GOALS FOR THE BUCKNELL BISON LEADERSHIP ACADEMY:

• Identify and develop high potential leaders in their sophomore or junior years
• Help young best athletes become best leaders
• Create strong leaders by example and set the stage for developing vocal leaders
• Build a strong peer support network for aspiring leaders
• Develop leaders who support and learn from current team captains/leaders
• Practice leading self, their class, and below
• Succession Planning — smoothly replace graduating leaders

• Encourage veteran leaders to step up and be vocal leaders
• Establish a solid, cooperative and ongoing partnership with the coaching staff
• Teach and apply the insights and skills necessary to be a responsible and respected leader
• Provide veteran leaders with ongoing coaching and support as they tackle the tough issues of team leadership
• Provide veteran leaders with a solid peer network for guidance and support
• Provide veteran leaders with highly marketable leadership skills for a lifetime