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2024 Leading from the Middle Workshop: A Workshop for Assistant and Associate Directors

Assistant and Associate Directors play a pivotal role on admission and enrollment teams, bearing significant responsibility for operational success. Leading from the middle can present unique opportunities and challenges along the way. Designed specifically for those sitting in associate/assistant or similar roles, this workshop will not only help you thrive but also enhance your value as a member of your admission and enrollment team.

Through a blend of self-reflection, leadership lessons, and discussions, you'll gain actionable insights to propel your professional growth and effectiveness. Join us as we embark on this journey to empower and elevate your impact within the realm of admission and enrollment.

In this workshop, we will:
  • Identify challenges & opportunities of leading from the middle
  • Define your role and responsibilities when managing up, down, and across
  • Examine your professional pathway
  • Review the enrollment calendar and your key role and responsibilities.
Key takeaways & outcomes:
  • Clarity and understanding about leading from the middle.
  • Strategies to lead yourself and support your department.
  • Develop a plan for your professional growth.
  • A cohort of peers committed to learning and growing.
Given the personal nature of this workshop and the interactive discussions, we will not be recording the workshop.

Dates and Times:
Wednesday, May 1, 2024 12 -2:30 pm ET
Wednesday, May 8, 202412 -2:30 pm ET


Susanne Carpenter, ACC
Principal and Founder
Carpenter Leadership Consulting

Debby Murphy
Director of Educational Programs
Space is limited to ensure the sessions will be highly interactive.

Course Registration Fee (for two sessions) per person:

$135 member
$235 nonmember

Click here to learn more about becoming a member.