A program of the City of Grapevine and the Grapevine Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Grapevine offers an educational experience designed to develop an awareness of the city, its relationship with the DFW Metroplex and to provide personal leadership training. At the conclusion of the program, participants are better prepared, to seek leadership roles, both within their business and community.

Participation in the class is limited. Leadership Grapevine participants are selected through an application and selection process, with the purpose of this process to assure a mix of people from diverse backgrounds and experiences that represent a cross-section of the city.

If you have any questions about Leadership Grapevine, please contact the Chamber at (817) 481-1522.

Leadership Grapevine Board of Directors
Each year, three (3) Leadership Grapevine alumni are chosen for the Leadership Grapevine Board of Directors. These Directors assist in analyzing past class evaluations, as well as to develop the future classes. Terms are 1 year and start each June. Boards meetings are every 4 months. Board Directors typically join in on a variety of classes and attend Graduation each May.

Leadership Grapevine Alumni Association
Connect | Mentor | Generate | Engage
Leadership Grapevine has been going strong for 25 years. Over 400 leaders have graduated from the program with approximately 300 still in the surrounding area and connected to the community and its leadership.

Annually, each March, alumni are asked to join the $100 Club. This is essentially their annual dues. Dues collected go towards service projects the alumni undertake, to educational programs and social gatherings.

Scheduled gatherings can include participation in current classes, updates on City operations, the latest news on economic development, leadership tips from subject matter experts or community service projects.

Contact Information:
John Adkins, Director of Events
Grapevine Chamber of Commerce
(817) 481-1522


Attention Leadership Grapevine Alumni:

We are excited to announce that the Leadership Grapevine Advisory Board has now organized some wonderful alumni events and we are anxious to reconnect.  They studied the results of the alumni survey and have selected specific activities and events that will meet the wants and desires expressed in your responses.

To stay connected all the time, please LIKE our Facebook Page.  Event announcements, photos, and special alumni perks will be posted there.

We hope you will find value in the arrangements that have been made for our Leadership Grapevine Alumni.  We encourage you to visit at least one event to reconnect, learn and grow.
Alumni dues are what supports this program. We hope you find worth and significance in the programming and feel confident in the contribution of dues.  Dues are $100 annually for the entire 12-month series of events.