I am grateful to the SLA for equipping the next generation of leaders with the tools, resources, and relationships they will need to move our community forward.
About Shafer Leadership Academy
We know you want to grow your leaders and help them reach their full potential. But without an easy way to develop people, you can feel you are missing opportunities to make an impact.
We understand it’s hard to develop great leaders by yourself. Each year, we provide leadership training to help 3000 people through our leadership programs. Our work impacts leaders in all industries including higher education, manufacturing, banking, healthcare and non-profit organizations.
Inspiring positive change in our community.
For more than 50 years, Hamer and Phyllis Shafer invested their lives into building leaders in our community. That’s why Shafer Leadership Academy is dedicated to continuing their work of growing leaders who make an impact on their families, organizations and community. Continue Reading »
Shafer Leadership Academy provides inclusive leadership development so that people, organizations and communities reach their full potential.
Empowering people to inspire positive change in their community. Our participants excel in their careers, enrich the lives of others and transform their communities.
At Shafer Leadership Academy, we believe that growing your people is the best way to increase your impact. Our core values help you multiply your success and increase your impact on those you serve.
See potential in others + conduct outreach + see outside of ourselves
Invite varied voices to the table + embrace differences
We grow by serving others and our community + we encourage service in others + goodwill
Kindness + empathy + thoughtful concern + willingness to help others
Be the change you want to see + hopeful + can do attitude
Self-awareness + awareness of personal passion + continuous learning
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I still remember activities that we participated in and utilize the lessons I took away from the program years later.
Confident leaders and engaged board members make our community strong. That’s why it made sense to partner with Shafer Leadership Academy.
Do you need an easy way to develop your people?
At Shafer Leadership Academy, we believe that growing your people is the best way to increase your impact. So find a program that’s right for you. Now is the time to invest in your people. Let’s multiply your success with more effective and enthusiastic leaders.
Align your team and increase your success.
Do you need help creating a plan to develop and grow your people? Our leadership assessment will give you clarity about your biggest opportunities and next steps to align your teams.