Qualities of Leadership

October 28 | 7:30-9:30am
Rockford University’s Puri School of Business – Room 122

This session explores leadership strengths and challenges as well as leadership capabilities. Adventure into leadership styles, “followship,” the roles of communication and trust in the leadership equation and ethical leadership behavior.

Speaker: Jeff Fahrenwald, Rockford University

Faherwald_JeffJeff Fahrenwald is currently an Assistant Professor of Business and Director of the MBA Program at Rockford University.  As part of his responsibilities he is in charge of RU’s Executive Development Training and the Graduate Assistant program, and oversees marketing and outreach for the MBA Program. Jeff also teaches a number of classes at both the undergraduate level and graduate level.

Jeff has acted as a consultant, trainer and coach with over 100 local and regional profit, non-profit, and government organizations. Jeff also coordinates and/or writes a monthly column for the Rockford Chamber of Commerce Voice publication.

Jeff is an active contributor in the Rockford community.  He currently is Chair of the board for Rockford Local Development Corporation, Treasurer and a member of the Board of Directors for the Montessori Private Academy and a Member of Rockford Aquarium Board, Rockford Rotary Board, and serves on committees for Alignment Rockford, Transform Rockford and Mosaic.  Additionally Jeff serves as Secretary of the Board for NAMS and as advisory board member for MBAA.


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