Testimonials

Read what some our past Class members & Supporters say about Leadership Tomorrow:

“The invaluable information I received and the experiences I had as a Leadership Tomorrow participant gave me to the tools I needed to become a City Councilman, Mayor and now President & CEO of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce.”
– Steven Rosansky, Class of ’02
President and CEO
Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce

“Leadership Tomorrow has brought me closer to the Community I serve. It’s not a leadership class, it’s a class for leaders.”
– Jon Lewis, Class of ’12
Lieutenant, Office of the Chief of Police
Newport Beach Police Department

“I believe Leadership Tomorrow has proven to be the most effective way to understand and get involved in our community. If you want to be successful, it’s a program you should strongly consider.”
– Tom Johnson
Publisher, Johnson Media

“Leadership Tomorrow provides class members with a front-row seat to hear about the inner workings of Orange County, providing a glimpse into the key areas of our community and how leaders deal with today’s issues.”
– Debra Legan, Class of ’98
Vice President, Marketing and Corporate Communications
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian

“Citizens who aspire to serve their community need to understand the big picture of Orange County, and this is like a back stage pass. Leadership Tomorrow provides access to over 100 speakers and panelists on today’s community issues.”
—Richard Luehrs
Past President and CEO
Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce

“Leadership Tomorrow provides a unique opportunity to become knowledgeable about Costa Mesa, Irvine and Newport Beach. Getting in-depth historical, political and community information about three cities is a three for one bonus. It is a well organized program providing valuable information. I encourage individuals to participate and companies to support Leadership Tomorrow.”
– Jacquie Ellis
President and CEO
Irvine Chamber of Commerce

“The nine months of classes were a great learning experience packed with information and exposure to amazing people and programs. I didn’t want to see it end. Through the workshops, the experience provided me with concrete contacts that have made my business life more productive.”
– Marilyn Smith, Class of ’05
Public Affairs Manager
Irvine Ranch Water District

“The variety of individuals, locations and organizations we were exposed to made this an extremely valuable experience.”
– Shelly Westmore Hoss, Class of ’99
Executive Director
The Orange County Community Foundation

“Since I was already involved in our community I wasn’t sure I would learn much that was new. The year I spent in Leadership Tomorrow was invaluable in my work and in gaining a more comprehensive perspective of our county.”
– Mary MacIntyre Hamilton, Class of ’94
Self-employed Non-profit Business Consultant