Criteria and Information

The Executive Forum ideal candidate fits one of the following categories:  

Department manager or director, seasoned manager looking to enhance leadership skills, C-suite executive, small business owner or CEO or alumni of Leadership Lynchburg’s Flagship program.  The ideal candidate has had some leadership experience, manages people or a team and ready for a trusted, confidential group of peers who may be facing similar leadership challenges.

Each forum session consists of cohort member updates  followed by facilitated dialogue by the facilitator, Gloria Witt with members about the presenting member’s topic or issue. Sessions occur over and 8 month period.

  • Six to ten members per forum cohort
  • Each participant will develop a Leadership Action Plan based on their goals
  • Participants will learn new and effective leadership behaviors through cohort dialogue, assignments, coaching, and exercises in between face-to-face sessions.
  • Expert speakers may be identified to deliver fresh ideas that are tailored to members’ requirements

For more information and an application, please contact Christine Kennedy at 434-845-5968 ext. 12.