Denison Leadership Institute Application
Who can apply? Anyone interested in enhancing the quality of life in the Denison area and their own lives may apply. No specific educational background is required. DLI believes there is always a place for leadership ... non profits ... organizations ... community boards ... churches ... government ... businesses ... and many more. Participants of the Denison Leadership Institute generally represent a broad cross-section of the community. Past classes have included individuals from elected offices to homemakers. Each class will include no more than 20 participants.
The Program. The DLI is administrated by an advisory board comprised of community leaders. The Denison Chamber curriculum coordinator works with the advisory board to facilitate sessions that are lead by both front-line and behind the scenes decision makers. The curriculum includes nine regular monthly day-long sessions which may include, but not limited to Communication Skills, City Government, Education, Social Agencies, County Government, State Government, Economic Development & Workforce, Medical, and Tourism. Sessions include role playing, simulations, and group interactions. DLI is a hands on adventure.