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We work with ambitious women and people of color to build dynamic, financially rewarding careers.

Jennifer McClanahan

Founder & CEO of Leverage To Lead

Our Clients


Your career is more than just a series of jobs.

At Leverage to Lead, we transform work and workplaces for ambitious women and people of color.

Career Growth

Get clarity about where you’re headed and design an intentional plan for a rewarding career. Our career strategists and leadership coaches will help you get there.

Organizational Change

True diversity, equity, and inclusion require us to go beyond organizational “best practices” and create a culture that values strategic risk-taking, innovation and belonging.

“There are so many positive things going on in my life right now, and 99% of them can be attributed to the changes I made when working with Leverage to Lead. I’m happier, healthier, and more successful than I’ve ever been.”

~ Andrea L

Jennifer McClanahan

Founder & CEO of Leverage To Lead

Jennifer McClanahan created Leverage to Lead to help women and people of color build a career strategy that is rooted in clarity, value, and authenticity.


“Without a doubt, Jen is my secret weapon for success in the workplace.”

Evelyn K.

“We built shared nascent skills, language, and expectations for ourselves and one another. This has yielded a remarkably fertile alignment for growth and transformation for our team.”


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