Community Leadership 101

LEARNING AREA: Leadership Development, Resident Leadership Academy
Sep. 2022
MKI Training


Sarah Byrnes and Francisco Ramos



2 hours




Whether you are a community leader or work with community leaders, join us for this training! We will cover the basics of developing community leadership in an organizing and power-building context. We’ll cover organizing principles, the role of the community leader, turn-out, leader role modeling, and more. Whether you are a seasoned professional or new to the work, you’re invited to share your wisdom, stories, and questions. This training will kick of a series focused on community leadership. Future topics are TBD; join us to provide your input. 


  • Create greater shared understanding of basic organizing/leadership concepts among CDC organizers and other interested folks  
  • Create peer learning opportunities across community leaders, organizers and possibly RSCs  
  • Spark a longer ongoing process to help professionals accomplish their goals RE leadership development; identify further training topics 
  • Build direct skills for community leaders 

Scholarships available for residents of subsidized housing. Please contact Tiana Lawrence for more information.

Registration fee

$25 members, $35 nonmembers (Scholarships Available!)