California-Central Seminar

The Cal-Central Leadership Seminar is a three-and-half-day leadership development program which will bring together approximately 160 students from across the region. Local schools send representatives they feel are leaders or have leadership potential. Planned and executed completely by volunteers, the seminar is a motivational, hands-on program that includes critical thinking, mentoring, panel discussions, goal-setting, and project planning activities. Students learn individual leadership styles, group dynamics, and leadership in society–all with a focus on Leadership for Service to their communities. Students are challenged to make a difference now in their schools and communities, and challenged to perform 100 hours of service within the 12 months following their seminar, beginning with four hours of service during the seminar itself.

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Our seminar is made possible by the generous support of people like you. Please consider making a donation to support HOBY Cal-Central.

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Ambassador Info

Ambassadors for this year’s seminar and their families can get more information by clicking here.

2019 Seminar Junior Staff

Junior Staff is our umbrella term for all volunteers under the age of 21. At this time, we are pleased to announce the application for junior staff for the 2019 seminar. Access the application here.

Seminar Planning Committee Members

Jacie Wilcock
Leadership Seminar Chair

Oliver Asis
Director of Media

Nichole Fields
Director of Programming

Ryan Halversen
Mentor Lunch Coordinator and Program Operations Manager

Calle Jo Robbins
Director of Operations

Patrick Rosenberg
Director of Facilitators

Lizzy Schull
Director of Junior Staff

Ashlyn Storaker
Director of Recruitment

Michael Sudman
HOBY Store Manager

Sheryl Sudman
Director of Food & Beverage

Patrick Wilcox
Director of Fundraising

Seminar Location: California Lutheran University