"I pledge to always drive distraction free. I pledge to never allow my phone to endanger myself or others behind the wheel. I pledge to lead by example. I pledge because I believe driving distraction free can save lives and make the world a better place. "
With over 1,100 graduates since 1985, Leadership Reno-Sparks has helped produce hundreds of managers, community leaders, business owners, and entrepreneurs. Participants are engaged in a 8-month program that focuses on communication, developmental organization, and community participation. Every year the Leadership Reno-Sparks class tackles a special community project that engages participants in a real-world exercise that also helps build our community.
Mission of Leadership Reno-Sparks:
To identify and develop current and future leaders through a comprehensive program designed to increase knowledge and awareness of the issues and challenges facing this community. Our VISION is to be a highly valued and respected program recognized for the quality and diversity of its members, who remain committed to improving our region through ongoing education, awareness, and involvement.
Benefits for Participants
Provides volunteer opportunities
Opportunity to visit “restricted” or difficult to access areas
Personal/professional growth through exposure to community’s issues and leaders
Establish long-standing business relationships with class members and alumni
Benefits for Employers
Gain access to key community, government and business leaders.
Exposure to community issues that impact your organization.
Networking and business development opportunities.