Leadership Testimonials

See what alumni are saying about Leadership Santa Barbara County.

I used Leadership Santa Barbara County to help me build the skills, build relationships and learn more about SB county so when I got into office I could be more effective
— Joe Holland, Santa Barbara County Clerk Recorder Assessor and Registrar of Voters (Class of 2001)
What I found most exciting about it was that the connections in all the areas create team building even with groups you wouldn’t necessarily have brought into your sphere without Leadership
— Judi Weisbart, Patricia Henley Foundation (Class of 2000-2001)
To have enjoyed this extraordinary natural beauty aThe program was very enriching and motivating for me… I definitely gained a lot of skills that benefitted my employer, but I came away from the program with a lot of personal development as well which was an added bonus that I had not expected.
— Valerie Tyler, Special Technologies Laboratory (Class of 2005)