Jepson means leadership.

They came to the nation’s first undergraduate school of leadership studies — not just to learn about leadership — but to become leaders.

Now, Jepson alumni lead corporations and people. Whether guiding teams or starting businesses of their own, Jepson leaders facilitate change and drive real results.

In short: Jepson leaders succeed.

JEPSON:  Leadership  for change. to inspire. for impact. with purpose. for life.

Adapting treatments to meet new needs

David Shimp is CEO of Del Sol Medical Center in El Paso, Texas. When the area became ground zero for COVID-19 in 2020, Shimp led his team in working seven-day weeks for 12 consecutive weeks and repurposed hospital practices to meet the emergent needs.

acute care hospital


increase in COVID patients treated between Sept. and Nov. 2020

Kimberly Bowers Rollins speaking at a Goodwill of Greater Washington graduation

Taking charge and taking care

Kimberly Bowers Rollins is Vice President of Development for Goodwill of Greater Washington. Despite the challenges brought on by the pandemic, Rollins’ leadership enabled the nonprofit to increase its outreach and fundraising efforts to support education and employment assistance to individuals with challenges to employment.

raised to cover furloughed employees’ health insurance costs


community members served in 2020, a 49.4% increase over a typical year

Tim Betzbatchenko

Assembling a winning team

Tim Bezbatchenko is President of the Columbus Crew SC, one of the first six original franchises in Major League Soccer. In his first two years, Bezbatchenko oversaw multiple milestones, including the groundbreaking for a new stadium and training facility, a multi-year sponsorship with Nationwide Insurance, and the formation of a reserve team.

$310+ M

cost of stadium project


MLS championships in 4 years (Toronto FC in 2017, Columbus Crew in 2020)

The leader in leadership

The Jepson School of Leadership Studies is the first institution of its kind in the world
Andrew Wasuwongse

Creating opportunity amid difficulties

Raegan Williams Morris is Vice President of Card Channels at Capital One Financial Group. As the pandemic intensified, she oversaw moving thousands of customer service associates from physical call centers to remote work, bringing work-life balance to the fore as never before.


customer service associates in the company’s credit card division


largest issuer of Visa® and MasterCard® credit cards in the U.S.

Andrew Wasuwongse

Fighting to end modern-day slavery

Andrew Wasuwongse is Field Office Director in Thailand for the International Justice Mission (IJM). In the NGO’s 21 years of operation in Thailand, it has served and saved 253 victims of violent crime and convicted 94 perpetrators.

cases of forced labor and human trafficking since 2017


victims served and saved from violent crime since 2000

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