The 2021 conference will convene leaders across sectors to enhance and broaden leadership skills

Rockville, MDLeadership Montgomery (LM), a Montgomery County-based nonprofit connecting leaders working in the public, private and nonprofit sectors, today announced its call for speakers for its inaugural LEAD Forum held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Washington DC North/Gaithersburg on June 11, 2021.

The full-day conference will bring together leaders across industries and sectors to LEARN more about the county; ENGAGE with other leaders; AMPLIFY critical skills and DEVELOP the surrounding community. The LEAD Forum will give participants tools of action they can use to enhance or broaden their leadership skills.

“We are thrilled to launch this forum that will convene local leaders across all sectors” said C. Marie Taylor, President and CEO of Leadership Montgomery. “We look forward to presenting passionate speakers who are excited about sharing their expertise on topics around leadership, Montgomery County, civic and corporate engagement, and professional development.”

LM is looking for breakout session speakers who can present strong content that encourages audience engagement while sharing real-life strategies on topics including (but not limited to):

  • Housing and Transportation
  • Public Safety
  • State and County Government Interaction
  • Networking Strategies
  • Cross-sector Communication Strategies
  • Diversity
  • Professional Development
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Volunteerism

 Submissions are due by September 25, 2020 at 5:00 PM. Complete information can be found here.  All form fields must be completed in order to be considered.

Speaker selection will be announced by October 15, 2020.