Sept 30 - Oct 1, 2024

Executive Leadership Workshop
in Tucson, AZ

When is the event?

Sept 30 – Oct 1, 2024

Where is it located?

Zion City

What does it cost?


Vision and structure play a significant role in an organization's growth and success. Much of that success depends on clearly defining the role and responsibilities of the Executive Leadership Team and Senior Pastors.

Event Experience

Tom and Todd Lane will teach you how to establish the role and function of the Executive Leadership Team, and how to successfully support the Senior Pastor through vision, execution, and staff direction and support.

This school is intended for a Senior Pastor looking to establish the role of Executive Pastor and for an Executive Team looking to understand and define their roles and how to execute the vision of the Senior Pastor. After this rich one and a half day event you will:

Event Schedule

Monday September 30, 2024

8:30amDoors Open | Check-In | Breakfast
9:00amWelcome and Introduction
9:15amSession 1: The Character of the Executive Leader
10:30amSession 2: The Competency of the Executive Leader
11:45amSession 3: The Chemistry of the Senior Leader and Executive Team
12:15pmLunch (provided)
1:00pmSession 4: Tools for the Job
2:15pmSession 5: Organization Structure and Oversight
3:30pmSession 6: Financial and Business Operations
4:30pmSession 7: Question and Answer – Processing the Day
5:00pmDismiss for the Day

Tuesday October 1, 2024

8:30amDoors Open | Breakfast
9:00amWelcome and Opening Thoughts
9:15amSession 8: Building and Protecting the Culture You Want
10:30amSession 9: Building Family Through Good Communication
11:30amSession 10: Question and Answer – Final Thoughts
12:00pmDismiss for the Day

Event Venue

Zion City – Flowing Wells Campus in Tucson, AZ

Established in 1973 and now led by Pastor Waylon Sears, Zion City is a multi-site church with three campuses in Tucson, Arizona and one campus in Nogales, Mexico. Their mission is to help people encounter God and transform culture.

About Tom and Todd Lane

Tom Lane

Founder and Chief Content Officer
Tom Lane transitioned from business to a notable 40-year career in vocational ministry, serving in various leadership roles, including executive senior pastor at churches in Texas. He has authored several leadership books and has significantly influenced both the spiritual and administrative realms of church governance. Married since 1972, Tom and his wife, Jan, have four children and fifteen grandchildren, underscoring his commitment to family and generational leadership.

Todd Lane

Chief Executive Officer
Todd Lane is a seasoned leader with extensive experience in both corporate management and vocational ministry. Starting his career in a multinational corporation, he transitioned to Gateway Church in 2002, where he significantly impacted business operations and ministry development. With a finance degree from Baylor University, Todd, alongside his wife Blynda and their three children, has also contributed to the church as an elder and speaker at various events.