Applications Due April 29 for Univ of Delaware’s Summer Leadership Institute

This week-long leadership development program will be held July 10-15, 2011, although applications must be submitted by April 29. The Summer leadership Institute is designed for current executive-level leaders and emerging leaders whose work supports people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

Participants will learn the skills needed to:

Manage and sustain person-centered, values-based transformational change;

Succeed in leadership challenges unique to the field of developmental disabilities;

Challenge the status quo through experimentation and risk-taking;

Set ambitious goals for yourself and your organization;

Build and sustain positive organizational culture and inspire the positive contribution of team members at all levels; and,

Communicate the learning to your organization upon your return.

Apply at by April 29, 2011

For questions, please e-mail Nancy Weiss at