Overview

The Leadership Nashville Foundation was founded in 1976 as an independent, executive leadership program to give community leaders a three-dimensional view of this city. Since Metropolitan Nashville is a union of satellite cities and neighborhoods, participants live and work in communities that are near and yet worlds apart. Leadership Nashville plays a vital role in bringing these leaders together.

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Staff

Leadership Nashville is a volunteer-driven organization that is lead by executive director Jerry B. Williams. We are governed by a Board of Trustees and programs are planned by alumni volunteer committees.

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History

Leadership Nashville came about as a result of two groups finding each other. In January 1976, C. Brent Poulton, PhD, who had recently joined the University of Tennessee Nashville faculty to develop community programs, invited Frank Robinson, executive director of Leadership Atlanta, to speak to a group of Nashvillians, “people who could make things happen.”

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Class Dates 2014-2015

View Class Dates for 2014-2015

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Board of Trustees

View a list of the Board of Trustees and their titles.

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