Community Leadership Development

The Heartland Center for Leadership Development is an independent, nonprofit organization developing local leadership that responds to the challenges of the future of small towns and rural communities.

What We Do

  • Research and Evaluation of small towns and rural communities.
  • Training through interactive workshops and webinars.
  • Facilitation of community planning processes.
  • Compiling Information into useful and practical publications for widespread use.

Wall Selected as RFI Fellow

Our very own Milan Wall, Co-Director and founder of the Heartland Center was recently selected as an Inaugural fellow at Rural Futures Institute at the University of Nebraska. Check out Milan’s introductory video.

Meet the rest of the RFI fellows.