In response to community changes, there has been a concerted effort to understand the program’s effectiveness and identify opportunities for greater impact. In 2011, a commissioned study was conducted by the Center for Creative Leadership. There were three components to the study process: review of the Leadership Gwinnett program, interviews with key stakeholders and interviews with organizations across the US focused on community leadership development.  The study benchmarked against programs including Leadership San Francisco, Leadership Austin and Leadership Louisville to provide insights into best practices. Based on those findings, tightly focused strategic initiatives have been developed



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About Us

Leadership Gwinnett: A Proven Path of Connectivity

Leadership defines Gwinnett. It sets the county apart from all others. The driving force behind this defining aspect of Gwinnett is the award-winning Leadership Gwinnett program and the many individuals who make up this world-class organization. The nine-month program provides a proven path of connectivity between influential leaders in business, government, arts, education and social services who understand the issues at hand and have the capacity to impact the community. Through this path of connection, Leadership Gwinnett has been dedicated to developing leaders who are transforming themselves, their organizations, and the community.

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News & Events

Learn about upcoming news & events that are important to Leadership Gwinnett. Alumni and current class members have the opportunity to submit events & news to be posted on this website.

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