Founded in 2004, Leadership Western Australia is an independent, not-for-profit organisation that brings together leaders from the corporate, not-for-profit and government sectors in a collaborative environment to inspire and enhance exemplary leadership.
Our objective is to build stronger communities through development of leadership capacities and collaborative social impact initiatives. Leadership WA recognises that leaders have the potential to make a real difference and our alumni set the standard. Every year, experts from a wide variety of professional disciplines donate their time to provide strategic advice and support to not-for-profit and community entities and projects across Western Australia. Leadership WA’s alumni network is one of significant influence and determination to achieve a positive impact.
Leadership Western Australia is a peak body for community-focused leadership development in Western Australia that:
Holds diversity at the heart of everything they do
Connects community-minded people across sectors, ages, views and passions
Has its roots based in Western Australia with a global outlook
Has the inner drive and desire to make a difference to communities
Is curious and creative by nature.
Leadership WA’s Values
Accepting the challenge of Change;
Respect for Diversity, and
We are champions for leadership. We champion those who make a difference, who go on to impact the world from the invaluable experiences and the journey on which we take them.
Through our immersive programs, we instil the courage, skills and tenacity in our leaders to make an impact and create stronger communities in Western Australia and beyond.
We are committed to empowering a diverse range of Western Australia’s leaders, because leadership comes in many forms. Creating stronger communities requires great leaders, and we are the catalyst.
Our Guiding Principles
Our aspiration is to develop and enable leaders that drive community benefit in Western Australia and beyond.
Customer-centric We will develop and empower leaders that will challenge the status quo and cultivate change
Community We will strive to elicit change and drive social impact for the betterment of the community
Agile We will be an agile and responsible organisation that can adapt to a rapidly changing environment
Ethical We will act with integrity and strive to uphold our values.