Leadership NC:
Health and Human Services

Exploring issues around health care costs and access as well as topics such as hunger and nutrition, mental illness, and the aging of the state’s population.

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Various levels of government join the group to explain their roles and responsibilities, how they interact with one another, and the scope of the services each provides.

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Economic Development

Exploring North Carolina\'s roots in agriculture and textiles and its emergence as a leader in entrepreneurship.

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Addressing the full scope of the state’s education system, from early childhood programs through post-graduate and technical training opportunities.

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Exploring the pros and cons of a variety of energy options, learn about the economic and policy dynamics at play, and see examples of sustainability and cutting-edge research in action.


Leadership North Carolina is an independent, nonpartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that engages current and emerging leaders from across the state through the Leadership North Carolina Program and ongoing networking and service opportunities.

Leadership North Carolina’s mission is to inform, develop, and engage committed leaders by broadening their understanding of and involvement in issues and opportunities facing the state.

Each year LNC recruits committed individuals interested in learning more about their state and connecting with fellow leaders. Through innovative programming, LNC teaches these engaged citizens about the challenges and opportunities facing North Carolina and offers tools to turn their knowledge into action for the benefit of the state.

LNC promotes ongoing networking and education among alumni and current program participants through its monthly Lunch and Learn series, service opportunities within the Red Thread project, and the annual LNC Forum.


Latest News/Press

Global Engagement Luncheon and Siemens Energy Tour

Here’s your opportunity to see how CPCC’s Center for Global Engagement, Siemens Energy, LNC Global, and you all come together.

Please join us Thursday, September 15, in Charlotte for a luncheon at the Harris Conference Center on the campus of Central Piedmont Community College followed by a tour of the state-of-the-art Siemens Energy Gas Turbines plant. CPCC’s President, Dr. Tony Zeiss (LNC C…Read More

LNC Celebrates Graduation of Class XXIII

On May 13, 2016, Leadership North Carolina celebrated the graduation of LNC Class XXIII with a ceremony in the Old House Chamber of the North Carolina State Capitol. The event was attended by friends, family, and colleagues of the graduates as well as by LNC board members and alumni.
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