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Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping Hosts Kickboxing Marathon to Support Leader Valley

Have you ever wanted to try kickboxing? On November 6th from 9 AM - 11:30 AM, check out Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping in Cedar Falls for a kickboxing marathon benefiting the Leader in Me schools across the Cedar Valley. A $20 donation to Leader Valley will get you a half-hour of kickboxing led by FXB’s talented [...]

By |2021-09-27T17:54:20-05:00September 27th, 2021|Cedar Valley, Leader in Me, News|Comments Off on Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping Hosts Kickboxing Marathon to Support Leader Valley

Two Area Residents Run 40 Miles Carrying 40 Pounds To Benefit Leader Valley

Derek Hamil and Zach Ladage are challenging themselves to a 40-mile ruck carrying 40 pounds to raise money for Leader Valley’s Leader in Me program.  Derek Hamil takes a selfie while training in the Cedar Valley. Derek shares, “I'll be 40 years old on October 27th and want to show my kids no [...]

By |2021-09-27T17:40:05-05:00September 27th, 2021|Cedar Valley, Leader in Me, News|Comments Off on Two Area Residents Run 40 Miles Carrying 40 Pounds To Benefit Leader Valley

Leader Valley Welcomes New Coach Facilitator

Meet Gina Weekley! It is exciting to highlight and welcome Leader Valley's newest team member, Gina Weekley. Gina has a strong background in education and is excited to use her skills to give back to students in the community. https://youtu.be/1VPGoggfX2g   Gina shares, “I’m a product of the Cedar Valley. I look forward to [...]

By |2021-07-19T18:45:53-05:00July 15th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Leader Valley Welcomes New Coach Facilitator

Leader Valley Welcomes New Director of Fundraising & Communications

Meet Nicole Hackman It is exciting to share and welcome Leader Valley's newest team member, Nicole Hackman. Nicole graduated from the University of Northern Iowa and started her career working in fundraising and event planning in the Cedar Valley. https://youtu.be/OWbTreEd82I   Nicole shares, “I’m really excited to get started, meet everybody who is passionate [...]

By |2021-04-27T11:24:20-05:00April 27th, 2021|News|Comments Off on Leader Valley Welcomes New Director of Fundraising & Communications

Orange Elementary School Feature

We are thankful for the opportunity to work with 23 schools in the Cedar Valley region. This month's school feature is Orange Elementary School. Each month, we have the opportunity to ask questions to schools in our region about the impact of Leader Valley and Leader in Me. What paradigms are integral to creating [...]

By |2021-02-19T14:33:23-06:00February 17th, 2021|Cedar Valley, Leader in Me, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Orange Elementary School Feature

Reade and Trask Complete Associate Certified Coach Certification

We are excited to share that Leader Valley Executive Director, Melissa Reade and Leader Valley Facilitator, Teri Trask, recently completed their Associate Certified Coach certification. This 18-month process included in-person classes, independent study, virtual learning, demonstration of coaching skills, group coaching, individual coaching, and a comprehensive application and evaluation process. https://youtu.be/cQykv5mbaRI Executive Coaching is [...]

By |2021-01-20T21:52:01-06:00January 20th, 2021|Cedar Valley, News|Comments Off on Reade and Trask Complete Associate Certified Coach Certification

Cedar Heights Joins Leader in Me Family

Cedar Heights Elementary is the 5th Cedar Falls elementary school to join the Leader in Me family. When they committed to moving forward with Leader in Me, they didn’t know it would be during 2020 and a pandemic! But the Cedar Heights team is finding a way to start their Leader in Me journey despite the unusual [...]

By |2021-01-19T20:47:31-06:00January 19th, 2021|Leader in Me, News|Comments Off on Cedar Heights Joins Leader in Me Family

Blessed Maria Assunta Pallotta Middle School Feature

We are thankful for the opportunity to work with 23 schools in the Cedar Valley region. This month's school feature is Blessed Maria Assunta Pallotta Middle School which is a part of the Cedar Valley Catholic Schools. Each month, we have the opportunity to ask questions to schools in our region about the impact [...]

By |2020-12-20T14:05:28-06:00December 8th, 2020|Cedar Valley, Leader in Me, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Blessed Maria Assunta Pallotta Middle School Feature

Leadership Series Recap – 6 Critical Practices for Leading a Team

OVERVIEW OF CONTENT The 6 Critical Practices for Leading a Team helps participants to surface current mindsets around their leadership, equip them with practical skills and tools as a leader, and sharpen their focus on how to achieve results with and through others. SESSION HIGHLIGHTS Regardless of where participants are at in their leadership [...]

By |2020-11-23T08:33:41-06:00November 20th, 2020|Cedar Valley, Leader in Me, News|Comments Off on Leadership Series Recap – 6 Critical Practices for Leading a Team

Lowell Elementary School Spotlight

We are thankful for the opportunity to work with 23 schools in the Cedar Valley region. This month's school feature is Lowell elementary school which is a part of the Waterloo School District. Each month, we have the opportunity to ask questions to schools in our region about the impact of Leader Valley and [...]

By |2020-11-20T12:04:52-06:00November 20th, 2020|Cedar Valley, Leader in Me, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Lowell Elementary School Spotlight
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