NTX Magazine Volume 5 - Page 85

Spotlight on north texas Leadership North Texas With more than 150 municipalities, 12 counties and 9,000 square miles of land, North Texas has the footprint of a small country. Collaboration is key to ensuring that our region’s business and community leaders work together to build a sustainable future. Leadership North Texas, a program of the North Texas Commission, was developed to recruit, develop and support a cadre of regional stewards. Khakimullin Aleksandr/Shutterstock.com Entering its seventh program year, Leadership North Texas boasts nearly 200 alumni made up of state and local elected officials, business and university executives, and community leaders. This program continues to grow and evolve with the launch of LNT University, a three-day boot camp aimed at providing both regional knowledge and career development to young professionals. Learn more at www.leadershipnorthtexas.org. FALL/WINTER 2015 www.ntc-dfw.org 83