The Queen Collaborative

A new program for African American/Black Women led by Black Women leaders and entrepreneurs.

Cornerstone Program

We are currently recruiting for our next class of amazing professionals.

We're Hiring!

We are looking for passionate leaders to join the LO team.


Our Cornerstone Program provides the opportunity for you to build bonds and form relationships across many different industries and organizations.

Junior LO

Encourages and empowers young adults through three full-day interactive


Our partners believe in our mission of developing a network of diverse and influential leaders


Our events cover a wide range of topics that are current and relevant to our community and beyond.


LO has given me an awareness of what’s possible and the resources to make it happen.

Our Mission

To develop a network of diverse and influential leaders by exposing them to regional resources and issues,
and challenging them to reach their full personal, professional,
and public leadership potential.

Our Sponsors

Oakland County
priority health

Leadership Oakland Alumni

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Cheryl Boodram featured in Top of Troy

LO alumna is highlighted as a top female business leader at annual Troy Chamber event.

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Susan Morgan Bailey speaking at FinanceNext!

speak on managing the cultural factors and expectations affecting employees’ return to workplaces and how employers can manage, influence, and support business objectives and employees’ career goals.

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LOXXXI complete project for Care House

LOXXXI completed a brand new healing room for children to enjoy toys, games and a comfortable, safe space before treatment.


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New Executive Committee announced for LO. The new executive committee includes President C.J. Felton.

Our Blog

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Executive Director, Susan Hollady, on Troy Chamber Podcast

  Watch the Troy Chamber's new episode of "Members on the Mic", presented by Trion Solutions. In this episode, Susan Hollady, Executive Director of Leadership Oakland chats with the Troy Chamber about her background, how she ended up working with Leadership...

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We’re Hiring- Program Director (Part-Time)

Position Title: Program Director Supervisor: Executive Director Office Location: Pontiac, MI Organizational Summary: Leadership Oakland (LO) is Southeastern Michigan’s premier collaborative leadership experience.  Since 1990, we have been providing our Cornerstone...

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We’re Hiring- Office Administrator (Part-time)

Position Title:  Office Administrator (Part-time) Supervisor: Executive Director Office Location: Pontiac, MI Organizational Summary: Leadership Oakland (LO) is Southeastern Michigan’s premiere collaborative leadership experience.  Since 1990, we have been providing...