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Now Accepting Applications for WPLA22, deadline: July 31, 2021


The Water Professionals Leadership Academy 2021-2022 (WPLA22) will identify and develop the next generation of leaders in the water industry through training sessions and team building activities that incorporate personal and professional development.

The best and brightest industry leaders with valuable experience will serve the WPLA in the role of facilitators and supporters. 


Class Size:  10-15 attendees with a mix of utility, consultant, manufacturer, regulator, and academia representatives.

Cost:  $750 per attendee, includes full conference registration at WPC22.  Attendees and their home organizations are responsible for their own transportation and lodging for sessions and WPC22.

When/Where: WPLA22 will consist of 6 sessions in the Fall of 2021/Spring 2022. Each session will take place over Thursday afternoon and Friday morning in 6 different locations in KY and TN.

 SESSION 1: October 21-22, 2021 in Bowling Green, KY
SESSION 2: November 18-19, 2021 in Chattanooga, TN 
SESSION 3: February 17-18, 2022 in Lexington, KY
SESSION 4: March 24-25, 2022 in Knoxville, TN
SESSION 5: April 21-22, 2022 in Louisville, KY
SESSION 6: May 19-20, 2022 in Nashville, TN


In order for your WPLA22 application to be considered, all completed materials must be received by the application deadline: July 31, 2021.


Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (502.468.4772) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (800.665.0175) with questions.


Note:  WPLA20 was suspended due to COVID-19 gathering restrictions, so the WPLA20 Graduation has been moved to WPC21.  WPLA20 has now become WPLA21.


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