Project LEAD

Are you interested in developing personal leadership skills?
Have you ever wondered how you could build connections with local leaders?
Do you long to make a difference in your community?

If you answered yes to these questions, you may be the perfect candidate to join the first group of participants in Project LEAD, a unique learning opportunity provided by a collaboration between the City of Balch Springs, the City of Mesquite and the Mesquite Independent School District.

Project LEAD is looking for motivated citizens interested in learning about leadership, growing as a civic leader and contributing to the growth of our cities and school district. Commitment to the 2023-24 Project LEAD class will require attendance at four different 90 minute learning sessions. Space is limited and not everyone who applies will be selected to participate. Please take a moment to complete the interest form below to let us know why you would like to be part of Project LEAD.

Class Dates

  • Nov. 7
  • Dec. 5 
  • Jan. 16
  • Feb. 13


6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

If you have questions please contact: Winema Martinez, at or (972)216-6293