James Miles worked as an educator in the New York City public schools for 20 years before joining the Seattle-based Arts Corps as executive director. Originally from Chicago, Miles has worked internationally as an artist and educator, and his work has been featured through Complex magazine, National Guild, The Seattle Times, KOMO, NPR, CBS, NBC, the U.S. Department of Education and ASCD. Miles is a Mayoral Appointee to the Seattle Arts Cormmission, and on the advisory board of SXSW EDU. His acclaimed TedXTalk focuses on his mission is to narrow achievement gaps using the “arts as a tool to navigate the systems of educational inequity.

Leaders Don’t Lead

What happens in a master class for leaders? Who trains the boss? Whether you are a c-level executive, a founder, a superintendent/principal, a coach, or a manager, you work in the relationship business. Join expert teachers Miles and Kleba in this energizing and entertaining workshop as they challenge you to reframe the very fundamentals of what you do as a leader.