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 Info Sessions & Events

Apply for Leadership St. Pete® 2020

Applications are now open for the Class of 2020.

LSP 50th Anniversary Celebration

LSP 50th Anniversary Celebration Presented by City of St. Petersburg

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

Event Sponsor: The Franchise Consulting Co.
Non-Presenting Sponsor: Republic Bank

Graduate Spotlight

“Leadership St. Pete played an important role in shaping my career path. I learned from successful, effective leaders and established relationships with peers that continue today. I owe a measure of whatever success I have achieved to the real-life experience gained through Leadership St. Pete.”

–Charlie Crist, LSP '85
United States Congressman
Former Governor, State of Florida

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