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 East Central Indiana’s Premiere Leadership Development Academy

Shafer Leadership Academy provides people of all ages, backgrounds and interests access to the tools necessary to develop and enhance their leadership skills. Our aim is to provide contemporary leadership training that meets the needs of communities, businesses, nonprofit organizations and private individuals.

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Ingenuity: Creativity & Innovation for Leaders provides 21st Century leaders with an understanding of how to facilitate and enhance creative thinking and innovation in the workplace to create effective organizational change.  Individuals learn and practice the facilitation techniques that free them to think beyond the usual, that encourage broad thinking and that result in ownership and implementation of the strategies devised.


Want to know more about Shafer Leadership Academy?

Take a few minutes to watch our current partners, program graduates, and staff tell their SLA story in this brief, but inspiring video.


Program Testimonials

Thank you to our sponsors and participating organizations!