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.

Class Project Brightens Day for Seniors


Class XVIII’s first project after graduation took them to the Jewish Family & Community Services (JFCS), where one of their classmates, Jackie Faffer, is president/CEO.  “Our small but robust group of 13 volunteers helped with the Senior Center’s weekly luncheon, which over … Read More . . .

Florida Weekly Names Bennett and Faffer Power Women 2014


GNL members Jackie Bennett, Class XV, and Dr. Jaclynn Faffer, Class XVIII, were selected by Florida Weekly as Power Women 2014.  “A power woman’s work is never done,” wrote the editors, “whether strategizing a corporate initiative, raising money for a charity, entertaining … Read More . . .

Ready! Set! Go Class XIX!


The 40 members of Class XIX began their year with Retreat Day on October 15 and will participate in History Day on October 22.  The Class XVIII Session Day Teams and the Class Leadership Team have been working for months to prepare … Read More . . .