The City of Newport News is committed to the development of leaders. We are pleased to be able to offer to employees who desire leadership development in a meaningful way participation in the Leadership Development Academy (LDA).
If you are willing to commit to a personal and professional development program that will challenge you, encourage you and inspire you, then yes LDA is right for you!
Employees are taken through a 12 month learning journey, exposed to various leadership topics presented by highly qualified practitioners.
Applications can be accessed on the "Apply Now" page. Admission into the LDA program is a competitive process with those selected having demonstrated a prior commitment to learning and leadership.
Applications are now being accepted for the FY 22 LDA class .
For consideration into the FY 22 Academy, employees must submit their online enrollment form no later than close of business on August 13, 2021.
*Participants in the LDA II program will be expected to participate in a 6 month practicum project