Leadership Roanoke Valley Blog

2024 Team Tourism

Summary of Team Journey: Following the retreat, the Tourism Team began meeting regularly. We first discussed our DISC assessments and how each of our results would contribute to the group's dynamic. With being the final program day for the year, our meetings were a...

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Innovative Leaders Empower Our Community – 03/20/24

Summary of Team Journey: Team Innovation is beyond proud, and we all feel incredibly accomplished after our successful program day on March 20th, 2024. Our theme, "Innovative Leaders Empower Our Community," couldn't have been more spot on. The day was a testament to...

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2024 LRV Transportation Team – From Railways to Runways

Summary of Team Journey: On April 17th 2024, our transportation team of leaders brought together over 50 individuals to unpack how transportation, from the railways to the runways, is an economic driver in the Roanoke Valley. Our transportation journey began towards...

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2024 – Government – Influence and Information

Summary of Team Journey: There was a sense of excitement, maybe some anxiousness, the morning of our first breakfast meeting in August 2023. This was the day that we would be introduced to the LRV program. Natesha Ross remembers wondering, “What was the purpose of...

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Workforce Development Team: Grow Your Own Workforce

Program Goals and Objectives1. Generate Awareness of Regional Programs and Initiatives2. Challenge Preconceived Perceptions and Inspire Empathy and Engagement3. Encourage Participants to Explore Personal and Professional GrowthCalls to Action1. Tell a job...

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