NEW Leadership Illinois

NEW Leadership Illinois

"We don't just break glass ceilings. We build on the foundation created by the women who have come before us."
-State Representative Barbara Flynn Currie

NEW LeadershipTM Illinois develops young women to be effective leaders in public service careers. The program targets areas such as leadership education, political savvy, and policy skills. The program is structured to emphasize active learning. Women leaders from the state, including Illinois women legislators, serve as mentors in the program. IGPA co-sponsors the program with the Conference of Women Legislators of the Illinois General Assembly (COWL).