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LeadMN’s annual January Leadership Conference is designed to prepare and build on students’ skills and experiences so you can be effective leaders on your campus.  At this 2-day event you will prepare for the 2023 legislative session, attend trainings and workshops.

You'll also attend LeadMN's premiere fundraiser, the annual Scholarship Gala. This is LeadMN's signature fundraising event where we raise money for scholarship and the emergency grant.


  • Prepare for the 2023 legislative session
  • Develop an action plan to help students on your campus
  • Have your professional headshot taken
  • Network with fellow student leaders from across Minnesota
  • Gain important professional tips and tidbits
  • Attend the 25th Anniversary Scholarship Gala
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Embassy Suites Minneapolis North, 6300 Earle Brown Dr, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430


Hennepin Technical College - Brooklyn Park, 9000 Brooklyn Blvd., Brooklyn Park, MN 55445


If you have any concerns or questions, please reach out to Fatu Magassouba, Associate Executive Director, at  

Accessibility and Accommodations

We're committed to making sure that every attendee is able to attend the conference as their full self. If you require any accommodations at the conference, please contact Mameneh at with details about your needs. Check out our Accessibility Statement for more information.

Vaccines and Masks

Students are strongly encouraged to get the two Covid-19 vaccinations and the booster, and also to wear a mask while indoors at the conference. We have made this decision based on Minnesota State and CDC guidelines.