Welcome to the Ankeny Leadership Institute

2021-2022 ALI Application is now available!

Click here to download the application

Click here to read about ALI class format, schedule, and application proccess.


Institute Vision

At the Ankeny Leadership Institute, our vision is to create a strong, vibrant Ankeny through outstanding leadership. Our comprehensive leadership program makes this possible.


  • Understand the various aspects that make Ankeny a great community and be able to describe their inter-dependencies.

  • Recognize the principles of exemplary leadership and be able to demonstrate these skills in the community and on the job.

  • Expand/diversify their network and leverage it for personal and professional development.

  • Know the various leadership opportunities in our community and select one that matches their interests.