Sustainability Leadership Program
Today more than ever, society needs committed and creative leaders to promote a world in which economic development can be attained for the benefit of all while conserving the planet’s natural capital and improving people’s living conditions.
Our mission is to develop leaders who will address our present challenges and opportunities so that future generations can enjoy better options than those available today.
We are now accepting applications for the 2017 Sustainability Leadership Pilot Program. This program is designed to provide fertile ground for emerging leaders in the community that are passionate about sustainability. Participants will learn how to implement innovative solutions to achieve social, economic and ecological wellbeing while developing strong professional relationships with local change-makers.
- This class meets from 8am-5pm on the third Thursday of the month from August 17th through November 19th. We will review applications as we receive them; final application deadline is July 31, 2017. View Application
The Sustainability Leadership Program will teach you how to:
- Connect your strengths with the needs of the world.
- Learn and practice emerging leadership skills and knowledge.
- Implement innovative solutions to achieve social, economic, and ecological wellbeing.
- Develop deep and professional relationships with local change-makers.
Session Topics Include:
LEADERSHIP – Developing the skills necessary to create effective solutions.
ENVIRONMENTAL – Leaving less of an impact and preserving natural resources.
SOCIAL – Building positive relationships for a more equitable and inclusive world.
ECONOMIC – Having a positive impact on the economic environment.
Program Details and Requirements – What you can Expect
- This program is available to anyone who is interested in developing a deeper understanding of sustainability and how it relates to people, plant and profit. Participants MUST attend all sessions and spend an additional 2 hours outside of class on a service project.
- This class meets from 8am-5pm on the third Thursday of the month from August 17th through November 19th.
- Tuition is $450, includes all meals and materials and is due by August 14, 2017.
- The pilot program is limited to 12 participants.
Our nine-month program launches in early 2018, please check back for more details or feel free to contact us for more information.