Executive Leadership Development Series

CenterState CEO is offering members a new seven month comprehensive leadership series. The program is presented by CenterState CEO, with curriculum support from Onondaga Community College, Syracuse University, Le Moyne College, TEDCenter at University College, SUNY Oswego, Wells College and Ahern, Murphy & Associates and Leadership Greater Syracuse.

The Executive Leadership Development Series helps executives and rising managers reach the next level by enhancing critical thinking, communication and empowerment skills.  


Course Topics include:

March 20                         Communication & Cultivating Professional Relationships

April 24                           Motivating & Empowering your Workplace

May 22                             Cultural Diversity in the Workplace

June 19                            Work Life Balance (New Session)

September 28                  Critical Thinking and Reflection

October 30                      The Transformational Leader

November 20                  The ROI of Civic Engagement


Candidate Criteria:

  • Recommended a minimum of 5 years professional experience showing progressively increased responsibility
  • A record of accomplishment and experience in one’s respective field
  • Commitment to seven half-day sessions over the course of the year; must attend all seven to graduate from program (8:30am to 12pm)
  • All students will be asked to provide their managers/supervisors with a report of what they have learned at the end of the program.


The Executive Leadership Development Series is available exclusively to CenterState CEO Members for $1199 per person.  Cost will increase to $1299 after January 12th.  Enrollment is limited to 20 participants. 


December 6                      Informational Session

January 31                        Application Deadline

February 14                      Acceptance decisions made

February 28                      Kickoff meeting- Meet your classmates and learn more about the program

November 22                   Graduation/ Commencement celebration



For more information or an application contact Lisa Metot at (315) 470-1870 or lmetot@centerstateceo.com    

Executive Leadership Development Registration

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