Leadership Niagara

WE BRING OUT THE LEADER IN YOU.

 

LEADERSHIP FOR THE YOUTH OF NIAGARA COMMUNITIES

LYNC is an eight-month leadership development program designed for youth to discover the leader within while learning about our community.   


Participants in LYNC receive a thoughtfully structured and exclusive opportunity to:

  • collaborate with other students from 12 participating high schools 
  • examine important institutions impacting change and innovation in WNY
  • analyze complex social trends and issues affecting our community, our nation and         across the globe 
  • investigate avenues for personal success in education, civic involvement and             
     beyond
  • LYNC is facilitated and mentored by a team of leadership experts and community           leader

EDU 228 AT NIAGARA UNIVERSITY FOR COLLEGE CREDIT
Participants can extend their learning and receive college credit in our EDU 228 course taught by Dr. Paul Vermette of Niagara University. The 3-credit course focuses on the issues of diversity and globalization, democratic citizenship, leadership in personal and organizational frameworks and individual development.

 
 

PARTICIPATING HIGH SCHOOLS

Barker High School
Grand Island High School
Lewiston Porter High School
Lockport High School
Newfane High School
Niagara Academy
Niagara Falls High School
Niagara Wheatfield High School
North Tonawanda
Royalton Hartland High School
Starpoint High School
Wilson High School


CONTACT YOUR LYNC COORDINATOR TO APPLY:

Mike Gendrue - Barker
Brendan McCabe - Grand Island
Richard Lindamer - Lewiston Porter
Deanna Schmidt- Lockport
Glenn Smith - Newfane
Amy Crocker- Niagara Academy
Cheryl Vilardo - Niagara Falls
Rick Meranto- Niagara Falls
Lisa Lindamer - Niagara Wheatfield
Katie Harrington- North Tonawanda
Colleen Albee - Royalton Hartland
Clement Smith - Starpoint
Alison Faery - Wilson

 LYNC EXPERIENCE

 

Thank you to
our sponsor