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2019 Leadership Academy

CPAR’s Professional Development Committee and Board of Directors recognize emerging leaders of today will guide REALTOR® and community organizations of tomorrow and have established a leadership development program known as the Leadership Academy.

The purpose of this program is to cultivate visionary leaders for our Association and communities through a powerful series of programs. This intensive and dynamic leadership experience will combine individual study, group sessions and actual project experience to develop leadership skills. Candidates will gain valuable knowledge they can apply in both their business and personal lives.

The Leadership Academy is derived of 10 qualified individuals who have met specific predetermined criteria. Being chosen for this elite group is considered an honor and requires a certain level of commitment to in order complete the program.


2019 Schedule

January 17th – Meet and Greet

  • Orientation
  • Meet BOD and Committee Chairs
  • Hear from each committee chair person and what each is all about.

February 5th - CPAR Lunch N Learn

  • Tour CPAR and meet staff – learn what they do
  • Robert’s Rule training with Debbie Ashbrook
  • Introduction to CPAR policy and By Laws

February 26th – Local Leadership Lunch N Learn

  • Community leaders
  • Leadership tips and advice
  • What your community is doing for you

March 19th – Great American Realtor Days at the Capitol

  • The Legislation process
  • Legislation effecting our industry

April 16th – Ropes Course

  • Team building exercises
  • Discover your strengths and how to use them

May 14th – Tour of the Port of Panama

  • Economic driver for our community
  • See how imports/exports effect our community

June 18th – Public Speaking Lunch N Learn

  • Importance of speaking and interacting publicly
  • Public speaking exercise

July 16th – Florida Realtors Lunch N Learn

  • Hear from a Florida Realtors Representative
  • Leadership Training

August 23-25th – Florida Realtors Convention

  • Get the big picture
  • Understand how the Board works on a state level

September 17th – Tyndall Tour

  • Understand how military impacts our community
  • Meet with key officers

September 18th – Graduation

  • Graduation during quarterly meeting

October – Graduation Celebration


2019 Leadership  Academy Sponsor: Caliber Home Loans