The mission of Leadership Wilkes-Barre is to develop informed and committed leaders from all segments of the community who will serve, strengthen and improve Northeastern Pennsylvania.
Leadership Wilkes-Barre has helped more than 10,500 participants grow professionally and personally. This leadership development organization brings together leaders throughout the community and helps them reach their full potentials.
Leadership Wilkes-Barre offers six programs: the Leadership Wilkes-Barre Core Program, Impact Leadership in Education, Junior Leadership Wilkes-Barre (for high school juniors), Executive Leadership Wilkes-Barre, Intercollegiate Leadership Wilkes-Barre and the Professional Development Series (in-house leadership training). The programs provide opportunities to network with other leaders, gain teambuilding skills and give back to the community.
Servant leadership is at the heart of Leadership Wilkes-Barre’s programs. Participants create their own community service projects and help improve quality of life in the region.