Dr. Jolene Erlacher founded Leading Tomorrow in 2013 with the aim of equipping businesses, schools, and other organizations for effective inter-generational leadership in an evolving culture. Her passion is to equip the next generation for success. Jolene's career began in K-12 education and she has worked in higher education for 15 years. Her education background includes a graduate certificate in International Leadership. Her undergraduate degree is in Elementary Education and her doctorate is in Leadership from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN. Jolene is fluent in Spanish and has volunteered and studied in various countries including Mexico, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Jamaica, Kenya, and South Africa. She is actively involved in her local community. Jolene lives in central NC with her husband, daughters and their dog Rex. She enjoys reading, writing and drinking coffee.
"Jolene Erlacher was down to Earth and easy to communicate with. She is a great instructor"
"The professor is very well-versed in her area of expertise."
"Jolene Erlacher was accommodating and adaptable to our class' needs. Her weekly module video was a helpful overview of the material and provided a framework for the assignment. She communicated via email when necessary which was helpful."
"Dr. Erlacher was supremely prepared, gave feedback to all assignments, and also was especially flexible if contacted about previous commitments. I greatly appreciated Dr. Erlacher's excellent combination of flexibility and professionalism."
"Dr. Erlacher is very knowledgeable about the course content and how to use technology to communicate with her students."