Leadership Triangle's Regional Leadership Program helps participants broaden their city-centric points of view to a fully regional perspective. Common issues such as education, air and water quality, transportation, crime, and human services transcend city borders. Classes meet eight times around the Triangle.
2013 Regional Class presented by Quintiles
Dates for the 2013 regional class are listed below. The first and the last class are required.· Note one class is scheduled on a Friday in conjuction with the Leadership Triangle College Edition.
Tuesday, Jan. 29-Orientation, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m-Authentic Relationships
Facilitator: Collin Rustin
Location: Triangle J Council of Governments, Research Triangle Park
Wed. Feb 13, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m–The Healing Place of Wake County and Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, Vernon Malone Center
Human Services on the Run
Faciliators: Dennis Parnell, President, The Healing Place of Wake County
Jill Staton Bullard, Founder, Co-founder, Executive Director, Inter-Faith Food Shuttle
Wed Feb. 27, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m-The Angus Barn
Our Relationship with Our Planet
Facilitator: Goodmon Fellow, Larry Petrovick
Guest:· Van Eure, Owner, Angus Barn
Melissa McCullough, Environmental Protection Agency
Eric Henry, T.S. Design
Friday March 22-Government Connections in conjunction with the College Edition
2:00 to 7:00 p.m.-Old Capitol, Raleigh
Sponsored by: Fidelity Investments
Lobbyists: Amy McConkey, NC Beverage Association, Tim McDowell, NC Independent Colleges and Universities, Erica Nelson, NC Hospital Association, Maeve Gardner, GlaxoSmithKline, Chloe Gossage, Governor's Policy Director
Andrea Poole, NC Budget Dept.
Mark Molitor, Lead Effectively
Legislators: Representative Avila, Representative Foushee, Representative Michaux, Representative Wilkins
Wed April 3, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
Let's see the Triangle by Train, Bus and Foot!
Facilitators: Goodmon Fellows, Sig Hutchinson and Damien Graham
Guests: David Cooke, Wake County Manager, David King, Director, Triangle Transit, Mayor Bill Bell, Roger Perry, Pres/CEO, East West Partners, Harvey Schmitt, Pres/CEO, Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, Bob Geolas, Pres/CEO, Research Triangle Foundation/Headquarters, Roberta Fox, City of Raleigh & Urban Design Center
Sponsor: Triangle Transit
Wed April 17, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
sponsored by Burt’s Bees
Hosted by NC State University
Location: Old Yates Mill, NCSU Campus
Wed. May 1, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m
Visit two "jewels" of the region-Carrboro and Hillsborough
Experts and Guides:· Goodmon Fellow and Carrboro Alderman, Randee Haven O'Donnell
Goodmon Fellow and Mayor, Hillsborough, Tom Stevens
Tuesday May 14, 2:00. to 6:00 p.m-class
6:00 to 8:00 Graduation
Speaker: Jim Goodmon, Chair Emeritus, Leadership Triangle,
President/CEO, Capitol Broadcasting Company
Location: James Hunt Library, NC State University
2013 Regional Class
||Director, Change Management
||Triangle Community Foundation
||Bland Landscaping Co.
||By the Brook Productions
||Durham's Partnership for Children
||Recruiter, Global Staffing
||General Sales Manager
||WRAZ-TV/ Fox 50
|Coral Construction and Design/Pardigm Properties
||American Tobacco YMCA
|Talent Program Design & Manager
||Sustainable Industrial Solutions
|Special Revenue Projects Manager
||WRAZ-TV/ Fox 50
||Financial Center Leader
||The Art of Cool Project
||Greater Pittsboro CDC
||K&L Gates LLP
||Local Sales Manager
||Capitol Broadcasting Co.
||First V-P/Regional Manager
Quotes from Graduates:
"Leadership Triangle covered a variety of topics and issues affecting our region.· Information and thought provoking programs led participants to share spirited discussions and, most importantly, have deeper consideration or our region's challenges and opportunities."·
Jennifer Robinson, Cary Town Council Member
"This program has brought me closer to understanding my home and my region."
Phil Szostak, Principal, Szostak Design··
"The Leadership Triangle regional program was one of the most rewarding experiences ever for me.· It changed my views and outlooks more than I ever anticipated."
Sally Webb, CEO, The Special Event Company.
"This class is an eye opener and hugely valuable for those who want to engage across the Triangle community, whether you are a recent or long-time resident."
David Keesee, Sr. Director, IT, Quintiles
"Leadership Triangle is a dynamic, engaging, mind expanding experience.· Sign up, grow yourself and serve."
Dan Moore, Chief Marketing Officer, The Redwoods Group
"Participating in Leadership Triangle’s regional class gave me a greater appreciation for the Triangle, and the motivation to think more broadly about how to address issues that are important to me and the city in which I live.· The diversity of the people I met in my class was also a pleasant surprise and a great resource for the future."
Mary Mathew, Program Manager, East Durham Children’s Initiative.·
Three more CBC'ers added to list of Goodmon Fellows
Article written by Capitol Broadcasting Company