Isabella Cannon Distinguished Visiting Professor of Leadership

The Center for Leadership is proud to host the annual Isabella Cannon Distinguished Visiting Professor of Leadership. Each year, this special guest spends several days on Elon’s campus sharing insights and leadership lessons through classroom visits, private meetings, receptions, question and answer periods, and formal lectures. Isabella Cannon Leadership Fellows and general members of the Isabella Cannon Leadership Program are invited to private gatherings with these special guests. Learn more about our 2012 Distinguished Visiting Scholar below.  For past scholars, please click here.

2012 Distinguished Visiting Professor

Judith Jamison
Passion – The Key to Great Leadership

On March 5, 2012, the Center for Leadership welcomed Judith Jamison as the distinguished visiting professor of leadership. Jamison is an American dancer, choreographer, and former artistic director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre. She has become a legendary icon in performing arts and in the field of leadership. For more than two decades at the helm of this highly respected dance organization, Ms. Jamison propelled AAADC to new heights with an understanding of the past and a focus on the future.  Learn more on e-net and Charlie Rose