Professional Organizations


There are a variety of organizations available to leadership professionals that also provide resources to students.  These organizations are provided as a reference for students who interested in networking with other leaders or pursuing a career in the leadership studies field.

International Leadership Association (ILA)

ILA was established over a decade ago to bring people together to further the idea of leadership and leadership studies.  ILA is an international organization and their website features access to many resources including webinars.  Visit their website at


NASPA is a professional organization for student affairs administrators in higher education.  Their national and regional network provides information to current and prospective members of the student affairs career field.  You can visit their website at

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Gonzaga University
502 E. Boone Ave.
Spokane, WA 99258 

Katie Herzog 
Program Specialist
(509) 313-4156 

Carolyn Cartwright 
Program Coordinator
(509) 313-5610

Daniel Oppong 
Graduate Assistant
(509) 313-6486