From our Alumni
"The Leadership Centre offers a valuable service to our Central Alberta community. Its focus on developing leadership capacity is key to strengthening individual and organizational skills and knowledge within our private, public, not-for profit and community sectors. The Centre’s ability to work closely with the community allows them to respond to their needs."
CEO Red Deer & District Community Foundation
"It doesn’t matter where I go in my work throughout the community, I can always tell the people who have been through Leadership Networks – they are the ones out there, they are making a difference."
Mayor Morris Flewwelling
"Leadership Networks has assisted in the development of my leadership skills and taught me how to continually build upon them. The program has allowed me to network with great leaders and provided an opportunity to interact and learn from them. My eyes have been opened to what is going on in my community and increased my connectivity and awareness."
"The success of any business is directly dependent on commitment, training and drive. The Leadership Centre embraces these exact qualities. Making the commitment to the Leadership Centre is making a commitment to success. The tools and training that are provided right from the start are assets to any company, organization or individual."
Berry Architecture & Associates Ltd.
"Leadership Networks is about finding the leader inside and bringing that forward. You are challenged to learn and practice leadership skills with the support of others on the journey with you. It has been a great experience."
City of Red Deer
"Developing leadership skills is a journey that includes understanding self and how your methods affect both the people you are trying to lead and those you collaborate with. The Leadership Networks program has helped me to grow and develop as a leader by providing me with information, opportunities to learn from successful leaders in our community, and an environment to practice and receive supportive feedback."
"As a participant in the Leadership Networks program, I personally gained a lot - my confidence and skills flourished. The Leadership Networks program allowed the non profit sector to encourage the hearts of all the participants, who then went on to their organizations and sectors to do the same. The various community projects have also contributed to the non profits capacity as well. Red Deer and Central Alberta are truly better places because of this program."
Safe Harbour Society
The Leadership Centre of Central Alberta
Established in 2000, The Leadership Centre is a not-for profit leadership training organization committed to its mission to “create a stronger more vibrant Central Alberta by developing leaders with the capacity to meet current and future challenges of the region in the business, government, not-for profit and community sectors”. If you would like to develop skills in strategic planning, team building, facilitation skills, effective communication, negotiating skills, thinking creatively, networking and much more ~ then The Leadership Centre is the right training organization for you and your company!
“The Leadership Centre’s mandate is to develop the leadership capacity both in the individual and of the organizations in Central Alberta. This is what makes The Centre relevant and vital to the development of our community. Its strength lies in bringing diverse sectors together in making our region the best community to live, work and play!”
Kristine Bugayong, Chief Executive Officer, Red Deer & District Community Foundation
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