Leadership Naperville!

Tuesdays - starting October 6th through
November 10th, 2022
8:00 - 9:30 am

Locations Change Weekly Based on Subject
Naperville, IL 60540


Leadership Naperville!

Transforming talented business professionals into engaged community leaders!

Your opportunity to learn from Naperville’s influencers and public officials over the course of 6 weeks.  Hear Naperville’s history, engage in face-to-face conversations with prominent community business leaders, and explore Economic Development in your community. Participants meet Mayor Chirico and members of the local government, Chief guided tours of the Police and Fire Departments, and learn how to become a voice for volunteer engagement.


Member: $350

Community Member:  $375

Participation in this 6-week program serves to develop a participant’s knowledge and skills – to work together, have a meaningful impact, and find common ground so we can address our community’s challenges and opportunities.  Additionally, participants will gain:

  • Awareness of your community and how to get involved
  • Education on the issues, opportunities, strengths, and needs in your community
  • Tools to become an emerging leader to guide your community into the future
  • Skills to help motivate civic engagement of community members

2022 Leadership Naperville! Program Details

10/6 | Session 1: Community Health

Location: Edward-Elmhurst Health

Panelists: TBD

10/13 | Session 2: Community Protection + Wellness

Location: Alfred Rubin Riverwalk Community Center

Panelists: TBD

10/20 | Session 3: History of Naperville Local Government

Location: Naper Settlement

Naper Settlement Staff Facilitators: Macarena Tamayo-Calabrese, President & CEO – Donna Sack, Vice President & Chief Program Officer – Jeanne Schultz-Angel, Director of Learning Experiences & Historical Resources – Andrea Field, Curator of Research – Sarah Buhlig, Registrar – Dina Spoerl, Exhibits Team Leader

10/27 | Session 4: Local Government

Location: Naperville Municipal Center

Program Facilitator: Reba Osborne, Director of Government Affairs (NACC)

Panelists: TBD

11/3 | Session 5: Economic Development

Location: Naper Development Partnership

Panelists: TBD

11/10 | Session 6: Community Volunteerism + Leadership

Location: Little Friends, Warrenville

Panelists: TBD