Leadership, Exchange, & Coaching Project
We are pleased to announce the recruitment process for the LEC 14 cohort of the Leadership, Exchange, & Coaching Project (LEC). LEC builds the capacity of leaders in the CAC movement to provide dynamic, purposeful leadership to their organizations. The LEC vision is to create strong, healthy, effective organizations and partnerships. By taking the time for professional growth and development, CAC leaders can advance the ultimate success of their organization's mission.

LEC is appropriate for CAC Directors and Associate Directors who have been in their positions for 1-2 years.
Seating is limited to 30 participants

Meeting Details

January 30- February 1, 2024 (Virtual Meeting)
July 24-25, 2024 (In Person in Philadelphia, PA pending DOJ approval) 
January 2025 (Virtual Meeting)
Please note: Meeting 2 will be held in person in Philadelphia, PA. If you are accepted, NRCAC is able to cover lodging and reimburse travel costs for in-person meetings for LEC participants from the Northeast Region. Candidates from outside of the Northeast Region are encouraged to check with their Regional CAC, state, and/or local CACs for funding support. Meals will not be provided.

Application Deadline - Friday, September 8, 2023

Applicants will be notified of the status of their application on September 29, 2023.

Questions? Contact Sue Ascione at
Applicant Information

This project is sponsored by NRCAC from Grant Award Number 15PJDP-22-GK-06061-JJVO awarded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this publication/program/exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, OJJDP or NRCAC.