Leadership Staff Professional Association


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Newest LSPA Newsletter

This electronic newsletter features articles on cacusu retreats,  an election recap and much more. LSPA hopes that you will enjoy our newsletter enough to become a member and/or a contributor.


Leadership Development Workshop Series

A series of interactive online workshops meant to foster self-exploration and develop the skills necessary for effective leadership. These sessions are designed to be useful whether you’re new to the legislature or a seasoned staffer with extensive legislative exterience. Trainings are offered free for NCSL members.

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NCSL Webinar

Legislative Staff Webinar Directory

NCSL Webinars and Recorded Presentations Sorted by Topic.
These are webinars and other recorded presentations that will be of particular interest to legislative staff.



About LSPA

See a list of the LSPA Executive Committee and subcommittee members and the LSPA Bylaws.


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Coronavirus Resources for Legislative Staff

State lawmakers are taking extra steps to respond to and anticipate impacts of the coronavirus. This page is updated daily to reflect new resources in policy areas ranging from education to health care costs and access.


NCSL: Your Organization

Working in a state capitol is stressful, but NCSL is here to help. We have policy specialists on call anytime, and a website where you’ll find the latest research on the issues you’re working on. Our professional development programs will connect you with people in your field from around the country. Watch the video to find out all the ways that NCSL can help you shine.


Podcast: Communications Tips During a Crisis 

Tips on managing crisis communications.The podcast will feature Kit Byer, Communications Director for Wisconsin Speaker Robin Vos, and Mississippi Lieutenant Governor Delbert Hosemann, who has led the state’s efforts in recent natural disasters.