Leadership Amarillo & Canyon - Adult Class 

A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.

- Max Lucado

Since 1981, Leadership Amarillo & Canyon has educated and developed leaders for the area.  Participants meet one day a month August-May and experience a variety of businesses, organizations and area sites.  This dynamic program includes leadership development, networking, community awareness and social consciousness.  Site tours include Cal Farley's Boys Ranch, Faith City Ministries, Clements Prison, Bell Helicopter and B&W Pantex to name a few!  In addition participants will hear presentations and panel discussions from a cross section of civic, business and non-profit leadership.  Police ride-a-longs with the Amarillo Police Department continue to be one of the highlights of the program year!  Tuition is $1850 which includes food, books and transportation.  Fill out the application below.  Leadership Amarillo & Canyon looks forward to having you participating in our program!




August 24th - Opening Retreat and August 25th - 1/2 day (8:30-11:30)

                        "The Art of Networking"

September 28th - Tour Technical Program at AC East/Tour Bell Helicopter

October 26th - "Creating Positive Change"

                          Meet Andy Justus (TV Anchor at KAMR-TV), Tour of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch

November 16th - "Community Awareness" Tour Pantex, Performing Arts Center and 

                             Meet Chief of Police Ed Drain

December 21st - "Adding Value" 

                             Tour Faith City Mission and Snak Pak 4 Kids

January 25th - "Understanding Diversity and Poverty" - Poverty Simulation

February 22nd - "Leading with Impact"  Business Owner Panel

                            Leading with Impact Conference/Tour Fire Station

March 22nd - "Culture in the Workplace"

                        Tour Business Community in Canyon/WTAMU Tour

April 26th - "Labels and Stereotypes" - Tour Clements Unit

May 17th - Graduation!

To apply, please fill out the Adult Form below.