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Destin Forward Leadership Program

Destin Forward: Building our Future Leaders One Member at a Time

Designed to provide a hands-on learning experience into the issues facing the Destin community on a day-to-day basis, Destin Forward accepts up to 25 business professionals for each 9-month class.  Participants learn from experts in many different fields, including the environment, boat safety, tourism promotion, and government affairs.  Class begins in August with a welcome reception and ends in May with a graduation.

A sample class schedule is below:
August – Opening Reception and Retreat
September – Water Ways Day
October – Tourism Day
November – Economic Development Day
December – Arts and Non-profit Day
January – Environmental Day
February – Tallahassee Trip
March – City of Destin Day
April – To Be Determined By Class
May – Graduation Dinner and Ceremony

Think our program might be right for you? Applications for the class of 2025 will be available in May 2024.

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