Leadership Broken Arrow


Leadership Broken Arrow provides participants the opportunity to have a unique perspective and understand the Broken Arrow community, including the past, present, and future. LBA also helps participants gain knowledge of their individual leadership skills and talents and how they can help meet the demands of our growing community. Graduates of LBA are in a position to influence the future of Broken Arrow through their community involvement. Since 2002, over 550 individuals have graduated from LBA.


Through Leadership Broken Arrow individuals have the opportunity to:

  • Make connections and build relationships with other business leaders in the community.
  • Develop leadership skills and tools to apply in your career and your community.
  • Gain knowledge of Broken Arrow and its history.
  • Learn how the city operates and the current issues facing our community.
  • Facilitate conversations between current leaders and upcoming leaders in Broken Arrow.


Leadership Broken Arrow consists of one-day orientation sessions and 11 full-day sessions that meet monthly from August to June. Classes feature guest lecturers, experts in their respective fields, local area tours, visits to places with important community missions, leadership training, classroom participation, and an opportunity to network with other civic-minded individuals.

To graduate from LBA, you must attend a minimum of nine monthly sessions and the orientation retreat in August. Sessions are from 8a-4:30p

  • Session 1: Kickoff
  • Session 2: BA History Day
  • Session 3: Social Services Day
  • Session 4: Economic Development Day
  • Session 5: City Government Day
  • Session 6: Healthcare Day
  • Session 7: Education Day
  • Session 8: Arts and Humanities Day
  • Session 9: BA Day at the Capitol
  • Session 10: Public Safety Day
  • Session 11: Graduation Day


Tuition includes materials, breakfast, lunch, and administrative costs.  Total tuition is $750.


To apply for the class of 2023, please fill out the application, here. 

Applications are due by July 22, 2022.

For more information or questions, please contact us at [email protected] or (918) 893-2115.