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The Academy for Leadership and Innovation is a model leadership program whose graduates emerge with a multidimensional perspective and competence needed to meet the challenges of a constantly changing environment, to think strategically, and to act collaboratively as they serve the educational needs of Wisconsin residents.

Academy for Leadership and Innovation

The Academy for Leadership and Innovation Vision

The Academy for Leadership and Innovation is a model leadership program whose graduates emerge with a multidimensional perspective and competence needed to meet the challenges of a constantly changing environment, to think strategically, and to act collaboratively as they serve the educational needs of Wisconsin residents.

The Program

Through five, four-day sessions during 2016, Academy members will participate in a variety of learning experiences related to all aspects of leadership.

Academy members will participate in experiential learning venues that focus on:

  • leadership skill-building activities;
  • leadership assessments to provide a personal baseline for growth;
  • strengthening teamwork by working on service innovation projects.

Appropriate expenses related to participation in ALI (travel, meals, lodging) will be covered by UW Colleges and UW-Extension.

Participants will be responsible for completing readings, assignments, and other projects that demonstrate their leadership and creative capabilities.

Those selected to participate in ALI will be asked to sign a letter of commitment that they will fully participate in the program. Applicants must also obtain and submit a letter of approval from their supervisor, including acknowledgement of the time commitment.

Session Dates:

  • February 2-5, 2016
  • April 19-22, 2016
  • August 16-19, 2016
  • October 4-7, 2016
  • December 6-9, 2016

Who Can Apply to Participate?

The Academy for Leadership and Innovation is designed for faculty, academic staff, and classified staff working in UW-Extension and UW Colleges, as well as those with extension appointments at other UW institutions and in Wisconsin counties.

Questions?

Contact Rosemary Potter, Academy for Leadership & Innovation Program Coordinator, rosemary.potter@uwex.edu.

Read Rosemary Potter's bio.

Rosemary Potter


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