HLA Alumni Association

Leadership United


To be a network of committed, involved, diverse graduates of the Harford Leadership Academy, supporting the mission and vision of the Academy.


Through a united effort, apply the principles learned in the Harford Leadership Academy to impact current community challenges while utilizing all opportunities to make a difference in the quality of life in Harford County.


  • To schedule meetings informing alumni of new and continuing challenges and opportunities for Harford County
  • To promote involvement of Academy Alumni, personally and collaboratively, in leadership roles to address the challenges and opportunities
  • To provide a communication network between present and future community leaders
  • To promote leadership on a planned, continuing basis for the betterment of Harford County

A complete list of HLA graduates is available sorted by graduation year.

The HLA Alumni Ambassador Group

The Harford Leadership Academy Alumni Ambassador Group promotes the involvement of graduates of the Harford Leadership Academy, as existing and emerging leaders, into the Alumni Association. Their vision is to enroll seventy-five percent of the graduates from the Academy as active Alumni members.

Upcoming Alumni Events

HLA graduates may attend events for free with a paid annual Alumni membership (Excluding the HLA Graduation Dinner).
Please contact Wendy Ambler at wambler@harford.edu to RSVP or ask questions regarding any of the following upcoming events:

Come join us for the February HLA Alumni Association Event!

The APG Discovery Center - An update on Harford County's most exciting new project!

Wednesday, February 19th at Aberdeen City Hall

8:30 a.m. - Networking and Refreshments
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Program

The APG Discovery Center will be a place where students of all ages experience, create, and play with science and technology. A place where new worlds are discovered, and connections are made. Exhibits featuring virtual reality will give visitors the opportunity to drive a tank or fly a plane. Other exhibits will explore the history and the future of high performance computing. In addition to interactive exhibits, the Discovery Center will offer after-school programs, maker spaces, and serve as an anchor for the region’s STEM activities.

This meeting is free for current PAID HLA Association members. Please RSVP to Wendy Ambler at wambler@harford.edu.

$15 for HLA Graduates. Please register online at www.harford.edu/HLAEvent

Keep checking here for more details and events to come!

The annual dues for the HLA Alumni Association are $50. 10% of each paid membership is earmarked for leadership programs. Scholarships are available for attendance in the Harford Leadership Academy and CORE Leadership programs. To apply for a scholarship, contact Wendy Ambler, wambler@harford.edu

There are two ways to join or renew with the HLA Alumni Association:


For HLA Association information, contact Wendy Ambler.