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
Jake Banton, Emerging Leaders
Associate, Mackey Mitchell Architects
“The amazing thing about FOCUS is it has such a large and diverse group of alumni that there is likely a connection through one of those people to everything happening in St. Louis.“
Cheers & Beers, A FOCUS St. Louis Event
Tickets on sale now for our annual fall happy hour!
Now recruiting hosts for our 2019-20 Alumni Dinners.
What’s Right with the Region Awards
Save the date for our 23rd Annual WRWR Awards!