2018 Leadership Institute
April 29 – May 4, 2018
YMCA of the Rockies, Estes Park, Colorado
Fellow and Mentor Applications Open: June 1, 2017
Mentor Applications Due: September 30, 2017
Fellow Applications Due: October 30, 2017
The 11th MPLA Leadership Institute will again be facilitated by nationally known organizational development consultant Maureen Sullivan. Ms. Sullivan has over 25 years of experience in leadership development and is the Past President of the American Library Association. She helped establish the ACRL/Harvard Leadership Institute and is a faculty member for its annual program.
Criteria for applicants (fellows):
*Includes lodging at double-occupancy rates and all meals on site. Requests for single-occupancy rooms will be addressed on a case-by-cases basis and will incur extra charges.
Selection and notification:
30 participants will be selected through a process involving MPLA state representatives and the MPLA Leadership Institute Committee. Notifications will be sent by December 15, 2017.
From past institute participants:
Read more testimonials at http://mpla.us/services/mpla-leadership-institute/leadership-institute-testimonials.html
The Institute will be held at the YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park, Colorado. Located in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, the 860-acre facility is 65 miles northwest of Denver and is surrounded on three sides by the magnificent Rocky Mountain National Park. See http://ymcarockies.org/.
Are you a graduate of the MPLA Leadership Institute wanting a chance to pay it forward?
Do you have room in your library or institutional budget and wish to support the future of libraries and their leaders?
Are you a vendor with the desire to do just a little more this year?
Good news--you can help sponsor the 2018 MPLA Leadership Institute!
Free will contributions are accepted online. Donate Now!
We also have many levels of support that are geared toward vendors and institutions starting for as little as $500. Contact our Leadership Institute Committee's chair, Mary J. Soucie with your questions or to discuss the level that is right for you or your organization.
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