Wall Completes LGFCU Fellows “Leading for Results” Course

— December 2016

Ruben WallOn October 21, Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Director Ruben Wall successfully completed the “Leading for Results” program at the UNC School of Government as a Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) Fellow. Wall was among 50 individuals from across North Carolina identified as emerging leaders in local government and was selected in a competitive process from among 135 program applicants.

“Leading for Results” is an intensive program with an emphasis on organizational leadership. Participants were introduced to models of leadership as well as management and leadership tools and strategies. LGFCU Fellows had the opportunity to gain insight into their individual leadership styles and strengths and practice ways to increase their effectiveness within their organizations.

Wall joined the Town of Wake Forest in April 2011, after serving as the Parks and Recreation Director for the City of Goldsboro. Prior to that, he was the Assistant Director for Durham Parks and Recreation where he was in charge of the Programs Division.

Wall holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation from Shaw University, and a Master’s Degree in Recreation Management from North Carolina Central University. He is a member of the National Recreation and Parks Association, as well as the North Carolina Recreation and Parks Association.