Apply For Leadership Los Alamos 2019-2020 Class

Scene from a trust building exercise during the orientation session with members of the 2018-19 class of Leadership Los Alamos. Photo by Martha Katko

Members of the 2018-19 class of Leadership Los Alamos gathered in Council Chambers at the Los Alamos County Municipal Building during the local government session. Photo by Martha Katko

LLA News:

Leadership Los Alamos is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 class.

Leadership Los Alamos was founded in 2003 to identify current and emerging leaders in the Los Alamos area, enhance their leadership skills, and deepen their knowledge of the challenges and opportunities facing the community. 

Leadership Los Alamos is dedicated to the development of informed leaders who understand issues, define problems, develop solutions, and achieve positions of higher responsibility in Los Alamos. To date, the program has graduated more than 300 leaders.

The program is comprised of nine sessions, one each month between September and May, each of which has a specific focus. The tentative schedule for the upcoming year is:

  • Sept. 21-22 – Orientation;
  • Oct. 18 – Community Organizations;
  • Nov. 15 – Youth;
  • Dec. 13 – Local Government;
  • Jan. 10 – Education;
  • Feb. 7 – Culture;
  • March 13 – Economic Development;
  • April 17 – Environment; and
  • May 15 – Closing Session/Graduation.

The cost of the program is $500, with limited partial scholarship assistance available. Applications and additional information are available at Applications are due June 30. Questions can be directed to Martha Katko at 505.412.2639.

Leadership Los Alamos is sponsored by TechSource, Inc., The Los Alamos Daily Post, Los Alamos County, Zia Credit Union and Enterprise Bank.

Scene from a 2018-19 class of Leadership Los Alamos. Photo by Martha Katko

Scene from the environment session of 2018-19 class of Leadership Los Alamos. Photo by Martha Katko