ILA Podcasts

ILA partners with ILA Fellows and members on the following:

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders is produced in partnership with ILA Fellow and past ILA Board member Scott J. Allen and is ILA’s official podcast. 

ILA Fellow Maureen Metcalf partners with ILA on a series of Global Leadership episodes within her podcast Innovating Leadership

ILA Members Lauren Bullock and Dan Jenkins partner with ILA to feature the work of ILA members on a series of episodes within the Leadership Educator Podcast

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

A System of Control, Command, and Fear

Decorated American diplomat and professor, Emilio Iodice, discusses the qualities leaders of democracies need in the 21st century. He also shares his take on Russian President Vladimir Putin, relating his style of leadership to that Mussolini.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Something You Can Practice

Dr. Theo Dawson discusses how to optimize skill development and build skills over time to expert levels.

Leadership Educator Podcast

What to Expect at ILA’s 2022 Leadership Education Academy

ILA’s Leadership Education Academy is an immersive training program designed by leadership educators for leadership educators. The Co-Chairs of this year’s academy, Dr. Kerry Priest and Rian Satterwhite, discuss the foundations of the program while Dan shares his experience creating the original program and Lauren shares her experience as a past participant.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Becoming the Guardians

Brian Barren, President of Business Operations with the Cleveland Guardians, talks sport leadership and how a team can unite and inspire a city.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

There Are Many Layers of Complexity Here

Dr. Khaleel Seecharan talks with Scott about the difficulty many leaders have speaking about race and gender equality and inequality. DEI officers have work to do to help their leadership feel comfortable.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Leading From a Place of Love

Dr. Akram Boutros joins Scott to discuss his leadership of MetroHealth in Ohio, its phenomenal growth, and his focus on inclusion, diversity, and equity in healthcare.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

A Chat With the 2022 CLC Champs!

Scott talks with the winners of the 2022 Collegiate Leadership Competition from Johnson Country Community College. Students share their key learnings and thoughts on creating a winning team

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

One Team, Seven Superpowers

Nidhi Pant, 2021 WE Empower UN SDG Challenge winner, joins Scott to discuss her work with farm-based micro-entrepreneurs in India as co-founder of Science For Society (S4S) Technologies.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

Safe to Fail Experiments

Michael Gothe discusses agile leadership and the need for a learning mindset when leading in complexity.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

So Many Myths to Fight

Discussion of home-based women doctors in Pakistan meeting the country’s healthcare challenges with Dr. Sara Saeed Khurram, 2021 WE Empower UN SDG Challenge Winner and Co-Founder & CEO of Sehat Kahani.

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Reimagining Leadership to Solve Food Insecurity

Leah Lizarondo, CEO and co-founder of 412 Food Rescue, joins Maureen to discuss using technology to create a social enterprise that fights hunger and promotes sustainability by preventing perfectly good food from entering the waste stream.

Phronesis: Practical Wisdom for Leaders

True Belonging and Dignity

Dr. Ming-Ka Chan discusses the importance of leadership, diversity, and belonging in the healthcare fields. She is Equity, Diversity, Inclusivity, and Social Justice Lead for the Department of Pediatrics and Child Health at the University of Manitoba.