YouLead: Leadership for you and your community.

You are invited to be a part of an upcoming leadership cohort, YouLead: Leadership for you and your community.

YouLead, formerly the U-Lead Advisory Academy, is an opportunity to build your leadership skills while connecting with others who are working on complex community issues. Through the program you will have the opportunity to:

  • Expand your leadership through community site visits, discussion,interactive lessons, hands-on learning, a national tour and reflection

  • Explore thought-provoking topics such as powerful communication, unconscious bias, successful teams, motivations, strengths, conflict, well-being, and decision-making – all built on a foundation of Core Leadership Competencies™.

  • Discover Extension’s innovative programs and partnerships.

You can read more about the program at This site provides the schedule, program background information, registration costs and instructions, and a few highlights from past participants. Registration opens May 2.

Denise Stromme

Extension Educator, Leadership and Civic Engagement
University of Minnesota, Brainerd Regional Office
322 Laurel Street, Suite 21
Brainerd, MN 56401