Leadership in the City 

Each competency-based module includes a pre-recorded session, hands-on learning options, and resources for participants to access prior to the interactive online session. Sessions are scheduled from Noon – 2 p.m. (EDT) on Fridays. To participate in the 2017 Leadership in the City professional development program, Register Here. Questions? Contact Julie Fox at or Michelle Gaston at

I. Leadership in the City Introduction 2017 Session
II. Entrepreneurial Leadership in the City  
A. Your Personal Context as a Leader in the City September 8
B. City Context: What is Unique About Extension in Cities? September 15
C. Land-Grant University Community Engagement Context September 22
III. Entrepreneurial Networks in the City  
A. Collaborating with Advisory Groups, Elected Officials, Public & Private Partners September 29
B. Diversity, Inclusion & Cultural Competency October 6
C. Communication in the City October 13
IV. Entrepreneurial Innovation in the City  
Entrepreneurial Program, Project & Product Development to Engage Diverse Audiences and Entrepreneurial Teams October 20
V. Entrepreneurial Management in the City  
Management of Resources, Risks & Change; Strategy & Structure; Accountability; Adaptive Challenges October 27
VI. Leadership in Action