social awareness. Leadership North Augusta is a program that came out of the North Augusta 2000 Strategic Planning Process that selects potential class members through an application and interview process. Students of the LNA class of 2012 will gain exposure to local and regional issues concerning the North Augusta government and community. They will also gain a diverse resource pool of area business leaders as well as refining leadership skills. LNA’s goal is examine the strengths and weaknesses in the community and find ways to improve them to evolve into a thriving society.