Leadership East Kentucky
Leadership East Kentucky (LEK) is a regional leadership training and development organization, serving residents throughout Eastern Kentucky. Leadership East Kentucky is a program that is vital to the future of East Kentucky, growing leaders who in turn grow their communities. Each year, LEK recruits a leadership class from throughout East Kentucky and from diverse fields of interest, including business & industry, education, government, non-profits, religion, arts & culture, grassroots organizations and others. Topics for the sessions may include education, health, economic development, justice, governance, our youth, and other topics. In addition, we provide training in various skills, including collaboration, working in teams; asset based planning, visioning and leadership skills.
"It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit."
- Harry S. Truman