Leadership Academy

Celebrating 10 Years of Developing Transformational Leaders in Aging Services

Congratulations 2019 Leadership Academy Graduates!

38 fellows completed the program and graduated at the 2020 Institute & Expo, capping a milestone 10 years of leadership development and 300 graduates of this unique program. 

The Leadership Academy Experience

Leadership Academy is not a class. It's an immersion experience that blends leadership theory, applied learning and personalized coaching. Fellows participate in a rigorous journey of interactive experience, self reflection, critical skill development and action learning.

Our accomplished alumni represent transformational leaders who are not just responding to the changing times but who are driving positive change for their organizations and the aging services community. 


Applications for the 2020 program are now closed.

Notifications of acceptance status will be made by Friday, April 3, 2020. 

2020 Program dates:

  • Session 1: Authentic Leadership - May 13, 14
  • Session 2: Rethinking Thinking - Aug. 4, 5, 6
  • Session 3: Inspiring and Motivating Teams - Sept. 23, 24
  • Session 4: Transformational Leadership - Dec. 9, 10

View the Leadership Academy program brochure here

A limited number of tuition scholarships are available through the LeadingAge Minnesota Foundation. Apply here.


Questions? Contact Barbara Landeen at 651.603.3522 or blandeen@leadingagemn.org.


Thank you, Program Sponsors!

Leadership Academy is sponsored by Annual Gold Sponsor Ziegler and Annual Bronze Sponsor Healthcare Services Group

Need Help?

We're here to help you! Contact:

  • Barbara Landeen
  • Director of Member and Governance Resources
  • 651.603.3522 or 800.462.5368