West Linn Leadership Academy participants must submit an application for consideration by the Selection Panel, which is comprised of the following West Linn leaders:
- Eric Underwood, 2012 Leadership Academy graduate
- Dave Kleinke, 2012 Leadership Academy graduate
- Greg McKenzie, 2014 Leadership Academy facilitator
Leadership Academy applications (adult and youth) are available online. Paper applications will not be accepted.
Applications will be screened for the following criteria:
- Interested in community service
- Good team players and able to work in a small group setting
- Not currently running for elected office
No more than 20 participants per year will be selected for participation in the West Linn Leadership Academy. Participants must indicate on their application an ability to attend at least 80 percent of the scheduled Leadership Academy curriculum.