The Global Youth Leadership Academy (GYLA) is a world-class educational and experiential learning program that provides international students with leadership skills, challenges their global and cultural awareness and a builds a commitment to servant leadership.
2019 – Experience Switzerland
GYLA 2018 Recap Video
Students from across the country tour unique and interesting sites while learning leadership principles and experiencing different people, places and culture. It is a life-changing week as they learn about heart-led leadership.
Lasting friendships – Life-changing learning – Amazing experiences – Developing World-changers!
Tommy Spaulding is the president of Spaulding Companies and founder of GYLA. He is a world-renowned speaker on leadership, an author of multiple best-selling books, and he coaches and trains executives. His latest book, The Heart-Led Leader, was listed on the Inc.com Top 100 Best Business Books of 2015.
Tommy rose to become the youngest President of the world-renowned international leadership organization Up with People. He also founded Leader’s Challenge, which grew to become the largest high school leadership program in the state of Colorado as well as National Leadership Academy, an intensive, four-day leadership Academy for high school students held in Denver, CO. Tommy travels with our group and shares his expertise and knowledge with our students throughout the week.
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