Do you want to be more than just an adequate elected official for your community? Would you like to become a better leader?

The Leaders of Excellence program provides a venue for elected officials to develop their skills as excellent leaders and to hone their ability to practice good governance.

 State and local elected officials from Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe, and Palm Beach Counties may apply. Sessions and on-site learning opportunities consider topics including:

              • Budget, finance and taxation
              • Ethics, Sunshine Law and rules of procedure
              • Land use
              • Economic and community development
              • Media relations
              • Governing in a diverse community
              • Dealing with lobbyists
              • Working with constituents

Applications are now closed  for the 2015 Leaders of Excellence class.