Leadership development training and mediation services are provided by K-State Research and Extension.
K-State Research and Extension offers three major programs that assist Kansas communities with developing, coaching and recognizing community leaders:
Huck Boyd Institute for Rural Development – Huck Boyd National Institute for Rural Development is a public/private partnership between Kansas State University and the Huck Boyd Foundation. The mission of the institute is to help rural people help themselves.
Kansas Agriculture and Rural Leadership (KARL) - The Kansas Agriculture and Rural Leadership program is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational organization dedicated to developing leaders for agriculture, business and rural communities.