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: September 11, 2020 (Deadline extended due to COVID-19 protocols)
Applicants will be notified of their status by September 16, 2020.
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 October 2020 and end in April 2021 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 January. Students may miss one non-mandatory day and remain eligible for graduation from the program. The schedule for 2020 - 21 is as follows:
September 11 Application Due
September 22 Orientation and Tuition Due - (Tuesday 6:00 pm–7:30 pm)
October 13 Opening Retreat - Everyday Leadership - Mandatory
November 10 Communicating as Leaders
December 8 Turning Conflict into Cooperation
February 9 Collaboration is Leadership
March 9 Motivating the Team
April 13 Stepping into Leadership
May 11 Closing Retreat and Graduation - Mandatory