The Forward Leadership Program is held annually from September to March. Participants conduct community service projects during their 6-month curriculum. During this time, they partner with a local non-profit organization and work in small groups. This allows participants an opportunity to further develop their leadership skills.
A sampling of topics includes:
- Team Building
- True Colors Personality Inventory
- Cultivating Exemplary Leadership
- Diversity and Inclusion Awareness
- Emotional Intelligence for Today's Leaders
- Goal Setting
- Negotiation Skills
- Presentations that Wow!
- And More!
The Leadership Greater New Haven Program utilizes the Positive Leadership Curriculum.
The seven chapters of this curriculum are:
- Community Building
Register - The 2016-2017 Forward Leadership Class starts on October 26, 2016.
- Partners in good standing - $1,800
- Non partners - $2,400
Natalia Xiomara-Chieffo, Program Consultant
Class of 2015
Jenna Adams Membership Services Coordinator GNHCC Prem Aithal Business Change Director Anthem BC/BS Donna Bellantone Development Director NHSO Matilda Bonilla Program Facilitator Career Resources/Strive CT Lindsey Burke Director of Marketing & Promo Town Green Ian Canning Director Special Academic Programs SCSU Shaun Craw Business Development Director Employment Resource Team LLC Renee Dominguez Sergeant New Haven Police Dept. Alan Gaels Marketing Dept. Gateway Community College Damaris Garcia VP Branch Manager Liberty Bank Edward Gierla Chief Plant Operator Regional Water Authority Roslyn Gilhuly Director of Development Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Ann Harrison Gateway Community College Jorge Jimenez VP Branch Manager First Niagara Bank Cheryl Kaszeta Patient Services Manager Yale New Haven Hospital Omar Livingston Financial Aid Director Gateway Community College Bryan McLean Scheduling Coordinator Regional Water Authority Nicole Merritt Executive Coordinator Tower One Tower East Cara Moran Donor Relations Manager United Way of Greater New Haven Carmen Muniz Shelter Manager New Reach Inc. Ted Novicki Sr. Strategic Account Manager United Illuminating Company Christine Pariseau Lead Operations Engineer United Illuminating Company Erika Parri Financial Analyst Connecticut Magazine Veronica Preston Employment Specialist Easter Seals Goodwill Donna Randall Patient Services Manager Yale New Haven Hospital Amy Shah Communications Officer Yale Office of International Affairs Stephanie Sobkowiak Attorney Murtha Cullina LLP Mauriel Vega Financial Advisor Caban Financial LLC Alex Winter Partner GEM Advertising