Almond Board: Almond Leadership Program

Taylor HillmanAlmond Update, General

Almond Leadership ProgramAlmond Board of California offers the Almond Leadership Program, a one-year leadership training that inspires and prepares almond community members to join a network of leaders meeting the challenges of a changing industry.

Almond Board Manager of Industry Relations, Jenny Nicolau tells us more.

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From the Almond Board of California:

As a member of the Almond Leadership Program, you will: 

• Build relationships with almond community leaders;
• Develop interpersonal relationship and communication skills;
• Become prepared to take leadership roles in almond organizations and your local community;
• Gain an understanding of current social, political, scientific and economic issues facing the almond industry, as well as how to effect change; and
• Learn how all sectors along the almond supply chain work together to provide a safe, sustainable product.

Applications for the 2018 Almond Leadership Program are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 8, 2017.

Program requirements can be viewed here. For questions or to submit your application, email Jenny Nicolau.