Our Leadership Programs

No matter where you are in your leadership journey, Leadership Institute of Acadiana (LIA) offers training and development opportunities to help activate your full potential as a community leader. Our unique approach to leadership training goes beyond building connections—we use a variety of team-building, communication and self-awareness exercises to help you grow professionally and personally.
Each of our regionally-focused leadership initiatives is specifically designed to provide you with the knowledge, network and support you need to succeed as a local leader. Learn about social and civic issues, connect with like-minded peers from diverse backgrounds and viewpoints and be inspired to take action for a better, stronger community.

Browse our full selection of focused programming to find the one that’s right for you.

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Acadiana OnBoard

This summit is designed to help nonprofit board members maximize their impact with interactive training and support focused on nonprofit governance and responsibilities. Learn More

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Intro Lafayette

In this two-day program, connect with like-minded peers for a better understanding of our regional framework and a behind-the-scenes look at complex community issues. Learn More
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Leadership Lafayette

Hone your leadership skills with our yearly flagship program that offers nine months of in-depth experiences designed to equip you and a small group of peers for greater community impact. Learn More

Customized and On-Site Programs

LIA also offers on-site leadership training and development opportunities for businesses and organizations. Programs can be customized and focused to address your specific requests and needs. Contact us for more information.

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