History

Question

What is the history of the program?

Answer

Started in 1979, Leadership Kansas is the second oldest statewide leadership program in the country. The program was established to identify a group of diverse, established leaders from across the state and develop programming that introduces the participants to the most important topics/issues in Kansas. It is an affiliate program of the Kansas Chamber and is governed by a separate, independent Board of Trustees that endeavors to maintain the high standards of one of the most revered leadership programs in the country.