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: July 1, 2020 (Deadline extended due to COVID-19 protocols)
Applicants will be notified of their status by July 10, 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 September 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:
July 1 Application Due
TBD Orientation and Tuition Due - (Tuesday 6:00 pm–7:30 pm)
August 4 Opening Retreat - Everyday Leadership - Mandatory
September 1 Understanding Leadership (1st Tuesday due to Labor Day)
October 13 Leaders and Followers
November 10 Communicating as Leaders
December 8 Turning Conflict into Cooperation
February 9 Collaboration is Leadership
March 9 Motivating the Team
April 13 Closing Retreat and Graduation - Mandatory