Founder & Board Chair
Courage to Lead Instructor
Following an entrepreneurial business career, Ken Saxon co-founded Leading From Within to invest in and nurture social sector leaders, who play such a critical role in the health of our communities. Ken co-founded the Courage to Lead program for experienced nonprofit executive leaders in 2008, and Leading From Within’s Emerging Leaders program in 2013. Ken was awarded the 2012 Man of the Year Award by the Santa Barbara Foundation for his significant and positive impact on the local region. He is an alumnus of Princeton University and Stanford’s Graduate School of Business.