Developing Your Leaders

Led by our remarkable Tillman Scholars, the Tillman Leadership Institute offers programs grounded in our 6 core attributes of leadership. With several programs and customizable options, find an upcoming course that best suits you. Sign up below for one of our upcoming programs!

Emerging Leaders 


Take your leadership to the next level

Built with research on the leadership gap from McKinsey & Company’s Chicago Community Consulting Team, as well as financial support from the National Football League, TLI’s programming will help leaders at all levels make an impact at their organizations, in their communities, and in the world at large. With content and curriculum led by Head of TLI Colleen Reaney and facilitated by Tillman Scholars, the institute will offer cohort-based programs to three audiences:

  • High potential early to mid-career professionals
  • Executive leadership
  • Student athletes.

Interested in a custom solution? We also build custom training programs for all types of organizations. Reach out to us below!

Create a Custom Program


Grounded in leadership attributes inspired by Pat Tillman

The Tillman Leadership Institute’s core curriculum draws from inspiration from:


Creative leaders work cooperatively — and exuberantly — with others to foster innovation.


A caring leader exudes a personal warmth and mutual respect for all.


A decisive leader makes consistent and effective decisions.


A tenacious leader inspires others to persevere through hardships and challenges.


An inclusive leader builds cohesive, diverse, and collaborative teams.


Passionate leaders lead with their heart and their soul.

Stay up to date on upcoming cohorts

Register below to stay informed about upcoming information sessions and important dates for all of our available leadership development programs.


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Network with professionals from some of the largest organizations across the country

The Tillman Leadership Institute is proud to have partnered with industry-leading organizations to helping to develop their emerging and c-suite level leaders.

Interested in more leadership development?

Check out all of the programs the Tillman Leadership Institute has to offer, including emerging leaders cohorts, c-suite-level development and customized courses! Learn more below.

Transform Your Leadership