About Leadership Institute of Acadiana

The Leadership Institute of Acadiana grew out of our premier flagship leadership program, Leadership Lafayette. Today, the Leadership Institute of Acadiana serves the community by offering three leadership programs and has over 1,500 program graduates across Leadership Lafayette, Lafayette Junior Leadership, Acadiana OnBoard, and Intro Lafayette.

Our Mission 

To convene, build, and activate leaders.

Our Vision 

A local and regional community in which solutions to challenges are created through respectful public discourse, diversity, inclusivity, and strong leadership.