Leadership Newark
Leadership Newark
Leadership Newark
Leadership Newark
Leadership Newark

Leadership Newark Ends 15th Anniversary Year With Successful Summit

On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013, Leadership Newark held its first annual public policy summit at the Paul Robeson Center in Rutgers University—Newark.

Van Jones, Keynote Speaker at Newark Policy Conference, on "Rebuilding The Dream" in Newark

Van Jones
November 3, 2013

Van Jones is the founder of the Rebuild the Dream advocacy group and author of a best-selling book by the same title, co-host of CNN’s Crossfire, and former special advisor for green jobs to president Barack Obama. Jones will be the keynote speaker at Leadership Newark’s pu

Leadership Newark's Celia King on the Organizations Inaugural Public Policy Conference

November 3, 2013

Leadership Newark is a 15-year-old fellowship program that accepts top talent who live or work in Newark for a two-year long program of courses,

Devon Jefferson, LN'10 has been named Associate Coach for FDU Women's basketball team!

August 29, 2013
Devon Jefferson, LN'10 has been named Associate Coach for FDU Women's basketball team!  Way to go Devon and welcome back to NJ!

Recent News

August 18, 2015

Commencement of Summit

On Saturday, June 6 2015, Leadership Newark hosted its 2nd Public Policy Summit.  The program covered in great details education and public safety policies affecting the Greater Newark area.

Student Success Dependent on Strategic Alliance

August 13, 2015

After four years of serving in the capacity of state-appointed Superintendent for Newark Public Schools, Cami Anderson resigned on Monday June 22.  The oft-controversial leader, who was recognized by TIME Magazine as one of the world’s 100 most influential people in 2012, dealt with various challenges and complexities while serving the state’s largest school district.  Because of Anderson’s ear

August 3, 2015

The City of Newark will be home to a new initiative by the Newark Venture Partners to support efforts in building a strong technology industry in the state’s largest city.

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Announcements

ANNUAL RECRUITMENT NOW OPEN

LN Fellowship Program:

  • Class of 2015
    • Community Leadership Initiative Projects:
      • City of Newark
      • United Way of Essex & West Hudson
      • Urban League of Essex County
      • Leadership Newark, Inc. 
      • Unified Vailsburg Services Organization
    • Graduation: September 30, 2015
  • Class of 2017
    • RECRUITMENT NOW OPEN! Last day to submit application: July 24th