Nomination Form

Leadership Knoxville seeks participants who meet the following criteria:

Only those individuals who fulfill the criteria listed above should be nominated.

Nominations are accepted for participants from Knox and all surrounding counties. Diverse representation is sought with consideration given to the following: profession, geography, age, ethnic origin, race, religion and gender. Approximately 50 people are selected each year based on the nominee’s interest, demonstrated personal commitment to the Greater Knoxville area and perceived leadership abilities.

Nominations may be submitted by an individual, company, organization or through self-nomination. Tuition for the Leadership Knoxville Flagship Program is $4,000.00, which includes program travel, meals, accommodations and materials. A limited number of scholarships are provided for individuals who could not otherwise participate.

Nomination Deadline – March 17, 2020
Application Deadline – March 31, 2020

2020-2021 Program Schedule

Thursday August 06, 2020 *Orientation
Friday- Saturday August 28-29, 2020 *Opening retreat (overnight)
Thursday September 10, 2020 Class session
Thursday October 08, 2020 Class session
TBD October 2020 **Annual alumni homecoming
Thursday November 12, 2020 Class session
Thursday December 10, 2020 Class session
Thursday January 14, 2021 Class session
Thursday February 11, 2021 Class session
Monday – Tuesday March 1-2, 2021 Nashville trip (overnight)
Thursday April 8, 2021 Class session
Thursday-Friday May 13-14, 2021 ***City Visit (overnight)
Tuesday May TBA ****Mayor’s Leadership Luncheon

Dates are subject to change. Participants should allocate from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. for class sessions. In addition, class members will have the opportunity to complete the following:

Additionally, each class member will be required to attend two out of four of the following at least once during the class year:

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