Municipal Leader DE&I Certificate Program (Fall 2024)

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 9, 2024

Module Two-     Emotionally Effective Leader 

November 13, 2024 

Module Three-   Financial Management

December 11, 2024

Module Four-     Excellence in Public Safety

January 8, 2025

Module Five-     Economic and Community Growth

February 5, 2025

Module Six-       Community Engagement

March 5, 2025

Module Seven-  Human Resources

April 23, 2025

Module Eight-    Capstone Project

May 13-15, 2025 (virtual)


*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. 

10/9/2024 9:00 AM - 5/15/2025 4:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time
Georgia Municipal Association 201 Pryor Street, SW Atlanta, GA 30303 UNITED STATES
Spots available
Sign in or create an account to register Last day to register is 10/9/2024
Event Contact
Mr. Freddie Broome - Phone: (470) 249-6423

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