Earn Up to 6 CEs Per Session


The IARFuture Leadership Initiative is an opportunity to take your potential to the next level. The eight, day-long sessions and one pre-conference roundtable offer you the chance to learn from leaders in organizations that are changing the face of service delivery and re-tooling their agencies to meet the opportunities of the future. It also offers the chance to create an amazing support network among your fellow participants. View Application


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IARF Member: $2,800

Non-Member: $3,800

Tuition includes sessions, one hotel room for each session, lunch and dinner the day of each session and all materials.


Application Process

Applications are due January 17, 2017. Applications must be received either by mail or email at close of business that day. All applications will be acknowledged by return email. After applications are submitted, a selection committee will blindly review them, the 2017 Class will be selected, and sessions begin on April 25, 2016.




Questions should be directed to Maggie Henley - by phone (217) 753-1190 ext. 108 or by email atmhenley@iarf.org.


2016 IARFuture Graduates

Lori Randle, Blue Cap; Valencia Thompson, Blue Cap; Joyce Weston, Thresholds.; Marcos Herrera, Envision Unlimited; Patty Walters, Developmental Services Center; Danielle Matthews, Developmental Services Center; Rita Potter, Open Door Rehabilitation Center; Beth Owens, DDSME; Erin Ivancich, Goldie B. Floberg Center; Kate Strohmeier, DDSME; Hilaree Lombardo, Kreider Services; Kevin Schaefer, Trinity Services; Kristy Krisher, Bridgeway; Elizabeth Garcia, Goldie B. Floberg Center; Jacqueline Steward, Envision Unlimited (Not Pictured: Greg Petersen, Keystone Alliance)