Rio Hondo College Leadership Academy will empower and develop classified, faculty, and management through the development of leadership skills to prepare for leadership roles at every level of the organization.

The Rio Hondo College Leadership Academy is a 10-month program that offers over 60 hours of engaging professional development for individual participants and culminates in the implementation of a Campus Improvement Project (CIP). The intent of the program is to provide staff from all employee groups the opportunity for professional growth, leadership development, and to enhance their ability to lead from any position on campus.

Components of the Academy

  • Evening Orientation
  • Opening Retreat (overnight) in August
  • 9 seven-hour class sessions held once a month between September 2020 and May 2021
  • Campus Improvement Project
  • Academy Completion Award & Recognition at Board Meeting