Member Communities

Ethics & Leadership

Community Leaders

Robert McManus
Robert McManus
Interim Dean; McCoy Professor of Leadership Studies, Marietta College
Alexandra Perry
Alexandra Perry
Assistant Professor of Leadership and Ethics, McDonough Center for Leadership, Marietta College
Colleen Lyons
Colleen Lyons
CEO, FUEL Leadership Consulting & Professor, College of Medicine, Drexel University

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The Ethics & Leadership Member Community is an ongoing platform for discussions about research, practices, frameworks, and contextual approaches concerning ethics and leadership.

Priorities and Projects

  1. Launch our Ethics & Leadership online Intersections community this month.
  2. Mobilize ILA members with curiosity and a point of view about leadership ethics in business, academia, governments, NGOs, and Non-Profits.
  3. Draft a 2021-2022 roadmap, including a provocative speaker series and impactful learning and best practices sessions to increase the impact of the Ethics and Leadership community.
  4. Share new research and promising practices.
  5. Provide leadership and volunteer opportunities that play to your strengths and your calendar demands.

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Sample Ethics Resources



Sign saying Stop Putin's Aggression at Protest in London February 2022


How long will the Russian people put up with Putin’s aggression in Ukraine? In an authoritarian state, you need the support of the elite. As living standards begin to fall and more Russian and Ukrainian lives are lost, Matt Qvortrup, an expert on comparative democracy, argues that Putin’s position will become more and more precarious.

Leadership as Integrity and Trust

Leadership is impossible without integrity, and integrity is inconceivable without trust. Erwin Schwella explores the interconnections between these concepts in his latest blog. He concludes, quite starkly that the flip side – leadership corruption – is deadly and kills.