You Don’t Need Another Mentor, You Need a Sponsor

10653392_725480994185364_4256939983893602194_nMentorship has been long recognized as a salient practice in leadership development. However, while mentors may help proteges understand institutional culture and steps needed to advance leadership development, they may or may not be invested in “opening doors” for them. In this presentation, I discuss the concept of “sponsorship” and its practical application in leadership development especially as it relates to advancing people of color in academe.

Cedar Springs Christian Retreat Center, Sumas, WA 98295,

Monday, June 22, 2015 at 11:00am – 12:30pm

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