ILA Podcast

Reflections on Women in Leadership

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with Right Honourable Kim Campbell


As our world is changing at a rapid pace and our leadership strategies are changing, what does this mean for women in leadership? In this program, we will be discussing the changes of women in leadership with an experienced leader who has had significant worldwide leadership roles. Right Honourable Kim Campbell, the 19th Prime Minister of Canada, will share her insights from women in leadership from the early 1990s to now and where women in leadership hope to go in the future.

Guest Right Honourable Kim Campbell

The Right Honourable Kim Campbell was the nineteenth and first female Prime Minister of Canada. She held cabinet portfolios that included the Minister of State for Indian Affairs, Minister of Justice and Attorney General, and Minister of National Defense and Veterans’ Affairs. She served as Canadian Consul General in Los Angeles, taught at the Harvard Kennedy School, and chaired the Council of Women World Leaders. She served as International Women’s Forum President and was a founding member and later Secretary General of the Club of Madrid, an organization of former presidents and prime ministers. As Founding Principal, designed and launched a groundbreaking leadership program at the University of Alberta, the Peter Lougheed Leadership College. In 2016, she was appointed Chairperson for the Independent Advisory Board for Supreme Court of Canada Judicial Appointments, a role she reprised the following year.

Host Maureen Metcalf

Maureen Metcalf

Maureen Metcalf brings 30 years of experience and success in the fields of leadership, innovation, and technology. A regular contributor to, Metcalf has authored an award-winning book series on leadership and is the Founder & CEO of the Innovative Leadership Institute. She is the host of an Innovating Leadership, a weekly international podcast that hit the airways in July 2015. As an ILA Fellow, Maureen partners with the International Leadership Associate on a series of global leadership podcasts within the show.