Linda Akutagawa

S2-F Myths of Asian Leadership: Debunking the Asian Model Minority

About Linda Akutagawa

Linda Akutagawa  is President and CEO of Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics, Inc. (LEAP) where she is responsible for LEAP’s strategic direction, operations, relationships and collaborations. A beneficiary of LEAP’s leadership training and a passionate social entrepreneur for over 20 years, Ms. Akutagawa has dedicated herself to continuing the cycle of leadership development and to inspiring Asian and Pacific Islanders to aspire to leadership roles in all sectors of society. She serves on serves on several nonprofit boards and is a graduate of California State University at Los Angeles with a B.S. in International Business and a minor in Economics.
University of St. Thomas - Minnesota Opus College of Business