A New Leadership Opportunity for Powerful and Practical Ways to Champion Our Local Communities!
Three-Nation Leadership Initiative™
- Offering Place-Based Leadership Education
- Bringing Together Community Connectors
- Engaging in Destination Development
A leadership program designed for community-builders – connecting social capital, building relationships, addressing shared challenges, designing creative solutions, and purposefully leading the way to greater prosperity through a dose of leadership wisdom which will energize and expand your skills.
Facilitated by Linda Cross Godfrey, known for creative and practical place-based and nature-based education. Linda will be joined by selected outstanding presenters, with classes located in invigorating communities, in comfortable settings, with active learning experiences that honors the learning style of each participant.
Linda facilitated the Washington County Leadership Institute for 21 years, and has lead other leadership programs in companies, classes and civic organizations. Linda's new Leadership Initiative is open to lifetime residents, new arrivals, men and women of all ages — from eager millennials to vibrant retirees. All are welcome.
Six Classes in Six Communities
All classes begin at 9:00 am ET/10:00 am AT
Lunch is included as part of your fee - Midday
All classes end at 4:00 pm ET/5:00 pm AT
Tuesday, April 10th — Wabanaki Culture Center, Calais, ME
Topic: Nikanke/Leader — The Leader as Intentional Presence, Relationship Builder, Problem Solver, Super Connector, Historical Champion, Future Facer, Purposeful Action Initiator.
Tuesday, April 24th — Cobscook Community Learning Center, Trescott, ME
Topic: Storyfinder/Leader — The Leader as Story Sleuth, Vision Spotter, Organizer, and Translator of Nature into Captivating Experiences that Satisfy Residents and Attract Guests and New Comers. This is the class closest to Earth Day — we'll focus on our glorious and fragile environment, and ways to share in its bounty for the common good.
Tuesday, May 8th — Eastport Arts Center, Eastport, ME
Topic: Place Maker/Leader — Involving the work found in the blog: Power of Place: Facing the Limits But Also Accepting the Power of Addressing Local Issues — and the blog: 11 Signs a Community Will Succeed. This is the date close to the release of a new book by James and Deb Fallows who have co-produced The American Futures Project, which looked at 50 communities across the U.S. This 5-year project of The Atlantic magazine, National Public Radio and ESRI geographic information systems includes significant presence of resiliency and reinvention in those communities — Eastport is one of these featured communities.
Tuesday, May 22nd — Location to be determined, Milbridge, ME
Topic: Cultural Champion/Leader — Identifying the history, journey, experiences, failures and successes, talents, passions, visions of community members to build together toward local sustainability. This day will include a focus on good food, farmland, local antioxidants, area food industries, and challenges for marketing, trade, and building our local "Brand."
Tuesday, June 5th — Garcelon Center, St. Stephen, NB
Topic: International Citizen/Leader — Appreciating our Three-Nation identity. Building on, and mastering the uniquenesses we have, and creating models for sustainability through connections, new ideas, and looking to the future through “reality glasses."
Thursday, June 21st — Welshpool Community Hall, Campobello Island, NB
Topic: Deliverer/Leader — Class members will have projects which they design and develop over the class period — new inventions, products, events, offerings, marketing, revitalization, restoration, collaborations, partnerships, publications — to present this day. This date is Graduation Day and will include an early evening meal, project presentations, and celebration.
We will offer the next 3-Nation Leadership Initiative September 21–December 21, 2018 (autumn equinox–winter solstice).
Watch here for more details.
- Your Investment in this Three-Nation Leadership Initiative™ is $495.00.
- Included are facilitation and presentations, meals, and materials.
- A Certificate of Completion will be presented. CEU announcement will be made at Information Session.
Call to register anytime: (Office) 207-853-6036 • (Cell) 207-853-2922
Pay by Credit Card, Debit Card, or Check (Note: Cross-border mail may take 10 days). Enquire about a payment plan. Please remit your check to:
Three-Nation Leadership Initiative™
Atlantic Leadership Center
Attn: Linda Cross Godfrey
PO Box 314
Eastport, Maine 04631
We look forward to your participation in this new Initiative!