John Hawkins, President

As founder of Leadership Edge, Inc, in 1993, John has spent over 30 years helping university students, young professionals and organizational leaders across America wrestle with the issue of developing a leadership lifestyle. John believes that this is essential for effective, long-term leadership of today’s complex organizations and corporations.


Janet Hawkins, Women's Services Coordinator

After serving as a volunteer with Leadership Edge since its founding in 1993, Janet joined the staff team at Leadership Edge in December 2012.  She had worked the previous 13 years as a Technical Project Manager and Systems Analyst at Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina. As LEI Women's Services Coordinator, Janet is responsible to oversee program development and expansion of Women's Services at all sites. Janet also serves as Data Manager to oversee the development and use of data systems.


Corrine Lawrence

Corrine Lawrence, Mentoring Services Manager

Joining the Leadership Edge team in 2015, Corrine is key to LEI success! Corrine manages LEI mentor services to both mentors and mentees in all our locations. In addition, as a seasoned administrator, she oversees administrative tasks and manages LEI communications, processes and many other essential tasks.