Municipal Leader DE&I Certificate Program (Fall 2023)

The Municipal Leader Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Certificate Program is an EMBRACE program designed to equip municipal leaders with the knowledge, tools and resources to create a foundation for sustainable equitable and economic prosperity for their city and its residents by creating an environment that values differences, fosters relationships and seeks a spirit of belongingness.

 The Municipal Leader Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Certificate Program is a certificate program for INDIVIDUALS, targeting city leaders, such as mayors, city managers, city council members, and senior staff.

This program is informed by the reality of the day-to-day within city governments and aims to support municipal leaders in:

  • Learning the vital KSA's in creating a foundation for sustainable, and equitable economic prosperity for their city and community 
  • Fostering relationships by honoring and valuing individual differences
  • Creating an environment of belonging for city employees and residents

Participants will meet monthly in person from 9 am-4 pm over eight months on the following dates.

Program Framework:

Module One -     Inclusive Leadership

October 4, 2023

Module Two-     Emotionally Effective Leader 

 November 15, 2023 (Virtual)

Module Three-   Financial Management

December 6, 2023

Module Four-     Excellence in Public Safety

January 10, 2024

Module Five-     Economic and Community Growth

February 7, 2024

Module Six-       Community Engagement

March 6, 2024

Module Seven-  Human Resources

April 17, 2024

Module Eight-    Capstone Project

May 8-9, 2024 (Hybrid)


*Attendance for all modules is required to receive a certificate.

Program Cost: $1,500 - (Includes instructor fees, lunch, books, and assessments)
Parking is complimentary for program participants. 

** The program is now full. Please email [email protected] to get on the waitlist. **

10/4/2023 9:00 AM - 5/9/2024 4:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time
Georgia Municipal Association 201 Pryor Street, SW Atlanta, GA 30303 UNITED STATES
Registration not available.
Event Contact
Mr. Freddie Broome - Phone: (470) 249-6423

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