ASCLS---Official-LeadershipThe ASCLS Leadership Academy is designed to prepare ASCLS members for current and future leadership roles in the organization by providing a structured program of study of critical leadership topics.


  • Identify members with potential to become leaders in ASCLS and invest in their growth and development.
  • Provide these high-potential leaders with skills required to step into leadership positions within ASCLS.
  • Energize and grow ASCLS through strong leadership at all levels of the organization.
  • Increase the future leaders' knowledge of ASCLS.

Benefits to the Participant

  • Develop skills that can be transferred to the work setting and life in general.
  • Provide opportunities to learn from and dialogue with ASCLS leaders.
  • Provide opportunities to be mentored by ASCLS leaders.
  • Acquire the confidence and self-esteem to step into leadership roles.

Benefits to ASCLS

  • Strong leaders make strong organizations.
  • Shape the future of the organization and the profession at large.
  • Increase passion for ASCLS locally, regionally, and nationally.
  • Develop and grow members who can work on important identified initiatives for ASCLS.
  • A successful program will be an attractive member benefit and increase membership in ASCLS.

2007-2008 Project - Member Recruitment Toolkit 

2008- 2009 Project - Leadership Development Kit and Leadership Positions Notebooks 

2009 - 2010 Project - Promote the Profession Video and ASCLS Awareness Guide

2010 - 2011 Project - Bringing the Leadership Academy to You 

2011 - 2012 Project - Customizing Your ASCLS Recruitment Strategy

2012-2013 Project - Mentoring Our Members to Effective Leadership

2013-2014 Project - Member Retention:  Why They Don't Renew

2014-2015 Project - Membership Infographics

2015-2016 Project - ASCLS Has the Answer Postcards

2016-2017 Project - ASCLS presents LabTalks