Local governments in Contra Costa County are collaborating to offer a Leadership Academy for emerging leaders. The 2020 Leadership Academy that was disrupted due to the COVID pandemic will relaunch in January 2021. The Academy will meet on the second Thursday of each month for seven sessions, ending in July 2021. The target audience is Division Managers, Assistant Department Heads, mid-managers, and other emerging leaders.
Goals of the Leadership Academy
To create a cost-effective talent development program for the participating jurisdictions
To enhance the leadership skills and capacities of the participants
To assist the participating agencies in their succession planning efforts
To offer employees positive development opportunities and motivating experiences