Governance in the 21st Century: The Role of Leadership

Opening Session | Friday, September 10 | Albemarle County and VACo Training Center or Virtual Webex
Closing Session | Friday, October 29 | Albemarle County and VACo Training Center or Virtual Webex
Cost: $400
Registration Form | Register Online
Registration Deadline | August 13, 2021

How does one define leadership? How does one become a leader? What type of leadership style is most effective? Students of this course will engage these and many other questions over an exciting eight week period. Students will examine the concept of leadership from a variety of vantage points, identifying leadership attributes, characteristics, and best practices. Course participants will analyze the role that leadership plays in fashioning a governance model, exploring individual values, habits, practices, and priorities driving leadership choices. Class members will leave the class with a solid understanding of the meaning of community leadership, and with the skills necessary to tackle the governance challenge.