Our Mission

The mission of Greater Naples Leadership is to provide proven leaders with a unique opportunity to learn firsthand about the issues and needs in Collier County and to encourage the use of their skills in bettering the community.

Connelly-Keesler, Hannsz and Hall Honored as Champions


On Wednesday, January 28, 2015, three GNL members:  Eileen Connolly-Keesler (Class XVIII), GNL’s immediate Past President, John Hannsz (Class XI), and William Hall (Class XII) are among twenty community champions and five Golden Apple teachers being recognized for leadership in education at … Read More . . .

GNL Members Honored as Women of Initiative 2015


The 2015 Women of Initiative were announced and introduced on December 4, 2014.  GNL members to be honored are Bette Aymar, Class XII, Lydia Galton, Class X, Linda Penniman, Class VII and Sondra Quinn, Class VIII. Each year, the Women’s Initiative Network, an … Read More . . .

Susan Eisenhower to Talk Tough Leadership at 2015 Event


Whether writing or speaking about U.S. foreign policy or testifying, along with Senators Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio, before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Science and Space, Susan Eisenhower is a powerhouse of intellect, wisdom, wit and charm.   A consultant to major … Read More . . .