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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Coro WIL Selection Day

8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Help us select the next class of Coro Women In Leadership.

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Cheers & Beers

5:00-8:00 PM

Raise a toast to the region with your fellow FOCUS members and alumni.

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What’s Right with the Region

5:00-8:00 PM

Save the date for the 2019 What’s Right with the Region Awards!

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