Women's Executive Leadership Development Program (WELD)

About WELD

Our eight-month-long curriculum consists of 2 two-day retreats and monthly meetings covering topics that include leadership attributes, budgeting, strategic planning, legal issues and regulations, and crisis management.  In addition, participants will work on mentored, team-based projects focused on areas of improvement at the University of Kentucky. For more information about the program, read more...  

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Photo of 2021 WELD Cohort

The application period for the 2022 WELD program is now closed. Participants for the 2022 WELD program will be announced in late February 2022.


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