Building Leaders of St. Pete Since 1970

Celebrating 50 years of Leadership St. Pete

As one of the oldest leadership programs in America and a division of the St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce, Leadership St. Pete® seeks to identify, recruit and develop leaders who represent the diversity of our local community. Through a dynamic, intensive, interactive, six-month experience, Leadership St. Pete is customized to provide a curriculum that enhances community acumen to develop the future leaders who will assume roles in the Chamber and other community organizations.

Applications will become available online at the end of August and are due Friday, October 4th, 2019 at 4:30PM.

LSP 50th Anniversary Celebration

LSP 50th Anniversary Celebration

Join fellow alumni and friends in celebrating 50 years of Leadership St. Pete®.
October 10, 2019 • The Coliseum • 6pm

2020 Class Project RFP

Learn how your nonprofit organization can be the beneficiary of the 2020 Class Project.

LSP Info Sessions & Events

Nominate a Candidate for the Class of 2020

Know someone who would be a great candidate for LSP? Tell us more!

Graduate Spotlight

“Of the many organizations I have been involved with, Leadership St. Pete was the single most important in terms of helping me to develop an understanding of our community and introducing me to the people who have shaped our city.”

– Rick Baker, LSP '85
Former Mayor, City of St. Petersburg

Leadership St. Pete® is made possible ​by the generous support of our sponsors.