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Leadership Southwest 2018

Date: August 16, 2017 Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Event Description LSW’s mission is to promote and enhance education in civic and community affairs, and encourage volunteerism in Southwest Dallas County.


Class members are chosen by the Leadership Southwest, Inc. Selection Committee, and invited by the full Board of Directors to participate. We are looking for applicants who are both knowledgeable of Southwest Dallas and aspire to become leaders in the Southern Dallas community.


  • Must be willing to fulfill the program attendance requirements.
  • Must have full support of their employers or sponsoring organization.
  • Should have a demonstrated concern for their community.
  • Should have a record of achievement and/or desire to achieve in community/civic activities.
  • Should possess high standards of excellence, ethics and integrity.
  • Will be given special consideration if they are an individual member or their employer company is a member in good standing of one of the four sponsoring chambers of commerce (Cedar Hill, DeSoto, Duncanville, Lancaster,).


Please read carefully. Failure to follow instructions will prevent your application from being considered. An application fee of $25.00 is required to be sent with the application. Failure to include the application fee will result in the application not being given consideration.

  • Limit answers to the available space for each question; additional pages will not be considered. Fill out each question as applicable.
  • Do not send resumes or brochures; additional correspondence will not be considered.
  • Include two (2) completed Recommendation Forms (included with this application) from persons other than employer. The Recommendation Forms can be submitted by business associates, community service or civic involvement colleagues, or LSW alumni.
  • Recommendation Forms can be sent separately through regular mail or electronically to
  • Typed applications are preferred. If you print, please insure that the information is legible.

For further information, contact the Executive Director Amanda Skinner, IOM, at 214.535.8818 or

Completed Applications must be received by Aug 11

If accepted as a participant for the Class of 2018, you will be notified by letter. Tuition is due upon your acceptance into the program. Tuition must be paid ON or BEFORE the August 11 in order to participate – no exceptions.

We look forward to receiving your application for participation.

Event Location Varies
Date/Time Information Every THIRD Wednesday - typically 8 am to 4 pm
Contact Information
Amanda Skinner, IOM // Executive Director
Chamber Member: $795
Non-Member: $895
Registration Fee: $25
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