“In a short period of time, the Fellows program has been transformational in how I think of Memphis and my role as a leader and change agent.” -- Maria Lensing, VP at AT&T
New Memphis Fellows is the premiere community-wide leadership development experience for mid-career leaders in Memphis. With a history that spans over 10 years, Fellows is designed for those high-performing professionals, who are already excelling in their careers and positively impacting our community, but who are seeking to amplify that power through access to new connections, skills and experiences.
The year-long curriculum empowers Fellows to grow within a committed community of learners, take action on a local challenge and drive the world around them forward. Benefits of being a Fellow include:
- Enhanced capacity for leadership, through increased communication, team building, strategic planning, project management skills
- Contact with a diverse network of individuals , who share a commitment to improving Memphis
- Increased self-awareness
- Connections to seasoned executives and their community endeavors