The high-impact design blends rigorous curriculum with social and experiential learning that challenges you to reach your full potential. See what our program participants, our LEADers, are saying about the Stanford LEAD difference!

Hear from Past Participants

Stanford LEAD: A Transformational Journey
Stanford LEAD: A Transformational Journey
Hear program participants discuss the impact of the LEAD journey and how it has fundamentally changed how they think about and approach their work.
Jolone, LEADer
Jolone, LEADer
Hear program participant Jolone discuss how LEAD rounded out her business skill set and took her career to the next level.
Gabrielle, LEADer
Gabrielle, LEADer
Hear program participant Gabrielle discuss how she leveraged the global LEAD network to broaden her perspectives and successfully launch new initiatives at Tory Burch Foundation.
Carl, LEADer
Carl, LEADer
Hear program participant Carl discuss how the LEAD program gave him the fundamentals to be a more effective physician leader and successful CEO of his company Fractal OnCall Solutions.

How Participants Rank Stanford LEAD

Source: Data drawn from survey responses of 1,005 former participants who completed Stanford LEAD between August 2020 and August 2022.

Why I Recommend Stanford LEAD

How I’ve Applied What I Learned

LEADer Perspectives

Explore the LEAD program experience and highlights through short articles from past participants.


Marineh Lalikian
Director, Stanford LEAD Online Business Program Executive Education