HCLA is a 10-month program for professionals who live or work in Hamilton County. Participants begin the program with a two-day retreat in August, and from September through June, participants attend one class session each month focused on a topic connected to operations and community resources in Hamilton County.

Graduates of HCLA have:

  • Gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of Hamilton County.
  • Cultivate meaningful, life-long connections with their peers, HCLA alumni, and community leaders.
  • Understand how to best lead to make an impact in their own backyard.

How to Apply – Applications for the Class of 2024 are now open and are due on April 12, 2023. Click here to learn more about the application process.