Leading for Results - LGFCU Fellows

With the generous support of the Local Government Federal Credit Union, individuals selected as LGFCU Fellows will receive this program tuition-free.

The Leading for Results program develops local government leaders. The fall program meets for two one-week sessions with a cohort of 25 participants (there will be two offerings this fall). The intensive two-week program, held in Chapel Hill, aims to enhance personal as well as organizational leadership skills and competencies.  Participants complete the program with a deeper understanding of their individual leadership strengths, skills of improving their organizations, and a renewed passion for public service.  

Individuals admitted to this program will attend as Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) Fellows. LGFCU Fellows are a select group of individuals who represent the future of North Carolina local government leadership. LGFCU Fellows participate tuition free in the Leading for Results course, receive individual coaching, as well as join the alumni network and attend alumni events tuition free. Travel and lodging are the responsibility of the participants’ jurisdiction.


COHORT 1: September 13-17, 2021 & October 11-15, 2021
COHORT 2: November 8-12, 2021 & December 6-10, 2021

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Attendees: This program is for individuals new to or expanding their leadership in their organization, individuals transitioning from technical to managerial and leadership responsibilities, and/or leaders who are looking to improve their skills to better serve their organizations.

Applications for the Fellows program are encouraged from local government professionals who lead or seek to lead in their organizations, including managers and assistant managers, department heads and senior staff, assistants and directors, executives, and administrators.

With the generous support of the Local Government Federal Credit Union, individuals selected as LGFCU Fellows will receive this program tuition-free.

Attendance Policy:  Once accepted, participants are expected to attend all sessions and events, including some evening events. This highly interactive program is designed to create and leverage an engaged learning community as such full participation is needed for individuals and classmates to get the most out of this experience.


  • Chapel Hill, NC
    September 13 - 17, 2021
    October 11 - 15, 2021
    November 8 - 12, 2021
    December 6 - 10, 2021

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599
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    Must apply
    Registration and payment for this course grants access for a single attendee. In order to register a group of attendees, please register each person individually. If you have questions, please contact our registration office at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Jessica Khan

Program Manager, Leadership Group
Robert W. Bradshaw Jr. Distinguished Professor of Public Administration and Government, and Director, LGFCU Program