A leader is someone who does more than just lead people. They have to be driven by the right motivation and make a positive impact on the people around them.
A leader is someone who can see how things can be improved and who rallies people to move toward that better vision. Leaders can work toward making their vision a reality while putting people first. Just being able to motivate people isn’t enough — leaders need to be empathetic and connect with people to be successful. Leaders don’t have to come from the same background or follow the same path. Future leaders will actually be more diverse, which brings a variety of perspectives. The key is to lead by positive example.
Applicants must submit an essay outlining an example or examples of when they were called on to exhibit true leadership.