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West Linn Leadership Academy

Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 West Linn Leadership Academy, and the 2014 West Linn Youth Leadership Academy!  The goals of the Leadership Academies are:

  • Learn about the City of West Linn and its operations and functions;
  • Empower West Linn citizens with leadership skills to lead in multiple ways; and,
  • Build relationships and become acquainted with new friends who share your interest in community.

2014 Leadership Academy Focus:
During the 2014 Leadership Academy sessions, the cohorts will focus on the Arch Bridge Master Planning project as the overarching project of interest for discussions and activities.  During each session, the Leadership Academy cohorts will learn more about the master planning process, including how the various components of City work affect long range visioning for this important part of West Linn.

Dates of Leadership Academy Sessions:
Both the adult and student versions of the Leadership Academy will meet on the following dates: January 21; February 18; March 18; April 15; May 20; June 17.  The adult version will take place from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at the Adult Community Center.  The student version will take place from 4:15-5:30 at the Adult Community Center.

Application Process:
Only online applications will be accepted.  Adults should complete this version.  Students should complete this version.  Applications must be received no later than November 15, 2013 to be eligible for consideration for the 2014 Academies.  No more than 20 adults and 15 students will be accepted.

Cost:
Leadership Academies are free!  We ask that you commit to attending five of the six sessions so your only investment is your free time at these worthwhile meetings.  A light meal will be served at the adult and student Leadership Academies.