LaShon Ross Institute for Education & Development

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Throughout her 15 year career with the City of Plano, LaShon was passionate about the importance of education and employee development. In recognition of her passion, the City of Plano's Training Program has been renamed the LaShon Ross Institute for Education and Development. 

The Institute supports employees by providing opportunities to gain the skills and confidence needed to excel, thus empowering, strengthening and inspiring them to reach their full potential professionally and personally. Additionally, the Institute is dedicated to providing tailored development programs in order to help employees meet career goals and foster career growth while also supporting the City of Plano’s staffing needs.

Programs under the Institute include tuition reimbursement, Leadership for the 21st Century, the Management Preparation Program of Plano (MP3), administrative professionals training, supervisor training, personal enrichment and other city-wide training courses. 

For City of Plano Employees

  • Compliance Training New Employees (PDF): The Compliance Training link will provide you with a list of mandatory classes that City of Plano employees are required to take.
  • 2020 Compliance Training ALL Employees (PDF): Coming Soon!
  • Training Liaison List (PDF): The Training Liaison List will provide the names and emails of training liaisons for various departments. City of Plano employees, who want to enroll in a class, should contact their department's training liaison.

Compliance Training
Compliance Training

Directions to Training Locations