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n4a appreciates these sponsors, without whom the Leadership Institute would not be possible.

The n4a Leadership Institute enhances the capacity of local aging services professionals to lead their agencies in embracing the challenges and opportunities of our nation’s rapidly aging population.

n4a Leadership Institute

7th Annual n4a Leadership Institute FEB. 26-MAR. 1, 2014 | GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY, WASHINGTON, DC Sponsored by Harmony Information Systems, Inc., and Bateman Senior Meals.

The Aging Network is changing and needs strong leaders to face new challenges head-on.

A tailor-made experience for n4a members, the Leadership Institute is specifically designed to assist AAA and Title VI directors and their staff discover and hone the leadership skills that are needed to forge the future of aging and the Aging Network. 

  • Develop leadership methods through positive forward-thinking and creative problem-solving
  • Reframe and redirect necessary objectives when envisioning goals
  • Ask effective questions through thoughtful and positive composition
  • Understand and accept unique communication styles

Discover that great leadership can be taught and achieved.

About the Institute

February 26–March 1, 2014
The Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center
Washington, DC

Doug KrugDoug Krug, co-founder of Enlightened Leadership Solutions and author of The Missing Piece in Leadership, personally leads this breakthrough transformation-in-thinking workshop process, which was part of the MBA Program at Johns Hopkins University for 15 years.

The cost is $1,300, which includes hotel room costs, materials and most meals. Limited scholarships are available.

The Institute is open to n4a members only. Application is due by Friday, January 31, 2014. Applicants will be notified no later than February 7, 2014. Apply now.


The institute is open to n4a members only. Apply by Friday, January 31, 2014. Applicants will be notified no later than February 7, 2014. Apply now.

Questions? Need to confirm your membership or become a member? Contact Martin Kleffner at or 202.872.0888.

Why Attend

"I am thankful for what I learned from the Institute and from my fellow n4a colleagues. It is very applicable in this dynamic time in the Aging Network.... I Highly recommend this for anyone who wants to be an 'enlightened leader.'"
--Jean Hammes,
NWCCOG-Alpine Area Agency on Aging

"Doug Krug does a phenomenal job of making you look inside yourself for the answers of how to become a better leader both professionally and personally. The networking is so very valuable! What a wonderful opportunity to have leaders in aging from all across the country under one roof working towards a common goal."
--Leigh Ann Belenskey,
Director, Mountain Lauren Cancer Support and Resource Center
Mountain Empire Older Citizens, Inc.