Leadership Detroit Events

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This annual multi-session, community-based program grooms participants for a lifelong commitment to leadership by delving into key issues that affect the Detroit region and challenging them to bring about positive change. Leadership Detroit programming and events are below.

The Summer of ’67 and Its Impact on the Detroit RegionLeadership Detroit, in partnership with Leadership Macomb and Leadership Oakland, presents The Summer of ’67 and Its Impact on the Detroit Region, a networking and educational event. Join these alumni from three premier leadership programs at the Detroit Historical Museum and tour the Detroit ’67 Perspectives exhibit to gain further insight and understanding of the 1967 civil unrest. Take the opportunity to share your thoughts and perspectives with leaders from around Southeast Michigan on how to move the Detroit region forward.

Informational Breakfasts

Don’t miss your chance to learn about Leadership Detroit, its application process and the benefits of the program. Plus, hear from program alumni on how Leadership Detroit has helped sharpen their leadership skills and expanded their knowledge of regional issues.

Follow the LeaderFollow the Leader is an exclusive opportunity for Leadership Detroit graduates to go behind-the-scenes to hear from a leader in the community. Featured leaders discuss challenges and lessons learned in their career and how this has impacted their unique leadership style and decision making.

Past Leaders:

Ryan Maibach, President, Barton Malow Company
Dave Egner, Executive Director, New Economy Initiative (NEI)
Dr. Herman Gray, Executive Vice President, Pediatric Health Services, Detroit Medical Center/Tenet Health Corporation

Neighborhood Tours

There is a lot of buzz regarding the future of Detroit’s neighborhoods. Over the past 20 years, targeted investments have been made, particularly in areas where there is a high concentration of school-aged children.  A resurgence of neighborhood small businesses is creating urban hubs where Detroiters from  surrounding neighborhoods can shop and entertain. The Leadership Detroit Neighborhood Tour will visit selected neighborhoods across the city to give you a chance to see and hear what is going on at the grassroots level.

School Tours

Leadership Detroit offers current class members and alumni the exclusive opportunity to explore two high-performing schools located in the city of Detroit. The selected schools are focused on helping students graduate and prepare for their future, whether it be attaining higher education or joining the workforce.

 

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    • Piepszowski
    • Senior Director, Community Leadership Development
    • dpiepszo@detroitchamber.com
    • 313.596.0315
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