Participant Outcomes

Cultivating Leadership Potential

The Great Lakes Leadership Academy offers transformative leadership development programs uniquely designed to leverage diversity, flexibility, mutual trust, and innovative programming to prepare courageous, ethical, and visionary leaders who value, above all else, the common good. GLLA focuses on the issues and challenges associated with helping leaders from diverse constituencies (communities, agriculture/food systems, natural resources, environment, and manufacturing) transcend self-interest and create workable solutions for the common good. Participants:

  • Gain in-depth understanding of issues affecting Michigan communities and industries
  • Learn to listen effectively and engage in dialog around contentious issues
  • Acquire the tools needed to influence decision making at all levels of society
  • Develop dynamic networks that will work with you to promote action on the critical challenges facing Michigan
  • Invest in a potentially life changing personal growth experience
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