INFLUENCE San Diego


Facilitated by many of San Diego’s top CEOs and key elected officials, INFLUENCE San Diego is a peer-to-peer, accelerated issues-education program specially developed for C-level and senior executives.

GAIN Exceptional Access to San Diego’s Leaders

INFLUENCE is designed to help corporate executives, especially those with medium-sized to large companies, quickly gain an understanding of community issues while building their circles of influence. If capacity permits, C-level and senior executives from nonprofit organizations are also accepted.

Upon completing INFLUENCE, graduates are invited to join the LEADership TRUST, a group of influential and motivated community leaders who are engaged in learning, examining and discussing issues with other regional leaders, while supporting LEAD’s vision of creating a network of capable and engaged civic leaders.

INFLUENCE San Diego topics are planned to include:

  • Vision for San Diego’s Future
  • Our Political Landscape
  • Regional Economy
  • Education
  • Health and Human Services
  • Life Sciences and Innovation
  • Environment and Growth
  • Arts and Culture
  • The Sports Industry
  • Military
  • Tourism
  • Mexico and our International Region

INFLUENCE seminars provide participants with exceptional access to San Diego’s leaders across multiple sectors.

Application Window Closed

INFLUENCE San Diego 2018 is currently planned to be offered April 26 through 28. For more information, contact Program Manager Kim Nguyen.