Leadership Iowa nomination deadline is May 1

April 19, 2016 | View a PDF of this release.

The deadline is approaching quickly to submit nominations for Leadership Iowa, a premier issues awareness program provided by the Iowa Association of Business and Industry Foundation.

Nominations will be accepted through May for 1 the 2016-17 class, which begins in October.

Leadership Iowa is an eight-month program meant to educate, challenge and inspire participants to better understand the challenges facing our state and our communities. 

“Through Leadership Iowa, I was able to extend my personal and professional network, increase my knowledge of issues facing Iowans and gain a new perspective on how business in done in our state,” said Lawrence Cunningham, Publisher and General Manager of the Iowa State Daily Media Group, and vice chair of the Leadership Iowa Board of Governors. 

More than 1,000 leaders from across Iowa and from all walks of life have graduated from Leadership Iowa over the past 34 years.

The program is open to all current and emerging leaders who are interested in not only their own professional development but also learning about ways they can impact their local communities for the better. 

Learn more about the Leadership Iowa program and nominate someone you know or yourself at www.leadershipiowa.com.