Leadership Leander Program 2018-01-18T09:31:43+00:00

Leadership Leander Program

Applications for the 2018 class are now available.  Deadline for nominations is Jan. 26.

Download the application- Leadership Leander Application 2018


The Leadership Leander program cultivates qualified, passionate leaders to solve problems and develop our community, connect with other professionals, and strengthen skills required for a lifelong leadership career.

Leadership Leander is a nine month education and development “series” packed with the very best course curriculum.  The series features the best local and outside leaders/speakers, and the best eyewitness, hands-on tours and field trips of community facilities, services and venues.  The basis of the series is observation and interactive participation on a once a month basis, with limited homework and with a minimum of interim assignments.

The series is structured so that the participants of Leadership Leander can access information and learn to be better leaders in a format that encourages lifelong business relationships.

 We need:

  • Leaders who are knowledgeable about economic trends, local needs and resources, and alternative development strategies.
  • Leaders who can translate this knowledge into new strategies to stimulate the economy.
  • Leaders who can mobilize people and resources to improve the community’s future.
  • Leaders who can assist their communities in discovering a vision of their future.

Benefits & payoffs to the individual:

*      Leadership skills

*      Enhanced Confidence

*      Group Experiences

*      New Friendships

*      Local Networking

*      Community Awareness

Benefits & payoff to the employer:

*      Well-trained employee with leadership skills

*      Motivated employee with confidence

*      Employee aware of state and local facilities and resources

Benefits & payoff to the community:

*      New emerging leaders

*      Leaders with tools to take leadership positions in business

*      New leaders who volunteer and serve in the community


Leadership Leander is held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from Feb. through Sept.  A Welcome Happy Hour will be held in Feb. and graduation is held on Sept. 29th at Leander’s Best Party Ever.  Your fee includes all classes, meals, and a ticket to Leander’s Best Party Ever.

Application requirements include:

  • 21 years of age or older
  • Live or work in the Leander area for at least one year prior to application.
  • Not a candidate for public office at time of application.

For information, contact the chamber office at 512-259-1907 or office@leandercc.org.

Leadership Leander Alumni.