Dr. Marianne Walker appointed new CEO/President
Dr. Marianne Walker was appointed President/CEO of Young Leaders, Inc., the 501(c)(3) that runs the Young Leaders Program camp, while former President/CEO Stephan Price takes on a new role as Grantwriter in order to propel Young Leaders to the next level! This change was voted upon by the Board of Directors and announced at the July 10th general meeting, wherein the new mini-camps were also finalized.
Marianne received a BFA in Multimedia Design from the University of Oregon with a minor in Journalism Communications, graduating Summa Cum Laude a year early. She earned her MBA from Bushnell University in Eugene, OR graduating second in her class, Sigma Beta Delta Honors Society. She earned a Doctorate in Business Administration from California Southern University, with a Postgraduate Certificate in Industrial and Organization Psychology. Her thesis was on developing corporate training for employees who are reluctant to use new technology. Marianne is a happily married mother of two teenagers who both have grown from the Young Leaders Program. She enjoys gardening, baking, volunteer teaching for her church, and developing education programs in her spare time.