Leadership for the 21st Century

This six-month leadership program is designed to help "new" and "potential next-in-line" City of Plano leadership talent meet the demands of the modern workplace, while providing tools needed to be successful as a leader within the organization. 

Leadership for the 21st Century kicks off each April, concluding in September. Regular full-time employees, who are in good standing and not currently on probation nor on any type of disciplinary action, may apply. The program centers around three(3) focus areas: "Transitioning from Order-Taker to Impact-Maker," "Strengthening Relationships," and "Resolving Situations." 
Classes convene bi-weekly, facilitated by an array of skilled and experienced instructors.

Applications for the 2018 L21 Program are now being accepted! All Applications and Supervisor Recommendations should be submitted electronically to Tony Beasley, L21 Coordinator, at tonyb@plano.gov. Deadline for receiving all information is Noon on Wednesday, February 28, 2018. Forms that are incomplete (or partially completed) disqualifies that applicant from being considered for the 2018 program.