Leadership and Development


Programs and initiatives that provide resources, skill development, training and awareness aimed at emerging and evolving leaders in all stages of life.

Are you?

  • Entering or re-entering the job market or seeking a promotion and in need of professional development?
  • Seeking to enhance your leadership efforts to strengthen your team?
  • Running your household and wanting to streamline your time and energy?
  • Interested in getting involved in elected office or some other form of civic leadership?
  • Raising or mentoring young women and want some well-researched and expert advice.
  • In senior-level management and seeking to assess and improve your leadership or communication skills?

Brown Bag Lunch Series

Our Brown Bag Lunch Series presents a short program on a variety of interesting topics each month in West Ashley and Mt. Pleasant. The program is free to Center for Women members and lunch is provided gratis by the Panera Bread Co.

Smart Leadership

Forward thinking organizations and leaders practice Smart Leadership™, which is learning to lead and manage complimentary yet conflicting attributes like delivering results while building relationship in pursuit of organizational goal attainment.

Check out other events that happen with Leadership & Development:
North Area Programs
Ready for Work


Ready for Work
We have teamed up with One80 Place and Charleston County Housing Authority to conduct soft skills in the workplace for women in need. Here are our recent graduates!

Read for Work Full


Ready for Work Nov Graduates


*Leadership & Development programs are funded in part by Mead Westvaco