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.


Emerging Leaders to Host Night-Out Event at Derby Dinner

  On Thursday, March 10, Emerging Leaders will be hosting a unique opportunity for a night-out at Derby Dinner Playhouse, a Southern Indiana gem. Featuring the Tony-award-winning Into the Woods that became a motion picture in 2014, the Into the Woods event starts at 5:30 with a cocktail sampler sponsored by Brown-Forman, followed by dinner at 6:30 and the show ... Read More »

Alumni Spotlight: Alan Taylor

  Alan Taylor has been employed with New Albany-Floyd County Schools for 28 years, and as the Director of Career & Technical Education, he is responsible for developing and monitoring the high school career and technical education programs throughout CTE District 45. This district includes all public, private, and parochial schools located within Crawford, Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Scott, and Washington ... Read More »

Alumni Spotlight: Melissa Fry, DISCOVER Class of 2014

Melissa Fry, a 2014 Leadership Southern Indiana DISCOVER graduate, is the Director of the Applied Research and Education Center as well as Assistant Professor of Sociology at Indiana University Southeast. As she was someone new to the area, Leadership Southern Indiana gave Melissa the foundation to build relationships to not only learn more about the region, but to build a ... Read More »

Campaign 101 Rescheduled for January 30th!

Campaign 101 has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 30 from 9a.m.-Noon at IU-Southeast’s University Center North, Room 127. Though the event is free, registration is required: please register here by Friday, January 29. For Southern Indiana residents wanting a crash-course to prepare for launching a political campaign, Leadership Southern Indiana has stepped up for the second year to offer Campaign ... Read More »

LeadershipSI Breakfast Series featuring Techshot CEO Mark Deuser

On Thursday, February 18, from 7:30-9a.m., please join Leadership Southern Indiana alumni and the community for breakfast and speaker Mark Deuser, President and CEO of Techshot. An innovator, entrepreneur, and engineer, Deuser’s business endeavors have included developing products with NASA and the Department of Defense. Southern Indiana is proud of be called home to Techshot, located in Greenville, IN. Leadership ... Read More »