Transforming Communities by Cultivating Leaders and Innovators

The Center for Innovative Leadership is Furman’s hub for serving the educational needs of professionals and organizations. Combining Furman’s world class academic expertise with leading business experts and coaches, the Center is dedicated to developing strategic leaders, creative problem solvers, and agile innovators who can navigate the complex challenges of today’s world.

Innovation and Leadership Programs


Leadership Programs

At the Center for Innovative Leadership, we harness regional and global expertise to develop leaders who can manage the complex challenges affecting today’s world.

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Innovation Programs

At the Center for Innovative Leadership, we know that technology, strategy, and culture are constantly evolving. Furman has been recognized as the #4 most innovative school in the nation, let us help you keep your knowledge fresh and your skill up to date with the latest trends in innovation.

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Coaching is a key part of your leadership journey. Learn from seasoned professionals and leverage their expertise to help you find solutions to your most pressing issues.

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Custom Programs and Consulting

Work with us to deliver transformative programs tailored directly to your business needs.

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Contact Us

Garrett Stern

Executive Director, Leadership & Professional Education

Sarah Waylett

Assistant Director, Center for Innovative Leadership

Jessica Moss

Business Development & Collaboration Strategist

Caroline Owen

Administrative Assistant

Sara Beth Trimble

Marketing and Recruitment Specialist

Clemson Turregano

Senior Leadership Fellow
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