Leadership Council Overview

The CLC Leadership Council, which is an advisory group for the CLC, will engage all CLC alumni in activities that support the mission of CLC and build its capacity to engage the community. The Council will offer professional and leadership skill development that will position members for future civic engagement.

Benefits to Members

The Council’s work will provide its members the opportunity to:

·        Positively impact the community around leadership and civic engagement development.

·        Develop leadership and civic engagement skills through learning opportunities and involvement with CLC and Board activities.

·        Network with CLC Board Members, Alumni and staff

·        Gain knowledge through special events, lunches with CLC Board of Trustees, individual meetings, etc.

·        Develop relationships with CLC Alumni and Board members who are passionate about making an impact in Northeast Ohio.

·        Raise awareness in the community about the CLC.

·        Continue learning about and shaping Cleveland’s civic community.

Meeting Schedule 2019-2020(TBD)

·        Council Orientation & Social-May 2019

·        CLC Board of Trustees Annual Meeting-June 2019

·        4 Quarterly Council Meetings-July, October, January, April

·        Committee Meetings as scheduled by each committee

·        Leadership Development Workshops as developed by Council

·        CLC Events and Program Days as scheduled


Leadership Council members are expected to pay annual dues of $500 (for profit) or $200 (nonprofit), maintain their membership as a CLC Member, and attend Council meetings and CLC events. (see Statement of Expectations on website for additional details.)