Organizational Leadership Symposium, a blend of in-person, virtual, independent and group work over the course of 4 months. Designed for executives who have been in their leadership role for less than three years or organizations in growth mode, the symposium focuses on enhancing personal leadership, communication, and resource management skills.

  • Concentrated, accelerated professional development

  • Access to digital library of tools and templates

  • Application of principles to real-work project, with input from Orbis consultants

  • Executive coaching

  • Virtual community with online discussion forum for sharing ideas and motivation

  • Exponential growth of professional network


  • Swag Box

    A welcome box sent to your door filled with items curated especially for you to enjoy and help organize your learning.

  • Resource Library

    We will provide you with our favorite tools and templates throughout the course to help guide you in your learning.

  • Professional Photo

    It's never a bad time to update your professional head shot, so that is part of the package!


Instructor Bio:

Lisa Johnson is an enterprising idea person who likes to share with others to help in their business and personal success. She holds a Master of Organizational Leadership from Colorado Christian University, B.S. in Communications from Eastern New Mexico University, and is a graduate of the Economic Development Institute. Her economic development career has spanned 20+ years and three states, with leadership roles at the county, regional and state level. Lisa is a visionary who has developed projects to transform communities and build strong companies.

Lisa Johnson, MOL

Founder & CEO


Instructor Bio:

Colby Ochsner is a lifelong learner and strategic thinker. He grew up on a family farm/ranch outside of Lingle, Wyoming. He received his education in Business Administration and Entrepreneurship at the University of Wyoming, and an MBA in Sustainable Business Systems from Pinchot University in Seattle, Washington. His graduate studies focused on entrepreneurship and agriculture, and he was able to gain an additional certificate in Sustainable Agricultural Systems. He currently lives his passion daily, caring for the cattle herd, or in the cab of a tractor. In his part-time he is a marketing, agriculture, and entrepreneurship consultant.

Colby Ochsner, MBA

Business Consultant


Instructor Bio:

Annie Wood is a problem solver who enjoys bringing teams together to develop and execute solutions. She has worked in communications and economic development for more than fifteen years, as well as briefly venturing into the private industry of large manufacturing. Born and raised a Wyoming girl, Annie has grown up with a love of the outdoors – from camping, fishing, and hiking to running triathlons. Annie received both her undergraduate degree in Marketing and her MBA from the University of Wyoming. In her part-time, Annie is also a small business owner handling aviation ground operations.

Annie Wood, MBA

Director of Client Relations

Space is limited!

Tackle your next big project with a team of experts and an expanded professional network.

Are you ready to advance your career, build a more effective organization or stronger team, while feeling a personal sense of accomplishment and well-being? If you are ready to jump-start your 2023, together with other leaders facing similar challenges, then do not delay.