Giving Tuesday is November 29! We are looking for 100 individuals to donate $35 to provide a Cornerstone Program scholarship to a local leader.
Applications will be open in January for our next class of amazing professionals.
Our Cornerstone Program provides the opportunity for you to build bonds and form relationships across many different industries and organizations.
Encourages and empowers young adults through three full-day interactive
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.
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.
Leadership Oakland Alumni
Cheryl Boodram featured in Top of Troy
LO alumna is highlighted as a top female business leader at annual Troy Chamber event.
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.
Executive Director of Leadership Oakland, Tom Sommer, interviews Susan Morgan Bailey, LO board member, entrepreneur and culture & wellbeing expert. Tom: Susan Morgan Bailey is the Vice President of Culture and Wellbeing Practice Leader for Marsh and McLennan...
Tears of sadness filled my eyes as Clarence shared his story of being diagnosed with advanced colon cancer at the age of 31! They turned to relief as he relayed the news of his remission. Then the questions flooded my mind, “What?! When?! How?!” After quickly doing...
Slow Down! Networking is Not a Race It’s easy to feel more professionally connected than ever. Linked-In broadcasts our resume, accomplishments and career goals to the world. New connections are a few clicks away. But, virtual relationships pale in comparison to...