The NRECA Executive Leadership Program is a comprehensive, multidiscipline, leadership program that offers an immersive world-class education experience exclusively for the most senior electric cooperative leaders. It is taught by some of the best educators in the world from the Kellogg School of Management, ranked the #2 executive MBA program in the country by U.S. News and World Report.
Designed exclusively for CEOs/GMs, MIP graduates and C-suite executives (COO, CIO, CFO), the one-week NRECA Executive Leadership Program—held on campus at Northwestern University—will enlighten, inform and level up your leadership skills.
At this moment, the electric cooperative industry is rich with possibility. The key to success? Leaders who can forge a new path. Informed, confident and nuanced leaders are the best asset an organization can have. By attending this program, you will:
Who is eligible to Participate?
CEOs/GMs, MIP graduates and C-suite leaders (COO, CIO, CFO)
Eligibility for the program is based on the following job role criteria:
And is a NRECA voting member from one of the following:
The program is offered once a year, and space is limited to 45 participants. Eligible member co-ops are limited to two attendees per year.
How to Participate in this Program
- Full payment for the program is due at the time of registration. Invoicing is not available.
- Applications will be reviewed for eligibility in the order they are received within 10 business days.
- An email will be sent by the NRECA Executive Leadership Program manager, Christine Miller, who will confirm your registration. Applicants who don't meet the requirements will be contacted within 10 business days and fully refunded.
- Because this program is a unique immersive experience, it is limited to 45 participants each year. The deadline for cancelling your registration for a full refund is Friday, June 14, 2024. After that date, no refunds will be issued. Transferring of the program registration to another, eligible person is available until August 30, 2024. After that date, no refunds or transfers are available.
Looking to Earn Credit?
The NRECA Executive Leadership Program is comprised of approximately 30 hours of instruction. Up to 3.0 CEUs are awarded.