Lead Where You Stand Overview 

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Wednesday June 5 - Thursday, June 6, 2024
Westmont College, Santa Barbara

Register to Attend

At Lead Where You Stand, you'll hear content geared for leaders and teams seeking to build organizations that both succeed and make an enduring impact on society. The conference takes place beginning the afternoon of Wednesday, June 5 and concludes the evening of Thursday, June 6. In between, you'll enjoy great speakers, connect with other attendees over delicious meals, and take a sip from the firehose of transformative ideas for leadership.

Retreat-Like Setting for Powerful Leadership Insights

Thought leaders converge at Westmont College to bring you two immersive days spent exploring transformative ideas you can apply to your non profit, for profit or government leadership role. Whether you are an emerging leader, or a seasoned professional, you’ll gain tools and insights to help you thrive amid the complexity of effective leadership. You’ll leave inspired and equipped to impact your field and your community.

Lead Where You Stand is for You

Discover how enriching and refreshing it is to invest time in your own professional development. You are welcome to attend individually, or with friends or colleagues. Teams are encouraged to register together.

Lead Where You Stand speakers offer insights that help attendees grow leadership skills across industries, perceive current trends, address timeless leadership challenges, grow in self awareness, and better navigate cross-cultural understanding.

Each year, attendees come from every field. Whether you work in arts and entertainment, business, education, ministry or non profits, medicine, engineering…or another field entirely, this is your time and space to grow as a capable, moral leader.

A Taste of Lead Where You Stand

Need More Reasons to Attend?

Insightful content—every year, speakers bring a depth of insight in their field. 


Westmont’s beautiful campus. With a retreat-like setting, Westmont College is an ideal place to come individually or bring colleagues for team building.

Full access to the recordings of every session. With your conference ticket, you can watch playbacks from your computer, tablet, or smartphone at your leisure!

Networking and team building. Whether you arrive on your own or bring your team, you’ll have opportunities to discuss your learnings over meals and between sessions. 

Santa Barbara. Stay on for the weekend and discover why Santa Barbara is called the American Riviera. Enjoy beaches, hiking, fine dining and more.