Leadership Northwest Indiana

The Leadership Institute at PNW is the hub for leadership development in Northwest Indiana. Because leadership is highly valued for both business and personal success, we work to develop great leaders of all ages.

Our mission is simple: develop and support leaders wherever they are on their leadership journey to help them build their leadership tool kit with skills developed through our researched-based program and customized approach.

2022-23 Application

Leadership Northwest Indiana (LNI)

Our 2022-2023 Leadership Northwest Indiana (LNI) program will include 8 in-person sessions of instruction and activities, a 360-leadership assessment, and custom one-on-one coaching. This program will give you evidenced-based learning experiences to strengthen your leadership skills and give you strategies to be a better leader in your career, in your community and in your personal life.

The LNI program is well-regarded as a great place for you to build your professional networks, as you learn from the real-world challenges your colleagues bring to our discussions. Our sessions are led by leadership experts from both the academic and business world so that you get the latest research-based leadership content and the most current skills to add to your tool kit.

  • A certificate from Purdue Northwest will be awarded upon completion of the 8-month program.
  • You will receive a 360-Assessment followed by customized one-on-one coaching.
  • You will be asked to do a few tasks before and after our sessions.
  • Cost: $2,200 per person

2022-2023 Schedule

The Leadership Northwest Indiana program begins in September 2022 and runs through May 2023. We will meet for 8 monthly, half-day in-person sessions on PNW’s Westville Campus. Each session is 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Our 2022-2023 dates are as follows:

  • September 8, 2022
  • October 13, 2022
  • November 10, 2022
  • January 12, 2023
  • February 5, 2023
  • March 9, 2023
  • April 13, 2023
  • May 11, 2023

If you have any questions, the Leadership Institute can be reached at leadershipinstitute@pnw.edu or call (219) 989-2802.

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Please join us in building strong leaders by nominating a colleague, an employee or a friend to attend the Leadership Institute’s hallmark program, Leadership Northwest Indiana which has been redesigned to reflect the latest leadership practices and helpful tools.

NOMINATION FORM

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A Leader in Leadership

See why Leadership Northwest Indiana is right choice for you! Our guide outlines everything about the program, from the instructors you’ll work with to the insights you’ll gain.


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Leadership Northwest Indiana brochure cover. A young black woman looks confidently into the future with illustrated arrows in front of her.

A Leader in Leadership

See why Leadership Northwest Indiana is right choice for you! Our guide outlines everything about the program, from the instructors you’ll work with to the insights you’ll gain.


Download the Guide (6 MB PDF)