4305 University Avenue, Suite 525
San Diego, CA 92105
LEAD’s mission and purpose is to provide intense issue-oriented programming, leadership skill building and community volunteerism opportunities to a growing set of regional leaders who understand and respond to the quality of life challenges facing the greater San Diego region.
Established in 1981, LEAD is the oldest community leadership training program in the area and recognized as one of the country’s foremost leadership development programs. LEAD’s growing roster of over 1,700 Graduate Members represents individuals in positions of influence at every level of San Diego’s business, government and independent sectors. These individuals serve over 3,000 non-profit organizations and public commissions.