Prepare for a leadership experience like no other.

The JCI USA North American Academy is a transformational three-day experience that combines leadership development with international community building.

2023 dates will be announced soon!


Your Next Level

The JCI USA North American Academy is an immersive experience that combines leadership and personal growth. Nationally and internationally renowned trainers provide three days of activities and coaching that will push you out of your comfort zone and to your next level. You'll leave inspired and ready to drive immediate improvement in your organization.

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2022 Academy Information

Who is North American Academy for?

North American Academy is for impact creators - for future leaders and those who will lead their communities on the local, national, and even international stage.​ This experience is designed to develop leaders for a changing world.

You don't have to be in a national leadership or executive position to attend NAA. That's actually the point - the experience is created to empower and educate those that see themselves in larger roles in the future, both within the JCI movement and outside it.


If our mission of empowering young people to creative positive change resonates with you, we encourage you to register and join us for NAA 2022.

Over these three days, you will develop...

What's Included

4 Nights Hotel

You'll have lodging taken care of. Each attendee will be given a double room and paired with another attendee.


We'll provide breakfast daily at the hotel, lunch on Thursday and Friday, and Wednesday/Saturday evening receptions.

Training Sessions

Internationally renowned trainers will be leading our sessions that will develop your personal and leadership growth. 

Community Building

With attendees from across North America and the United States, you'll be in a transformational setting with leaders from various backgrounds and industries.

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Christian Gray
Louisiana State President
2021 JCI USA Board of Directors

North American Academy is a program unlike anything I've ever experienced. If you're ready to take on the world, if you're ready to take on your community, if you're ready to take on your life...go to North American Academy.


Bethanie Miller
JCI USA Vice President
2021 JCI USA Board of Directors

If you're looking for a life-changing experience, not just for your leadership development but for your personal and professional development, then North American Academy is for you.


Sue Solymosi
JCI Canada

Sue's testimony is coming soon!

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