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Distinguished Leadership Awards Nominations Due

  • 15 Apr 2015
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The Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute’s Distinguished Leadership Awards recognize leaders who have adopted the heart of community trusteeship.

The following awards will be presented at the Greater Des Moines Leadership Institute Honors lunch on May 21, 2015.

  • A. Arthur Davis Distinguished Community Leadership Award
  • Community Vision Award – Developing
  • Community Vision Award – Connecting
  • Community Vision Award – Inspiring
  • Community Vision Award – Challenging
  • Alumni Volunteer Award (nominated by Leadership Institute Board of Governors)

  • More About the Awards


  • Community Vision Awards
  • Recognize four GDMLI Alumni who have each adopted the heart of our vision in one of four areas:
  • Developing: Facilitates learning opportunities for the development and preparation of leaders to serve their communities.
  • Connecting: Connects leaders across the Greater Des Moines Community.
  • Inspiring: Inspires leaders to be good community stewards.
  • Challenging: Challenges leaders to take action in the community.

  • A. Arthur Davis Community Leadership Award Recognizes a community leader who exemplifies the qualities of Leadership Institute founder, A. Arthur Davis, including:    
  • Demonstrating a positive regard for the dignity and worth of others.    
  • Acting as an agent for change and taking the lead when appropriate.    
  • Displaying an ability to positively influence people, activities and factors.    
  • Demonstrating leadership as well as membership in community, state, national, or International organizations.   
  • Exhibiting commitment to career progression and is a leader in his/her chosen field.
Distinguished Leadership Awards nominations are due by April 15.

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