Greater Tucson Leadership provides leadership education, community development, and civic engagement. Its goals are to to help current and emerging regional leaders:
– understand and engage in relevant community and regional issues;
– connect and engage with political, community, and cultural leaders;
– develop and implement community and individual leadership practices.
GTL provides a platform to create deeper understanding of community and critical issues; encourages discussion, debate, and problem-solving; cultivates appreciation for differing perspectives; and inspires leadership at all levels of the community.
Its curriculum is comprised of experiential/field components, social service components, and leadership practice components. The ten-month program (August-June) is held once a month during work hours (7:30 am to 4:30 pm) on the second Thursday of the month. Included in the program are an Orientation/Retreat, a Call to Action Day and a Graduation Ceremony..
Year Founded: 1980
Geographic Focus: Greater Tucson
465 W. St. Mary’s Road
Tucson, AZ 85701