Network of Laboratory Leadership Alumni

NOLLA Group Members during a June 2012 meeting

The benefits of the Emerging Leader Program – networking, professional development opportunities, and access to laboratory leadership professionals around the country – don’t end when your Cohort’s project is complete.


Emerging Leader Program graduates automatically become members of NOLLA, the Network of Laboratory Leadership Alumni.

Our Mission:
NOLLA aims to foster the relationships formed during the Emerging Leader Program and encourage future collaborations on workforce development issues. Members develop marketing strategies for previous cohort projects, coordinate forums on hot topics in public health lab leadership and management and serve as mentors for current emerging leaders.

Get Involved:
While NOLLA membership is only available to former emerging leaders, the alumni group routinely collaborates with other APHL members and public health partners across the board to further workforce development initiatives. 

NOLLA is working on:

For more information, contact NCPHLL Manager Kajari Shah at