When is Leadership Academy and National Convention?

The Elmon M. Williams Leadership Academy will be held on August 2-5, 2018. Undergraduate members may register online here.

 

Where is Leadership Academy and National Convention?

The Elmon M. Williams Leadership Academy will be held at the Griffin Gate Marriott Resort and Spa in Lexington, KY.

   

When should I arrive?

If you are driving, please make sure you are at the Griffin Gate Marriott Resort and Spa no later than 1:00pm on Thursday, August 2. If you are flying, please make sure your arriving flight arrives into Lexington Blue Grass airport no later than 12:30pm. 

  

When should I schedule my flight home?

Please make sure your departing flight is no earlier than 3:00pm. 

 

What should I pack?

Attire for Thursday is Pin Attire (coat & tie) for the Formal Meeting, Opening of Convention and Banquet. Attire for Friday through Sunday is business casual during the day, so think khakis and polo shirts. The Ordo Honoris banquet is formal (black tie optional). The National Office will be selling clothing and other items at the Academy so you may want to bring some spending money for that. Don’t forget to something to write with (pen/pencil) and something to write on (notebook/paper). 

 

Who will I be roomed with?

In an effort to provide opportunities for Brothers to meet as many of each other as possible, chapter delegates are randomly placed with Brothers from other chapters.

 

What costs are covered by the National Fraternity?

The National Fraternity covers the registration cost of two delegates per chapter to attend the Elmon M. Williams Leadership Academy. This includes meals, snacks, educational sessions, and accommodations. Additional delegates are $500 each.