Women's Leadership Initiative

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WE LEAD: Women Equipped—Leadership Education and Development.
A program providing opportunities for all female students—every major, every class—to increase their leadership capacity.

WE LEAD includes academic, experiential, and service options. Through the WE LEAD initiative, female students transform into confident and competent leaders through activities centered around the ideas of mind, heart, soul, and strength that culminate into an academic leadership certificate that can be applied to the students' transcript.

WE LEAD is comprised of three elements:


Get Involved

Whether you're a high school girl, MNU student, Alumni, or friend, we would love your involvement with the WE LEAD initiative! Here are some of the ways you can be a part of this amazing program:

WE LEAD initiative has been made possible thanks to a Women in Leadership Endowment Fund by Brent and Lynette Barkman and Candace Moss, along with focused gifts from individuals and Husch Blackwell law firm. 

Thanks to their generosity, WE LEAD was born.

Women’s Leadership Initiative
MidAmerica Nazarene University
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899