If you have any questions about ILA Member Communities, please contact our Membership Manager, Anita Marsh, at firstname.lastname@example.org or +1 (202) 470-4818 ext. 104.
Affinity Groups bring together ILA members who share roles or professional interests to create opportunities for professional development, focused networking, and peer-to-peer activities, as well as the examination of relevant research and practices.
Leadership Education Program Directors, Deans, and Chairs (go to homepage)
A community for those responsible for directing, managing, and leading leadership programs at colleges and universities interested in networking, targeted educational sessions to support peer-to-peer networking, and professional development.
Peace Leadership (go to
A community for those interested in leadership principles focused on creating peace that promotes the exchange of ideas, best practices, and action plans.
Women and Leadership (go to homepage)
A community for those focused on advancing women in leadership including researchers, coaches, educators, and practitioners interested in generating resources, disseminating research, and fostering the development of female leaders.
How to Affiliate with an Affinity Group
To affiliate/join as an ILA Member: log in to this profile update form, scroll down and "Edit Your ILA Member Community Settings." Make sure to click Submit at the bottom of the page in order to save your changes.
Opportunities to deepen your involvement in each group are detailed on their web pages and include things like group discussions at the ILA LikedIn group, committee/volunteer opportunities, participatory events, etc.