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  • Welcome to Leadership Southwest!

    Leadership Southwest is a cooperative effort sponsored by the Cedar Hill, DeSoto, Duncanville and Lancaster Chambers of Commerce with a mission to promote and enhance leadership through education in civic and community affairs, and encourage volunteerism in Southwest Dallas County.  Leadership Southwest is designed for the development of tomorrow’s leaders and community volunteers on boards, councils, and commissions by making significant contributions to the future of Southwest Dallas County.

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    Every Day is Beautiful in Green Valley

    With a wide variety of events and opportunities, Green Valley has something to offer everyone. Celebrate the fun of the Minnesota State Fair with us each summer. Enjoy a scenic stroll through our many parks or play a round of golf at one of our three courses. Have your picture taken with the World’s Largest Owl and marvel at all the beautiful outdoor murals throughout the town.

    Our community offers a thriving economy, superb schools, traditional values, faith and fellowship, helpful services, and many entertainment options. Green Valley is truly the ideal place for new ventures and new growth because every day is abeautiful day.

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  • Leadership Series Leadership Series

    2017-18 LSW Leadership Series facilitated by Dr. Terry from UNT | Dallas. Each session will include a Leadership topic such as Crucial Conversations, Decision Making in Leadership and Ethical Just to name a few.

  • Distinguished Leadership Award Distinguished Leadership Award

    Patricia Coleman is the Vice-President & Director of Marketing for Bank of DeSoto.  She is a 2005 graduate of Leadership Southwest.  Her professional movement intertwines with her personal mission.  Patricia truly cares about people and her community.  She inspires to make our community a better place to work, live and play.

  • LSW Alumni Association LSW Alumni Association

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