participants in the Stanford LEAD: Personal Leadership program working together
Stanford LEAD: Personal Leadership Certificate

Faculty

Grow as a leader by interacting directly with some of the most renowned teachers and researchers in the field of leadership education.

LEAD Personal Leadership program faculty are the same professors who teach in the highly ranked MBA Program and Stanford GSB Executive Education. Peter DeMarzo, is the faculty director of Stanford LEAD and the Certificate in Corporate Innovation and he co-leads with Sarah Soule, the co-director of the Personal Leadership Certificate curriculum.

Each member of the Personal Leadership program faculty teaching in the Personal Leadership Certificate has helped shape the proven learning model offered in the program under the leadership of the faculty directors. Stanford LEAD faculty are committed to providing a rigorous and immersive online experience which mirrors the richness of our on-campus programs.

Faculty Leadership

Peter M. DeMarzo
  • Director, Stanford LEAD: Corporate Innovation Certificate
  • Director, Stanford LEAD: Personal Leadership Certificate
Sarah A. Soule
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
  • Director, Executive Program in Social Entrepreneurship
  • Co-Director, The Innovative Health Care Leader: From Design Thinking to Personal Leadership
  • Co-Director, LGBTQ Executive Leadership Program
  • Director, Stanford LEAD: Personal Leadership Certificate

Core Faculty

Brian   Lowery
Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Neil Malhotra
Ken   Shotts