2021 Tomorrow’s Department Head Forum

2021 Tomorrow's Department Head Forum Application

  • Tomorrow's Department Head Forum will be held on Thursday, October 21, 2021. The forum is targeted for mid-career managers who are considering or would like to become department heads in local government agencies. The event will feature panels of city managers and current department directors, human resource directors and an executive recruiter. The day will end with speed coaching and resources for further exploration.

    Preference for will be given to employees who work with an agency located in Santa Clara or San Mateo counties.

    Last day to submit an application is September 3, 2021.

    Selected applicants will be notified by September 13, 2021, and will be provided a link to register and pay the $25 fee.

  • Candidates must have the endorsement of their department director, a city/county manager, or agency chief executive.