emerge program

Emerge is a program to develop employees’ capacity and potential for future leadership success. The series will equip emerging leaders with foundational skills and tools to achieve positive interactions in the workplace and in the community.

Applications for Fall 2021 are open August 16th – September 24th.

Applications for Winter 2022 are open December 13th – January 25th.

Emerge has gone virtual!

For the Winter 2022 session, Emerge will be virtual via Zoom platform. The series will have the same  foundational skills, speakers and interactions in a COVID-safe, virtual environment. Our program  directors have been busy learning the newest and most interactive techniques for engaging  participants online to provide an impactful, online learning experience. 

The program includes five half-day sessions (1:00-4:00pm) over a five-week period.

Winter 2022 Program Schedule

Tuesday, February 1 | Session 1 Self
Tuesday, February 8 | Session 2 Professional
Tuesday, February 15 | Session 3 Team
Tuesday, February 22 | Session 4 Perspectives
Tuesday, March 1 | Session 5 Service

How Individuals Benefit
  • Unforgettable experiences and relationships that pay dividends personally and professionally
  • Public recognition as a young professional with proven leadership training
  • Building credentials as someone with demonstrated ability to serve on civic boards and committees
How Organizations Benefit
  • Better, stronger leaders, regardless of the size of your organization
  • Local recognition as an organization dedicated to professional development in our community
  • Valuable business connections
Levels of Tuition

Cost of the program is $495. For additional information, contact Erin Carter-Wortham at 574.314.9090 or email her. Once applicants are accepted, payment will be required upon notification of acceptance in the class.

Winter 2022 Applications LIVE until January 25, 2022!

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