Developing Leaders

Shaping the Future

Leadership Monadnock is the cornerstone of a regional strategy to develop and enhance the communities of the Monadnock region. As emerging leaders, participants will engage with others in the community to encourage diversity and vitality and learn about the challenges and opportunities of the Monadnock region and to our state. The ideas, strategies, and contributions of Leadership Monadnock associates shape the future of our region and enhance the quality of life in our unique part of New Hampshire.

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Leadership Monadnock promotes the development of emerging community leaders by:

Exploring regional issues
Fostering involvement
Encouraging action and commitment
Challenging each participant’s overall perspective

Program Overview

Leadership Monadnock is an intensive nine-month program beginning in October with orientation, and ending in June. Full-day meetings take place once a month with each session designed to immerse participants in the truly critical aspects that drive the dynamic nature of the regional economy and quality of life. Each session is structured to present all aspects of an issue through a combination of presentation by industry experts, group discussions, workshops, field trips, and other experiences. Participants will have access to community leaders who are experts in their respective fields and include current and potential leaders representing business, government, education, civic groups, social services, the arts, the religious community and other organizations in the region.

Apply for Leadership Monadnock

To apply for the Leadership Monadnock program, click below to fill out an application. Completed applications can be emailed to The application deadline for the 2023- 2024 cohort is September 20, 2023. Feel free to call the Greater Monadnock Collaborative with any questions 603-352-1303.