Leadership Portfolio 2018-10-03T15:43:04+00:00

About Leadership Portfolio

English Seminar

Since 2006, the CfG has delivered leadership programs to support Geelong’s transformation into a world-class city-region. Continued encouragement and mentoring of both emerging and existing leaders is essential to the successful transformation of Geelong. The CfG remains confident that with our leadership programs, graduates will become part of a courageous group of people ready to lead our city-region to excellence and prosperity.

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Leaders for Geelong Program

The Leaders for Geelong program is providing our city-region with inspired and well connected visionaries who are better prepared to lead their own organisations and the wider community. Leaders for Geelong (LfG) is a two-year program that develops personal leadership capacity through a unique learning experience, designed to address the current social, economic and environmental issues of importance to the Geelong city-region.

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Activate Leadership Program

Activate is an eight-week program for emerging leaders to explore the foundations of leadership and gain confidence, knowledge, skills and strategies to lift their leadership capacity for personal, professional and community benefit. Participants develop a strategic understanding of the challenges facing the Geelong city-region and are inspired and challenged by a broad range of information and guest speakers. Activate uses both experiential and adult learning principles to provide an engaging mix of learning experiences.

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The CfG’s leadership portfolio alumni is made up of more than 400 members from Leaders for Geelong, Activate, LEAD Barwon and the Barwon Community Leadership Program. This number of alumni demonstrates the value of the investment made in leadership development since 2006. These graduates are passionate advocates for our city-region and are prepared, connected and committed to play an active role in community life.

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