What does FOCUS do?


We educate leaders.

We are the region’s premier leadership organization, preparing diverse leaders to work cooperatively for a thriving St. Louis region.


We connect leaders.

We strive to represent the diversity of our region, connecting participants from across counties, sectors, industries, backgrounds, cultures, perspectives and beliefs.


We facilitate the important conversations.

We engage citizens to deliberate on critical regional community issues in a trusted, nonpartisan space.

 

Meet Our Alumni

Cordaryl Patrick, Leadership St. Louis
Economic Recovery Coordinator, St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
In Leadership St. Louis, you’re already expected to be a leader – but the experience will challenge you as a leader. It provides you with exposure to what’s happening in the region, but it also equips you be a catalyst for change. 
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JULY

13

FOCUS Impact Fellows

DEADLINE TO APPLY

Are you an experienced leader looking for meaningful civic engagement?

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JULY

13

Coro Women In Leadership

DEADLINE TO APPLY

Open to women of all ages with a desire to expand their leadership capacity.

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AUG

1

Emerging Leaders

DEADLINE TO APPLY

Check out our updated program for young professionals ages 22-35.

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