Our Vision

A diverse community of principled leaders dedicated and motivated to shape Greater Rochester now and in the future.


Our Mission

We inspire, connect, and educate a vibrant, diverse network of individuals who will provide leadership to transform and strengthen our Greater Rochester Region.


We connect people.     We educate leaders.    We facilitate important conversations.

Leadership Rochester is the region’s premier leadership organization preparing diverse leaders to work cooperatively to strengthen Greater Rochester. We strive to represent the diversity of the Greater Rochester region, connecting participants from across geographies, sectors, industries, backgrounds, cultures, and beliefs. We engage citizens to explore critical community issues in a trusted space.


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