Leadership Southern Indiana is an organization that trains local professionals to better impact their community. Our goal is to create cross-sector, multi-generational leaders who become mobilized to transform the region as a whole.

Benefits of Leadership Southern Indiana:

  • Individual Growth: Our programs build your knowledge and skill sets, taking an internal focus to foster an external impact.
  • Key Relationship Development: With over 1,300 alumni, you will build lifelong friendships, critical professional contacts, and cross-sector partnerships to increase community collaboration.
  • Community Transformation: Programs will open your eyes to the opportunities to get involved–from volunteerism to philanthropic efforts and board membership, you will feel more involved in the community.

Upcoming Events

Mar 08

DISCOVER Health & Human Services

March 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mar 15

ENGAGE Ethics Day

March 15 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Apr 12


April 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Apr 13


April 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Meet the Board: Bill Hanson

Where are you from, and how long have you lived/worked in Southern Indiana? I am from Nebraska. I have been in Southern Indiana since February 2010. What is your current job position and where? I am senior publisher for Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc. with responsibilities at newspapers in Kentucky as well as my home newspaper, …

Chris Garten, ENGAGE Class of 2017

ENGAGE has provided me a platform to help not only hone my soft skills, but has highlighted the importance of personal responsibility when communicating and dealing with people.  No matter what industry you’re in, business and life is about relationships.  The ENGAGE program has solidified the importance of investing not only in people, but the …

Suzi Tipton, DISCOVER Class of 2017

Suzi Tipton is the Sales Director at Derby Dinner Playhouse in Clarksville, IN, whose interest and knowledge for the region piqued during Economy Day, where the DISCOVER Class of 2017 toured businesses from the maritime industry to technology to small, local business. Suzi’s favorite moments included watching the barge launch at Jeff Boat as well as …