Renita D. Alexander is a leader and learner! She has been a student of leadership most of her life, applying what she read, witnessed and experienced as the oldest of five children, an Air Force officer and leadership coach to consistently improve her leadership and share her lessons learned with others.
Since retiring from the Air Force after 27 years and moving to Chicago, Alexander has put her leadership knowledge to use, co-founding The Social Leadership Academy, a global education company for aspiring entrepreneurs and leaders, facilitating MoxE Women, a group of Christian leaders and entrepreneurs, and creating the Leadership Empowerment Academy for the Air Force Academy High School to help young leaders find their leadership strengths. Her company, Leadership Unlocked, is a full service, leadership development and training company focused on developing servant leaders.
In her book, Just Breathe: Leading Myself One Breath at a Time, Alexander shares leadership lessons from her experience leading, mentoring, and coaching. She believes that being the leader you are called to be is the journey of a lifetime.