The Leadership Southern Maryland (LSM) Executive Program graduated its fifteenth class on May 18 at Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center in Solomons, Md. The 29-member cohort of Southern Maryland executives completed a nine-month community leadership development program of monthly full-day discussions of regional issues. The group studied economic and workforce development, defense, education, healthcare, housing and human services, diversity, public safety, energy, and the environment. The graduation ceremony featured a rousing speech by Class of 2023 member Rodney Flowers, elected by the cohort to represent them. “There are no shortages of leaders in the world today,” Flowers said, “but the missing element is courage. Courage is the new currency and most critical skill set for leaders. What separates courageous leaders from others is the courage to take action in the presence of valid excuses or challenges.” In their closing session, participants reflected on key insights gained from their Executive Program experience. “We discovered that we all share something very important in common,” said ALisa Casas, Director of Communications and Outreach for the Office of the State’s Attorney for St. Mary’s County. “We are all here for the common good.” Graduates of the LSM Executive Program Class of 2023 are: From Calvert County […]
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