Building leaders: Leadership Detroit prepares for 30th anniversary event, recruits for new class.


The development of leaders in southeast Michigan is vital to economic growth in the Detroit region. For 30 years, Leadership Detroit, the Detroit Regional Chamber's premier leadership program, has challenged leaders to create positive change in their communities.

The 30th anniversary event kicks off on July 14th at Eastern Market in downtown Detroit and will aim to engage more than 250 Leadership Detroit graduates in conversations that will drive actionable solutions on prominent issues impacting the region.

Leadership Detroit is a transformational leadership program for existing and emerging regional leaders to educate them on the issues important to the region's future growth and success. Topics covered during the 10-month program include health care, transit, education, arts and culture, diversity and public safety.

As part of the curriculum, the program also gives senior level executives the opportunity to foster and spark...

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