The Leadership Development Academy of Rock County is an opportunity to learn about our local history, economy, arts and government. Realize your potential to make a difference in your community!
The Leadership Development Academy was founded in 2003 by a group of public- and private-sector leaders and organizations who saw a need for leadership training and community engagement in order to make Rock County a better place to live, work, and play.
To inspire leaders to build and strengthen our community.
To be a premier leadership organization that will empower future leaders to create a better place to live.
Guiding Principles & Core Values
Leadership Development Academy participants experience formal leadership training, extensive Real Colors development, stress management, self-awareness as a leader, enhanced networking, expanded community exposure and involvement, and team building with a final team project.
Topics covered during sessions:
- Active Shooter Training
- Civic Responsibilities
- Community Awareness
- Crisis Communication
- Diversity Awareness
- Economic Development
- Image & Volunteerism
- Introduction to Marketing & Branding
- Networking Skills
- Problem Solving & Decision Making
- Project Management
- Public Sector Leadership
- Public Speaking
- Real Colors Leadership Development
- Time Management