Find direction and
The Shelton Leadership Center is dedicated to building up the next generation of values-based leaders. Through personalized educational and hands-on outreach programs for professionals, college students, and pre-college students, participants cultivate the personal and professional integrity that sparks inspiration—and transformation.
for winning leadership
Leaders can be made. But it takes a solid foundation of essential values for a leader to realize individual potential—and influence others to achieve their best. This is values-based leadership, and it underpins every program within the Shelton Leadership Center.
– General Hugh Shelton
A vision realized
With a lifelong commitment to military and civil service that culminated in his becoming our nation’s 14th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Hugh Shelton knows what it means to lead with integrity. Following his retirement, General Shelton wanted to help nurture tomorrow’s leaders through a values-based leadership development program in association with his alma mater, North Carolina State University. So, in 2002, the Shelton Leadership Center was established.Learn more about General Shelton
June 15, 2019
Incoming first year students are invited to apply for this immersive two year...
November 15, 2019
Learn more about this inspiring professional development event
Join us for our annual weekend of community service
Learn about our annual Etiquette Protocol – 2019 photos coming soon!