Conversation Project: Looking for Leadership

What Do We Want from Leaders?

March 7, 2017 | 7:00 p.m. | Columbia Ecovillage Condominium Common House

4653 NE Killingsworth St., Portland OR 97218

Different people have different ideas about what they want and expect from leaders. Our understanding of what constitutes leadership is shaped by the behavior and appearance of the people we call “leaders.” Many of our ideas about leadership are tied to positions of power and authority and influenced by race, gender, age, and other identities. Join leadership studies teacher Lois Ruskai Melina for a conversation exploring questions such as, How are leadership, power, and authority different? What are other names for what we experience as leadership? Is leadership always in service to the greater good? How can we raise up the kinds of leaders who can best serve our communities? Read more.

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