Leadership McAllen Executive and Steering Board are pleased to announce the elected participants for Class XXXVII as the organization has begun its program for 2017-2018.

Class XXXVII is composed of 26 participants, who reside and/or work in the McAllen area. Class Sessions are scheduled monthly through May of 2018. The sessions are guided by each month's Program Committees consisting of Executive and Steering Board Members. Sessions allow forum dialogue among participants and sessions leaders, to not only share ideas but also develop understanding of different aspects and topics regarding the City of McAllen. Other activities in addition to the monthly sessions included attending meetings of the McAllen City Commission, MISD Board, and a city advisory board.

Leadership McAllen is an organization created to identify and motivate emerging leaders, develop their potential for community leadership by exposing them to the realities, opportunities, and challenges facing McAllen and its citizens, and to train emerging leaders of any age how to bring people together to make things happen.