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.
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.
Wednesday, March 29 – Register
Plante Moran, PLLC
27400 Northwestern Highway
Southfield, MI 48034
8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Tuesday, April 11 – Register
4126 3rd Ave
Detroit, MI 48201
8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
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.
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
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. Register today.
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.