Staff Leadership at Northwestern

Staff Leadership at Northwestern is a highly-rated professional development program for staff leaders who have broad responsibilities and are expected to work collaboratively across units and functions at Northwestern. Since 2006, more than 280 members of the community have participated in the program. The program is offered by Kellogg School of Management Executive Education in partnership with the Office of Human Resources, and features a series of four full-day workshops at the Allen Center. Class sessions are led by Kellogg faculty and Northwestern administrative leaders.

Staff Leadership at Northwestern offers a unique opportunity for you to elevate your leadership and learn alongside peers across schools and units, while building a collaborative network of University Leaders.


The resources featured on this webpage are designed specifically for Staff Leadership at Northwestern participants who are selected during a nomination process.


Please contact Leigha Kinnear, manager of Learning & Organization Development, at or 847-467-5082 with any questions.