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Leader Launchpad

Aim Statement

The TAO Leader Launchpad Community is an inclusive group of peers and mentors that empower ambitious leaders as they ascend the professional ladder. Quarterly events will provide professional development opportunities, networking, and best practices with like-minded individuals.

Community Co-Chairs

LL Brenna Legaard Co Chair

Brenna Legaard


K&L Gates

Samuel Rugi

Samuel Rugi

Privacy & Cybersecurity Evangelist
LL Greg Jorgensen Co Chair

Greg Jorgensen

Executive in Residence
Michael Ecker

Michael Ecker

Business Development Director

Matter Supply Co.

What Makes Us Different?

The group is focused on:

  • Network Growth
    • Mentorship
    • Pooling Experiences and Outreach
    • Expanding individual’s Network of Resources
  • Professional Development
    • Best Practices
    • Thought Leadership
    • Educational Cohort Opportunities
    • Internal & External Community Resources

Who Should Participate?

People who care about:

  • Expanding their network
  • Taking the next step in a new leadership role
  • Leadership best practices
  • Fostering the next generation of leaders

Want to get involved?

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