Applications Open for Regional Leadership Program


Applications are now available for Class II of Leadership Northwest Florida, a regional collaboration program offered by Florida’s Great Northwest.

Leadership Northwest Florida is offered for professionals in all industry sectors desiring to grow their knowledge base, network and skill set within Florida’s Great Northwest footprint. The goal of the program is to create informed, dedicated leaders who understand the complex and competitive environment of economic transformation.

“This experience will ultimately result in the long-term influence of the leadership graduates for the betterment of Northwest Florida,” said Jennifer Grove, Chair of Florida’s Great Northwest Foundation. “Through this program, our goal is to cultivate leaders, help them understand the foundation of economic development and understand why regional collaboration is so important.”

The program focuses on regional collaboration through community, content and connection. It is designed to inform participants on a holistic view of the conditions, challenges, and opportunities shared throughout Northwest Florida, focusing on business vitality, entrepreneurship and innovation, infrastructure, talent and quality of life.

The deadline to submit is Sept. 6.

For more information, contact Kasey Killebrew with Florida’s Great Northwest at (334) 790-4557, or