Glance Gwinnett

As a budding leader, you have something to contribute. You want to impact change in the areas you’re passionate about, but where do you start? Glance Gwinnett is a 2.5-day program that provides an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of Gwinnett County. Designed to inspire participants through hands-on learning, Glance Gwinnett reveals new opportunities, ideas and perspectives from a diverse group of local leaders. It’s a great way to learn more about what Gwinnett has to offer, expand networks, gain exposure for your organization, and truly engage with Gwinnett.

A small commitment can make a lasting impact. Take the time to glance at your community, make new connections and leave your footprint.

  1. PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

    Tour a segment of the county and examine its history, current standing and possibilities  
    Meet and engage with 30-40 other Gwinnett leaders who are learning alongside you  
    Interact with leaders in all facets of Gwinnett  
    Gain a better understanding of the issues facing our community and ways in which you can make a difference  
    Process what you’ve learned through hands-on activities  
    Depart inspired to make an impact on your community through civic leadership  
    Program content includes history, community improvement districts, economics, the arts, government, education, health & human services, community leadership and networking

  2. HOW INDIVIDUALS BENEFIT

    Inspiration through a hands-on learning experience of Gwinnett’s past, present and potential future.  
    Exposure to local leaders, issues and opportunities for community leadership.  
    New friendships, new ideas and new perspectives from a diverse group of people within our community.

  3. HOW ORGANIZATIONS BENEFIT

    Unique way to enhance operational training, as well as recognize and reward top talent.
    A personal, informational way to introduce new employees to all that Gwinnett has to offer.  
    Valuable new relationships that can result in new opportunities and added visibility for your organization.

  4. WHO SHOULD APPLY?

    Anyone with enthusiasm to learn more about Gwinnett and take a more active role as a citizen should participate in Glance Gwinnett. Participants range from newcomers to the community to long-time residents. Classes are typically comprised of a diverse group of leaders including: young professionals, managers, business owners, nonprofit directors, senior business executives, and retirees.

  5. APPLICATION PROCESS

    Glance Gwinnett is open to everyone and registration continually available online. Seating is limited, so please register early for the dates that work best for you.

  6. PROGRAM PROFILE