EGSC graduates Staff Leadership Program participants
by Whitley Clifton | August 9, 2019 10:53 am
East Georgia State College graduated their first participants in the inaugural Staff Leadership Program. The 13 participants completed the year-long program and received their certificates July 25.
The college began the Staff Leadership Program to help dedicated employees of EGSC develop their leadership skills. The first cohort of the program was selected based upon their potential to contribute in the future to the college’s attainment of its mission as demonstrated by the applicant’s past contributions to the mission of EGSC, their experience and educational record, their future plans for career advancement in higher education, their commitment to participate fully in the program, the support of their supervisor, and the quality of their written application.
The program began in August 2018 and ran through July. Members of the first cohort attended meetings throughout the year to identify their leadership styles and develop their skills to become more effective leaders and communicators. Participants also had mentors from the senior staff of the college to help further their understanding of the college as a whole and identify how to best achieve their professional goals.
During the year, participants met monthly with…
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