Founded in 1990 by the Buckhead Business Association, Leadership Buckhead helps high-potential individuals develop fully as leaders.

While many leadership programs are issues-based to engage participants in specific community challenges and opportunities, our program is character and principle-based. Class members are guided through a rigorous process of self-assessment and given the opportunity to practice leadership skills that build on their own inner strengths.

The Leadership Buckhead philosophy is that the most critical leadership skills are developed from the inside out.

To nominate someone for the program, please send their name and contact information to To apply for the program please download the application here.

Email Elizabeth Lester at or Suellen Bergman at with any questions.

To visit the Leadership Buckhead website, click here.