GEHLI Programs

VCU Leadership Development Program

The Virginia Commonwealth University Leadership Development Program is a 10-month program designed to enhance the knowledge, skills, and experience of current and emerging leaders at VCU who represent the academic and administrative units of the University and the VCU Health System.


Department Chairs Certification Program

Consistent with the goals of all leadership programs offered by The Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute, the Department Chairs Certification Program strengthens general leadership skills while also providing very specific information relevant to the department chair role.


HIGHER Ground Women's Leadership

The HIGHER Ground Women’s Leadership Development Program is a five-month leadership development experience for current and emerging women leaders who are committed to investing in themselves and their organizations.


Minority Political Leadership Institute

The Minority Political Leadership Institute (MPLI) is an intensive eight-month experience designed to promote leadership development for individuals interested in issues important to minority communities including: community economics, political climate, civic engagement, and racial equity.