The Executive Leadership Council (ELC)’s mission is to increase the number of successful Black executives – both domestically and internationally – by adding value to their development, leadership and philanthropic endeavors throughout the life cycle of their careers, thereby resulting in the strengthening of their companies, organizations and communities.

ELC Founders

Founders of The Executive Leadership Council.


The ELC is the preeminent member organization for the development of Global Black leaders.


Our purpose is to open channels of opportunity for Black executives to positively impact business and communities.