Leadership Fairfax connects diverse leaders to one another and to community engagement opportunities, across sectors and experience. Our mission is to "educate, prepare, inspire and connect leaders to serve and strengthen our community," and our vision is to create "Community Trustees." Through our programs, we increase leaders' knowledge and perspectives on key local and regional challenges, provide an environment for challenging and strategic conversations, and inspire collaboration, inclusion and unselfish service to our region.
Watch this video from Cox Connections NOVA featuring past CEO Elizabeth Murphy, LFI '13 and LFI '14 graduate Stacy Yike to learn more about our programs!
Our Signature Program (LFI) and our Emerging Leaders Institute (ELI) build a continuous pool of informed and enthusiastic leaders in the government, business and non-profit sector, and are an investment in the positive future of the region.
Each program is 10 months in length, from September through June, and meets once per month.
The Lifetime Leadership Program (LLP), which meets 5 times over about 2 months and brings together the newly retired. The program is based on the belief that retirees can offer a wealth of experience, leadership and vitality to the community while enriching their own lives.________________________________________________________________________
** Applications for all programs are being accepted
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... and a challenge for who really was the BEST CLASS - read about it in our May enewsletter! **
"Our Board looks forward to working with Leadership Fairfax to help keep our community the great place that it is to live, work and play. A well-informed and engaged community is a well-served community. And Leadership Fairfax helps to make that happen." Chairman Sharon Bulova