Andrew Institute for Leadership Development

Founded by respected businessman and community leader Dewey Andrew, the Andrew Institute for Leadership
and Public Service offers to the public and private sector alike, the opportunity to participate in cutting edge
career development from the world’s most recognized experts from the areas of business, entertainment, sports, innovation, and public service.

Providing access to the top business and thought leaders as well as best selling authors, the Andrew Institute for Leadership and Public Service brings to western North Carolina corporate training and motivational leadership that has been seen across the world.

In a unique partnership, the Andrew Institute not only benefits those seeking business training and leadership development but also serves to benefit those that Eblen Charities serves through direct assistance programs.

Generation Next Student Leadership Award / Young Leader Essay Contest

Each spring, the Andrew Institute for Leadership and Public Service, Express Employment Professionals, and Eblen Charities conduct the Young Leader Essay Contest in conjunction with the Keller Williams-Avadim Technologies-Andrew Institute Leadercast –Asheville.

Attending student leaders have the opportunity to write an essay between 800 and 1,000 words using the information they had heard from attending Leadercast-Asheville or the Express Employment Professionals Refresh Leadership Simulcast events.

The student writing the winning essay will receive a $500 cash prize and the Generation Next Student Leadership Award.