Unlike any other leadership program you have experienced, the La Crosse Area Community Leadership Program introduces you to the core aspects of our economy, connects you with local leaders, and infuses your leadership style with a powerful perspective of community interdependence.
As a member of the La Crosse Area Community Leadership class, you will:
Gain an understanding of Greater La Crosseand the complex interplay of our area, including:
the rivers, bluffs, and Driftless Region
civil service and public office
our courts and justice system
public health, including mental health
economic development and talent attraction
diversity, equity, and inclusion, and more.
Get hands-on experience with local volunteering, as you work in small groups to assist a local organization or business with a community service project.
Grow your cross-industry networkof local leaders, and meet new people.
Be challenged to take an active leadership rolein your community and your business in a way that fits you best.
This leadership program is fantastic for those new to the La Crosse Area as well as those who have called this region home for years. Participants develop leadership skills and gain fresh perspectives that enhance their roles in the workplace, on non-profit boards, at home, as a volunteer, and as a community member.
Meeting Frequency:The group meets monthly, October 20, 2021, to May 18, 2022, for half-day sessions. Meetings will be held in-person from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m on the third Wednesday of the month. Meeting location varies throughout La Crosse County based on the session topics.