Leadership Lake County has provided leadership development programs since 1987. The experiential nature of our program days and the preparation for workplace and community leadership roles are the hallmarks of our programs. It is a unique opportunity designed to guide students to reach his or her full potential.
Application Due Date: March 11, 2019- extended to April 1
Applicants will be notified of their status by April 1, 2019.
Class size is limited and late applications may not be considered.
Please note: Invoices for the $350 non-refundable participation fee will be issued with notification of acceptance. Need-based partial financial assistance may be available upon written request from the student participant. Do NOT send payment with application.
MONTHLY SESSIONS: The monthly all-day sessions begin September 2019 and end in April 2020 on the second Tuesday of each month unless otherwise noted. Program Days are from 7:30 am until 2:30 pm. There is no program day in December. Students may miss one non-mandatory day and remain eligible for graduation from the program. The schedule for 2019 - 20 is as follows:
March 11 Application Due
April 23 Orientation and Tuition Due - Tuesday (6:00 pm–7:30 pm)
August 6 Opening Retreat - Everyday Leadership - Mandatory
September 10 Understanding Leadership
October 8 Leaders and Followers
November 12 Communicating as Leaders
January 14 Turning Conflict into Cooperation
February 11 Collaboration is Leadership
March 10 Motivating the Team
April 14 Closing Retreat and Graduation - Mandatory