​The purpose of LEADERSHIP GALVESTON 2016 is to develop leaders by providing an educational program on the needs, challenges, and service learning opportunities in the City of Galveston -- as well as provide motivation for the leadership candidates to become involved in Galveston's future.

Acceptance in the program is based on potential leadership skills, involvement in community affairs and concern for the future of Galveston.

As civic, business, and government leaders tackle current issues, a new generation of leadership is training to overcome obstacles that face Galveston and those that will arise in the coming years.  Leadership Galveston 2016 is a training ground, providing participants with the necessary skills to meet those challenges.


  • Acquaint participants with Galveston's history, government, economy, and resources. 
  • Offer participants the opportunity to meet and develop working relationships with current leaders and decision makers.
  • Encourage program participants to actively become involved in community leadership roles.

The class will meet from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. every Friday on the following dates: January 29, February 12, February 26, March 18, April 1, April 15, and April 29.


Please click here for the the Leadership Galveston Application and the Employer’s Certification.



Please complete the Leadership Galveston Application and the Employer’s Certification forms and mail to:

Galveston College Leadership Institute
C/O Leadership Galveston Coordinator
4015 Avenue Q
Galveston, TX 77550



Updated 1/11/2016 - Content Author Lgreenfield