Ready to take your Leadership Influence to a higher level?
It starts right here.
Is Leadership Illinois Right For Me?
You’re ready to apply if you:
Have proven leadership ability.
Believe real change happens when leaders share lessons and experiences.
Are looking for unique personal and professional development experiences.
Love being part of a supportive and valuable network of like-minded women.
Are ready to increase your influence on the marketplace, in public policy, and through community efforts.
Can commit to a fellowship year of three fantastic conferences.
Want to pay it forward by staying involved and participating in a wonderful organization.
A Unique Program- What to Expect
Your First Year
Throughout your class year, you'll participate in three amazing conferences with a cohort of about 30 women. Our conferences are designed to educate, energize, and connect. Along the way you'll build a lifelong network of inspiring women who will become friends, mentors, and associates. What to expect in your first year:
“Leadership Illinois opened my eyes to the depth and breadth of our beautiful state, the range of opportunities available to women at any stage of their career, the joy of providing mutual support to colleagues, and the rewards of building an organization that continues to give back to the women of Illinois.“
Leadership Illinois is a professional and personal support network that brings together a diverse group of accomplished women from all sectors of society to educate, energize and connect, so that each can be a catalyst for positive change.