The Leadership Institute's Youth Leadership School (YLS) is a two-day, comprehensive campaign activism training that provides the tools to be an effective youth leader for candidates and causes of their choice. This "bootcamp of politics" is an essential training for anyone who wants to be active in the political process.
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One free resume consultation is included in your registration.
Decades ago, the Youth Leadership School literally launched my political career. I'm so thankful for Morton Blackwell and The Leadership Institute.
Taking the YLS as a college student gave me invaluable insight on how campaigns function and how I could make myself into an asset for candidates and causes I care about.
Attending the Youth Leadership School was enriching and empowering. It provided a robust foundation for me to develop my young career in conservative politics. I would highly recommend to any individual seeking to take the next step in their political career.
The Youth Leadership School really took my political career to the next level. Without the people I met and the lessons I learned in the YLS, I wouldn't be where I am today.
David Blair is the Executive Director of the Conservative Leadership PAC and President of the Blair Group LLC. As Executive Director of CLPAC he identifies talented, principled conservatives to deploy as youth coordinators...
Lee Jackson is the Director of the Leadership Institute's flagship training program, the Youth Leadership School. Prior to serving at LI, he was the campaign manager for Pat Herrity's winning 2019 Fairfax County Supervisor...
Ron Nehring, Director of International Training at The Leadership Institute, is a Republican strategist and communications expert who served as National Spokesman in the 2016 Presidential campaign of Senator Ted Cruz.
Carly Tomaine is the Coordinator for Youth Leadership Schools at the Leadership Institute. In this position, she travels across the country to train conservative activists on how to effectively run a youth campaign for can...