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This academy is afforded to high school and college students who are interested in being a part of a statewide network of students that collaborate with business leaders for mentorship opportunities, relationship building and advancing career pathways.

The academy includes in-person and virtual job-shadowing and mentoring opportunities through the YTexas consortium of chief executive officers representing the following industry sectors: Technology, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Sports/Entertainment, Transportation/Aviation, Retail/Consumer Goods, Non-profit and Government, Energy, Business/Financial Services and Real Estate Services.

This program will address 10 leadership topics:

  1. Servant Leadership
  2. The Value of Networking
  3. Emotional Intelligence
  4. Leverage Your Skills
  5. Going the Extra Mile

6. Rally the Team
7. Leaders Sell
8. Philanthropy
9. Texas Industries
10. Texas Regions


Steffanie Pantoja

Joel Martinez

Israel Vasquez

Dori Martinez

Charles Moreno

Daniel Akwei

Catherine Cadena

Faiz Kerai

Do you have an interest in?
  1. Being groomed to be a leader, CEO or business owner
  2. Networking with students across the state.
  3. Learning about the Texas economy and its influencers
  4. Collaborating with Texas CEOs on key job skills and opportunities