Onward Kansas: Full-on Difference Making

A pair of Kansans with passion to improve the lives of others just got a turbo-boost. Wayne Bell, Wichita, and Shannon Cotsoradis, Lawrence, have been selected as the initial participants in Onward Kansas, the Kansas Leadership Center’s new, personalized leadership...

NEWLY-ELECTED KANSAS LAWMAKERS EMBARK ON LEADERSHIP JOURNEY

Nearly three dozen Kansans, recently elected to the state legislature for the first time, gathered recently as a group to learn how to maximize their ability to exercise leadership. Leadership and Legacy in the Statehouse – A New Legislator’s Program is an...

An Open Letter to KLC Alumni – Onward Kansas

This January will mark six years for the Kansas Leadership Center (KLC).  The journey has included extensive listening, the development of a curriculum and leadership framework, the formation of teaching strategies, a full faculty team, more evaluation work than you...

Reflections on a Global Gathering

Inspiration consumes me as we reach the end of the first KLC Global Gathering. As a Kansan, I am inspired to have all these people from 13 countries and 17 American states plus the District of Columbia visiting the Sunflower State.  They have come from Norway (4),...

A Global Gathering

More than 50 leadership development practitioners from around the globe are coming to Wichita to explore the Kansas Leadership Center ‘big idea.’ When Kansas Leadership Center President & CEO Ed O’Malley participated in a Harvard leadership development seminar...