Plan for our upcoming leadership seminar!
Mark your calendars for Celebrate Waukee! Revamping the city’s annual festival was the class project of the 2015 WLI class!
Introduction to Leadership
Duane McGee, Superintendent, Norwalk Community School District
History of Waukee
John Quinn, Waukee Police Chief
Clint Robinson, Fire Chief
Chad Leonard, Dallas County Sheriff
Community Leadership Round Table
Melinda Behn, Chamber of Commerce
Geoff Warmouth, Waukee Hardware
Eric Kress, Waukee YMCA
Waukee Mayor Bill Peard
Waukee City Manager Tim Moerman
Community Education Leadership
Cindy McDonald, Waukee Superintendent
Character in the Workplace
J. Scott Raecker, Character Counts
John Gibson, Public Works Director
Dan Dutcher, Community and Economic Director
Brad Deets, Development Services Director
Personal Leadership in the Community
Mary Shieve, Waukee CSD Board
Rick Petersen, Waukee City Council
Class Networking & Introduction
Free Appetizers and networking event with WLI Alumni and current class and prospective class members
DiSC Survey Preview
(Instrument delivered before Session I)
Leadership – Know Yourself to Lead Yourself & How to Give Back
Defining volunteerism & how to get engaged with the community.
Leadership – Creating a Culture of Excellence.
Know Yourself to Lead the Team (Servant Leadership) – Leading with humility, courage, and strength.
Waukee Community Citizens Panel – How to give back & get involved?
Defining small business challenges
List of Opportunities
Know Yourself to Maximize Your Influence
Tour of Police & Fire Stations
Become a Multiplying Leader
Economic Development in Waukee
Planning & Development
Central Iowa Economic Development
Tour of the Waukee Public Works Facility