The Leadership Council serves as a critical source of advice and support for CPL, providing strategic guidance, advocacy and advancement. It is comprised of leaders from across multiple sectors and is led by Co-Chairs Les and Abigail Wexner, Vice-Chair Beth Dozoretz, and Faculty Co-Chairs David Gergen and Max Bazerman.

Members

Abigail Wexner, Leadership Council Co-Chair
Leslie H. Wexner, Leadership Council Co-Chair and Founder of Limited Brands
Beth Dozoretz, Leadership Council Vice-Chair
Yousef Al Otaiba, United Arab Emirates Ambassador to the United States
Mohammed A. Alshaya, M.H. Alshaya Co. W.L.L.
Louis Bacon, Moore Capital Management
Leon Black, Apollo Global Management, LLC
Donald Dixon, Trident Capital
Glenn Dubin, Highbridge Capital Management
Paul J. Finnegan, Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC
Sheila Johnson, Salamander Hotels and Resorts
Paul Tudor Jones II, Tudor Investment Corporation
Richard M. Krasno, William R. Kenan,  Jr. Charitable Trust
Marc Lasry, Avenue Capital Group
Robert “Bobby” Long, Granville Capital
Catherine Reynolds, Catherine B. Reynolds Foundation
David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group
Allan R. Tessler, International Financial Group, Inc.
Jeffrey Walker, retired founder, JPMorgan Partners

Faculty Advisers

David T. Ellwood, Dean, Harvard Kennedy School
David R. Gergen, Leadership Council Faculty Co-chair and Co-Director, Center for Public Leadership
Max H. Bazerman, Leadership Council Faculty Co-chair and Co-Director, Center for Public Leadership
Tommy Amaker, Head Coach, Men's Basketball, Harvard University
Iris Bohnet, Professor of Public Policy and Academic Dean, Harvard Kennedy School
Clayton M. Christensen, Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
Paul Farmer, Kolokotrones University Professor, Harvard Medical School
Martin Feldstein, George F. Baker Professor of Economics, Harvard University
Niall Ferguson, Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History, Harvard University
William W. George, Professor of Management Practice, Harvard Business School
Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Ernest L. Arbuckle Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
Nancy F. Koehn, James E. Robinson Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
Joseph S. Nye, Jr., University Distinguished Service Professor, Harvard Kennedy School
Michael E. Porter, Bishop William Lawrence University Professor, Harvard Business School
Kenneth S. Rogoff, Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy and Professor of Economics, Harvard University
Lawrence H. Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor and President Emeritus, Harvard University