Leadership Southern Indiana offers a forum to engage leaders and develop ethical leadership with the goal to improve the Southern Indiana community.

Benefits of Leadership Southern Indiana:

  • Professional and Personal Growth: LSI programs and events allow you to plug into the Southern Indiana Community and grow as a leader.

  • Developing Relationships: You will develop life-long personal and professional relationships in the LSI Alumni community.

  • Improving the Community: You have the opportunity to give back to the community, participate as an engaged citizen and invest in the future of our region.


FOCUS Registration Now Open

With five programs aimed to mobilize leaders in all stages, LSI offers dynamic opportunities to develop leadership skills and dive into the Southern Indiana community. On Wednesday, November 4, from 8am-5pm, “FOCUS will immerse you into the community while rubbing elbows with community leaders.  You will also be introduced to the Leadership Southern Indiana’s family of programs,” says Executive Director ... Read More »

LSI Announces ENGAGE Class of 2016

Now in its third year, Leadership Southern Indiana’s ENGAGE program offers participants an opportunity to drive excellence in high-level leadership to not only build their professional life, but to offer a greater community impact. “It’s our hope that ENGAGE will enable leaders within the community to grow and develop their leadership skills in an avenue that encourages them to become deeper ... Read More »

LSI Welcomes NEXGEN Class of 2016

Forty-four high school juniors from fourteen area schools began their journey on September 1st as leaders-in-development for Leadership Southern Indiana’s NEXGEN program. Geared to develop, hone, and prepare leadership skills for the journey ahead, NEXGEN collaborates with local community partners to speak about diversity, government, economical issues, and more to enlighten and engage students in community activism. NEXGEN Committee Chair ... Read More »

LSI Hosts 2015 Mayoral Debates

  As an organization that actively engages leaders and develops ethical leadership to impact the region, Leadership Southern Indiana will be hosting two mayoral debates in New Albany and Jeffersonville to kick off election season this fall. LSI and event sponsor Duke Energy hope to bring together an informed community by hearing viewpoints from each mayoral candidate in both Jeffersonville ... Read More »

LSI Announces DISCOVER Class of 2016

Gearing up for a nine-month comprehensive program, 2016 Discover participants kicked off their Leadership Southern Indiana program with a retreat at Wooded Glen Retreat and Conference Center to meet sponsors, hear from local leaders, and dive into their program year with team building activities ranging from creating team crests to climbing a 13-foot wall. Program Coordinator Lisa Bottorff says, “You ... Read More »