Leadership Boise has, and continues to seek, the best, brightest, most energetic and interested participants. As one of the oldest Chamber-sponsored leadership programs in the United States, Leadership Boise has graduated more than 1,400 civic leaders since its inception in 1975.
The purpose of Leadership Boise is to identify these new and potential leaders and to offer a comprehensive program that will:
Enhance and develop knowledge and understanding of our community, its complexities and its potential.
Motivate and encourage participants to assume leadership roles in the community.
Provide an opportunity for participants to meet and exchange ideas with each other and with current community leaders.
Leadership Boise Alumni Association
The Leadership Boise Alumni Association will actively contribute to the betterment of the Boise Valley through its diverse network of educated, socially responsible and engaged civic leaders. The association will meet to ensure the goals of the Leadership Boise (LB) programs are being accomplished, provide a next-level experience for LB Alumni and make a positive impact on the Boise Valley.
Leadership Boise Academy
The Leadership Boise Academy recruits 50-55 Junior level students from over 14 area high schools for a five-month program. The sessions covered in Leadership Boise Academy are, Media, Business, Healthcare, and Legal/Social. The program begins with a short Setting the Stage session in January. Academy students join with the adult class for the Business session and Community Service Project, and graduation is in May.
The goals of the program are:
To give students an opportunity to meet community leaders.
To provide meaningful and interesting sessions by allowing Academy participants and graduates to determine relevant issues and develop leadership skills.
For more information, please contact Erin Cave at 208.472.5258 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Check out our website at www.leadershipboise.org.