For experienced leaders

Designed for experienced, established leaders. Primary topics covered are:

  • Creating a Healthy Culture
  • Elevating the Leaders Around You
  • Leading Change


PLF Leaders Collaboratives meet from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM for six days of learning - two consecutive days (Tuesday/Wednesday) for three consecutive months.


COST - $3,500 includes all materials, assessments and meals. Scholarships are available thanks to the generosity of PLF donors.



For Next Generation leaders

Designed for next generation, aspiring leaders. Primary topics covered are:

  • Achieving Your Leadership Potential
  • Building and Sustaining Trusting Relationships
  • Influencing Others for the Common Good


PLF Emerging Leaders Collaboratives meet from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM for six evenings of learning - two consecutive evenings (Tuesday/Wednesday) for three consecutive months.


COST - $1,500 includes all materials and assessments. Scholarships are available thanks to the generosity of PLF donors.


PLF Leaders Collaboratives are dynamic, cohort-based experiences designed for Pittsburgh’s business leaders, not-for-profit leaders, church leaders, and civic leaders. As a Leaders Collaborative participant or an Emerging Leaders Collaborative participant, you will experience a distinct faith-based approach to leadership development that includes: 

  • Case studies of transformational leaders
  • Multiple proven leadership assessments
  • World-class leadership skill-building courses from Development Dimensions International (DDI)
  • Q&A sessions with leaders who are making a difference in our city
  • Small-group coaching to synthesize your learning into practical application
  • All of the benefits afforded to graduates of PLF Leaders Collaboratives or Emerging Leaders Collaboratives including the opportunity to find a mentor and/or serve as a mentor

Your learning from Collaborative faculty and from fellow participants will forever change your perspective of leadership!


Spring 2022:
March 8-9, April 5-6, May 3-4
Fall 2022:
September 13-14, October 4-5, November 1-2

PLF Partners with L3 Leadership

The Pittsburgh Leadership Foundation is pleased to partner with L3 Leadership
to provide you with these additional leadership development opportunities

L3 One Day Conference

L3 One Day will take place at Allison Park Church in Hampton, PA on Friday, April 1st, 2022! Get ready for a day full of impactful life and leadership lessons that are guaranteed to take you to the next level.

L3 Masterminds

Mastermind groups are groups of 6-12 leaders that meet twice a month to help each other grow and develop. They believe that every leader needs to be in a Mastermind Group to reach their full potential.

L3 Leadership Podcast

L3 Leadership is obsessed with helping you grow to your maximum potential and to maximize the impact of your leadership. Therefore, each month they deliver 4 new episodes that will help you grow and develop as a leader.