ELEA Innovative Leadership Summit: Developing the Leader Within
ELEA Innovative Leadership Summit is intense training for leaders of ELCA Schools and Learning Centers who are interested in building a network for yourself, developing new skills and innovative strategies, and re-inspiring passion for your mission. Your Pastor should plan to attend via Zoom on June 22nd from 1:00-3:00pm for our first session, Church and School Together.
Our panel of 5 experts in their field will guide your journey of leadership development and personal growth through intense and interactive workshops, exercises, and reflection. There will be a 1/2 day intensive for participants, offered at the Convocation, October 6-8, 2022 in Milwaukee, WI.
Date and Time
Wednesday Jun 22, 2022 Friday Jun 24, 2022
Our program will begin on June 22nd at 1:00 pm with on-site participants and their Pastors via Zoom. There will be an early-bird welcome on June 21st for those arriving early as well as an optional lunch on the 22nd. Our program will conclude on June 24th at Noon. Please schedule travel accordingly.
Your school or center MUST be a current member of ELEA in order for you to participate in this program.
Wyndham Chicago O’Hare hotel, located at 1450 E Touhy Ave, Des Plaines, IL 60018, near the Allstate Arena and northwest Chicago. Use the free shuttle to and from Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD). If you're driving or renting a car, you can also enjoy free parking throughout your stay. A fully-equipped fitness center, free wifi, a plethora of nearby restaurants, a lobby bar, and more await you!
Room rates have been secured at $85 per night which includes breakfast buffet.
For reservations please call 847-296-8866 and tell them you are with ELCA Schools and Learning Centers. The rate is available for 2 days before and 3 days after the meeting for anyone wishing to stay and enjoy all Chicago has to offer.
This event is offered at a rate of $495/person. This fee covers a multitude of engaging workshop offerings, several meals, and breaks as well as resources, panelist time and much more. Room rates have been secured at $85. Once participants are registered we will share the attendee list in case you would like to share a room.
**Cancellation Policy: cancellations made by May 15th can receive a full refund minus $100 processing fee. Cancellations made after May 15th are not eligible for a refund.
Cory Newman, ELEA Executive Director