The City of Corpus Christi Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Certificate Program is a one-year, cohort-based, career development program for all City employees. The program develops transformational leaders through collaborative learning and reflective practice. The City LEAD Program is targeted to early career to mid-career professionals who are aspiring to or are already in leadership roles at the City of Corpus Christi.

LEAD PROGRAM TIMELINE

  • Application Deadline: Wed. September 25, 2019
  • Application Review: October 1 – 31, 2019
  • Announce New Cohort: November 4 – 15, 2019
  • LEAD Program Session Days
    • Session 1: *January 9, 2020
    • Session 2: February 6, 2020
    • Session 3: March 5, 2020
    • Session 4: April 2, 2020
    • Session 5: May 7, 2020
    • Session 6: June 4, 2020
    • Session 7: July 2, 2020
    • Session 8: August 6, 2020
    • Session 9: September 3, 2020
    • Session 10: October 1, 2020
  • Graduation: Thursday November 5, 2020

*Due to New Year Holiday.

HOW TO APPLY

STEP 1 : Review the Executive Procedures

Click below to read the LEAD Program procedures and guidelines.

Download Here

STEP 2: Supervisor Approval Form

Click below to download the approval form. Upload your completed form below, in Step 3. ↓

Download Here

View the 2020 Cohort Playbook

STEP 3: Submit Your Application

Scroll down to begin your application! Be prepared to upload your supervisor approval form from Step 2 above. ↑
Fill out our online form.