Leadership Navigation

What is it?

A one of a kind program focused on developing authentic, effective and intentional leaders. The curriculum is designed to develop leadership skills and capacities, while exploring how Asian Pacific Islander (API) cultural values impact behaviors and perceptions. This allows participants to leverage core values and be at choice in adapting behaviors for desired impact. It is an experiential program driven by peer dynamic.

Who Should Apply?

Experienced managers that are:

  • Interested in advancing into executive management

  • Highly motivated to develop leadership competencies and to leverage cultural values

  • Demonstrated risk takers, willing to move beyond what’s comfortable

  • Committed to attending every session and fully engaging

  • Committed to work with a professional certified coach

Candidates must have:

  • At least three (3) years of managerial experience or equivalent

  • Management support* for tuition of $7,500 and time away from work each month

    *Managers are encouraged to provide developmental feedback and support around a leadership goal for their candidate.

2018 Navigation Class.jpg


  • Sessions are on Fridays from 8:30AM – 5:00PM unless otherwise noted and held at different company locations in the Puget Sound area.

  • Kick-off is a mandatory three-day event that includes hotel accommodations.

**If you're experiencing issues with the online application, it may be due to your company firewall. Try accessing the application on another device or using a different network. If you need additional assistance, please contact EDI at edi@ediorg.org.