The ULF Connect Leadership Program

Jaq1The ULF Connect Leadership Program is an intense 10 month leadership training experience designed to help participants become more effective, well rounded, and influential leaders in the areas of business, politics and community leadership. The ULF Connect experience consist of mostly technical/skills based classes where participants will learn how to effectively navigate specific leadership environments. Throughout the year, participants will also meet and interact with some of Colorado’s most influential leaders.

The Selection Process

Participants of the ULF Connect program are selected via an application and interview process.  The ULF Connect Leadership Program was designed for the top up and coming professionals/leaders who have proven leadership experience and/or display leadership potential.  The ideal candidate is someone who is established in their career, has a proven track record in business, political or community leadership and someone who is looking to refine/improve their leadership skills while building their network.

Applications for the 2018 ULF Connect Class are now CLOSED

2018 ULF Connect Class Schedule*

Month Topic Location
January Interviews University of Denver
Official Correspondence University of Denver
February Introduction Night University of Denver
Retreat: Leadership and Team Building Embassy Suites – Loveland
March Economics of Denver University of Denver
Public Speaking and Laughaceuticals University of Denver
April Community Service Presentations Clyfford Still Museum
P1: Legislative Process and Authorizing Env University of Denver
P2: Leaders vs Lobbyists: Role in Legislation University of Denver
May P3: Policies: Passed or Failed University of Denver
P4: Political Leadership Panel University of Denver
June Golf Lessons / Training GVR Golf Course
B1: EQ, Culture, and thriving in the work place University of Denver
B2:Corporate Navigation and Diversity in the Work Place University of Denver
July B3:Finance: What you should know about Money University of Denver
B4: Negotiations and Conflict Resolutions University of Denver
August B5: Entrepreneurship and Gov Contracts University of Denver
B6:Business Leadership Panel University of Denver
September Class Photos and Attributes Activity University of Denver
C1: Non Profit Management and Parliamentary Procedure University of Denver
October Boards and Commissions University of Denver
Community Leadership University of Denver
November 2016 Graduation Ceremony TBD

2018 ULF Connect Events*

Events Date Time
Welcome Reception Saturday, March 10th 2pm – 5pm
Golf Experience Saturday, June 2nd 8am – 1pm
Black History Bus Tour Saturday, June 30th 8am -3pm

Class Structure

Class reminder emails will be sent out the Monday prior to each class. Class surveys will be sent out monthly.

5:30 – 6:00pm Dinner Served
6:00 – 6:15pm Opening and Introductions
6:15 – 6:30pm Announcements and Updates
6:30 – 8:30pm Topic Presentation
8:30 – 8:40pm Closing

*Content subject to change