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Texas Leadership Forum

The John Ben Shepperd Texas Leadership Forum (“TLF”) is a state-wide public leadership conference that has brought together the best in Texas leadership since 1985. Its power lies in its unique format: joining together aspiring and established Texas leaders to discuss and address the challenges facing the state.

The TLF has three goals:

  1. Unite established Texas leaders with aspiring young leaders to provide leadership education, mentoring, coaching;
  2. Support the Texas Legislature by discussing issues of public concern; and,
  3. Recognize outstanding Texas leaders in selected categories and induct them into the Texas Leadership Hall of Fame.