The FIU LEAD Team are ambassadors for the Center for Leadership & Service. They do presentations at First Year Experience classes (SLS) and attend Orientations and University events on behalf of the office to promote all our wonderful programs, events and services. Their other main project is facilitating the weekend retreat portion of the Academy of Leaders (AOL) and presenting some Programs by Demand for student organizations. They are experts in everything CLS does and are motivated, enthusiastic and passionate FIU Panthers!

Join LEAD Team

Do you want to be a member of LEAD Team? See below for a list of requirements. Applications & interviews are held in the Spring semester. 

How to apply

  • You must be a degree-seeking student, enrolled in at least 6 credit hours and maintained a cumulative 2.5 GPA for the entire year to be eligible for the program.
  • All applicants for LEAD Team are required to have completed one of the following programs in order to be eligible for selection:
    • Academy of Leaders
    • Alternative Breaks Committee or Executive Board
    • Dance Marathon Committee or Executive Board
    • Relay for LifeCommittee or Executive Board
    • Peer Advising (completed)
    • Panther Camp Facilitator(completed)
  • Please review the application for all other requirements and guidelines.

LEAD Team Captains (LTCs)

Amelia Raudales (MMC)

Christopher Rodriguez (MMC)