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Senior Management Program

Senior Management Program

The Senior Management Program consists of a four-day first phase followed by a four-day second phase. Participants address current personal, professional and organizational issues relevant to senior level executives in government and universities. Course presenters utilize a variety of instructional methods and styles, simulations, discussion and a confidential, multi-rater leadership skills assessment to facilitate learning.

Who Should Attend Where
Senior-level executives in agency organizations who have major program, project and/or people-management responsibilities. 2018: Drury Plaza Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas
Tuition Instructors
$2,400, which includes all program materials, breaks, and the assessment instrument and report. Does NOT include lodging or meals. Governor’s Center staff, nationally known consultants and distinguished university faculty.


Topics vary to meet changing needs, but this year's offerings include opportunities to build skills in advocacy, communication strategies, teamwork, vision, values and integrity, organizational culture, diversity, negotiation and change management.

Included in the program, participants may participate in a one-on-one coaching session with one of the Governor’s Center’s experienced executive coaches. During the session, the coach will help the participant and identify strategies for enhancing leadership effectiveness. The coaching session will also provide feedback and guidance to assist the participant in designing an ongoing professional development plan.

Upcoming Courses

Senior Management Program

Current Courses
June 18, 2019 to June 21, 2019 Register
July 23, 2019 to July 26, 2019 Register