Local Government Academy
Leadership Circle

The Leadership Circle supports professionally developed training delivered by subject matter experts to Promote Excellence in Local Government.

The Leadership Circle allows municipalities to support accessible education and training developed specifically on matters relevant to local governments in Pennsylvania.

For inquiries, contact us at (412) 586-5659, or e-mail: [email protected].

What is the Leadership Circle?

Joining the Leadership Circle provides benefits to you and your fellow local government peers. Here’s how:

  • The Leadership Circle supports the Virtual Academy – a low-cost online library of educational webinars on matters relevant to local government in Pennsylvania.
  • Provides discounts for incoming officials to enroll in Newly Elected Officials Course – an essential training for new public officials.
  • Gives early-bird notice of trainings and Local Government Academy programs such as the Municipal Intern Program.
  • The Leadership Circle ensures that local officials and municipal staff can access Local Government Academy training, regardless of their ability to pay.
Investing in ongoing professional development for municipal officials and employees sets the foundation for municipalities to govern well and deliver essential services effectively. Your support of the Leadership Circle demonstrates your commitment publicly and gives you access to a variety of benefits.

Leadership Levels

Gold Members

South Strabane Township
Upper St. Clair
Steel Rivers Council of Governments
West View Water Authority
Forest Hills
Bethel Park
Cranberry Township
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Silver Members

Bellevue Borough
Richland Township