Leadership Worcester engages promising new professionals in Greater Worcester’s civic life. The city of Worcester and its surrounding communities are in the midst of an economic and social renaissance. Worcester is a center for commerce and education with a growing innovation industry. The City boasts quality neighborhoods, diverse cultural offerings and a strong quality of life. It is an ideal place to begin and build a career. Leadership Worcester works with a strong network of community partners to build personal and community success.
Leadership Worcester offers training and skill development to participants, connecting them with key players. It creates a network of thinkers and doers who can move the region and each other forward. The program engages a new generation of leaders on critical public policy issues, including economic development, education, public health, culture, public safety, and sustainability. Participants are outstanding local professionals with demonstrated leadership potential. The program operates from September through May, including an overnight retreat and monthly daylong sessions. Participants will: