Valley Leadership’s Explore Program Goes to Navajo Nation
Explore's last trip was to Navajo Nation, one of the largest tribal governments of the North American Indian Nations. We met community leaders and learned about how they continue to work on maintaining their cultural heritage while planning and forging ahead into the future.
Valley Leadership’s Explore Program Goes to Buckeye
Explore's fourth trip was to Buckeye, which was once considered a rural, farmland community and is now one of the fastest growing cities in the nation.
Valley Leadership’s Explore Program Goes to Mesa
Explore's third trip was to Mesa, where we focused on the downtown area. We learned about the significant influx of investment and how the growth is affecting the residents and neighborhoods nearby.
Valley Leadership’s Explore Program Goes to Nogales
Explore's second trip spent two days in Ambos Nogales (Spanish for “both Nogales”), which refers to the two cities with the same name: Nogales, Arizona, United States, and Nogales, Sonora, Mexico.
Valley Leadership’s Explore Program Goes to Yuma
Explore participants learned about Yuma's thriving agriculture industry, the community's focus on education and how larger issues in Arizona like immigration and water show up for Yuma's residents.
Words of Wisdom for Women’s History Month
March is Women’s History Month, a time for us to celebrate the accomplishments and wisdom of the female leaders who have paved the way for those who come after them. Thank you to all our female leaders!
Celebrating Black History Month
We celebrate Black History Month, an opportunity to recognize the rich history of the Black community and honor the achievements individuals and their contributions to our global society.
Valley Leadership Selects 15 Arizonans For Inaugural Explore Program
Explore is the second of VL’s reimagined leadership development programs that will take participants to explore the wide...
Thank You, 2021 Impact Maker Team Members
With the holiday season upon us, we want to take time to express our gratitude for all the Impact Team members who have committed themselves this year.
Paige Soucie Joins Valley Leadership Team
Paige Soucie has joined the Valley Leadership team as our Director of Marketing & Communications. She’ll help us share how VL’s reimagined leadership development model and Impact Maker are making a difference on the most pressing issues facing the state.
VL Welcomes Public Ally, Bhavana Somayaji
Bhavana Somayaji joins the Valley Leadership team, where she’ll support VL’s leadership development programs, Catalyze and Explore, over the next 10 months as a Public Ally and Strategic Learning Program Coordinator. Get to know Bhavana and join us in welcoming her to the Valley Leadership team.