Garrison Selected for SAME Leadership Program

John Dewar

Congratulations to Bregger Garrison​, Transportation Design, San Antonio, who has been selected to participate in the 2017 Leadership Lab for the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) San Antonio Post.

The Leadership Lab is the Post’s annual mentoring program for young members. It is aimed at both up-and-coming leaders and established operational leaders in government and industry.

The Lab’s goals are: 

  • Provide students the chance to push individual comfort limits to develop their own style of leadership
  • Offer a broad understanding of leadership theories and the practical application of those concepts
  • Afford the opportunity to listen and learn from leadership speakers on their leadership experiences
  • Provide students an enriching experience that meets their desire for professional and personal growth

The Program includes: 

  • 10 – 12 students divided into accountability pairs
  • Bi-weekly meetings for about eight months
  • Three leadership objectives/books and group discussions on assigned reading
  • Speaker series (military, civic, business leaders)
  • Team-building experiences
  • Volunteering/service projects (community service, SAME event)
  • Mentor-protégé program
  • Professional development plan