In recognition of alumni and businesses that support Leadership Jackson, we are honored to present them with these awards…

The Alumni Awards – to past LJ graduates are given annually at the Graduation Banquet in recognition of alumni that have made a difference in the community:

  • The Harbert Alexander Award is given to an alumni who has had unending volunteer service in the community since graduation from Leadership Jackson
  • The Emerging Leader Award is given to a graduate of Leadership Jackson within the last three years and that has taken an active role in the community.
  • The C.O.P.E Award is given to a Leadership Jackson alumni currently living or working in Madison County. One that has made significant contributions to the improvement of Madison County since being accepted into Leadership Jackson. Demonstrated unusual concern for the welfare of others or performed extraordinary acts of kindness and one whose acts are not job related or for personal financial gain.

The Performing Star Award is given quarterly and honors a company and The Rising Star Award honors an individual that has made a difference or positive impact in our community.

Jewel and Diamond Awards: Given to people in the graduating class that were ‘jewels’ during their class year.