Building, nurturing, and retaining Central VA leaders.
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All Leadership Lynchburg program schedules have been modified in an effort to give our full attention to flattening the COVID-19 curve and to be mindful of Social Distancing. Specific program details can be found at each program tab.
What We Do
Leadership Lynchburg is the region's only leadership laboratory where you benefit from hands on leadership practice with other existing and emerging leaders. Supported by alumni mentors, local leaders, and an award winning staff, you will explore and apply best practices in team building, conflict resolution, public speaking, and leadership skills. Our team-based approach brings together diverse participants to learn about and address pressing community issues.
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Leading Off Campus
“An exceptional program that, regardless of your current title and position, will elevate your leadership skills to new heights.”
COREY CLAYBORNE, WILEY WILSON
“Thank you for all of the lessons that I have learned. I feel that if it were not for Leadership Lynchburg, I would not have been promoted to Head of Supervision for my facility last week.”
TIMOTHY BIRCHFIELD, STARTEK
“Leadership Lynchburg has been extremely valuable to me as an individual and as a leader within my organization. The networking and team projects were by far the most beneficial. I have gained so much and I would highly recommend this program to anyone.”
SHARON MARTIN, OLD DOMINION UNIVERSITY-CV
“Leadership Lynchburg provided me with an opportunity to network with some really great people, and to learn something about leadership as well. The friendships I have gained will last a lifetime.”
GARY RAULERSON, INNOVATIVE WIRELESS TECHNOLOGIES
“LL36 was an incredible journey into myself, into discovering my leadership style, and into discovering the value and power of a team.”
JOE HEPLER, DAVID JAMES HOMES
“This program has opened my eyes to the impact I can make in the Lynchburg community. It’s more than information-sharing, it’s a challenge to become an active participant in the sustainability and growth of Lynchburg.”
CLAUDIA POLLARD, BANK OF THE JAMES – FOREST
“Leadership Lynchburg introduced me to a community that, although I had grown up in, I realized had not fully known. The connections and friendships I made in LL have continued well past the end of the program and were a valuable contribution to my own professional development.”
JOHN HALL, BB & T
“This is an excellent program for individuals beginning their leadership journey or are new to the area. It has a great reputation and is very well organized and is well connected to the business community.”
LYNDA-SUE NAPIER, PRESBYTERIAN HOMES & FAMILY SERVICES, INC.
300 Lucado Place
Lynchburg, VA 24504
434-845-5968 ext. 12