Discover a Leadership Experience Like No Other

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Our curriculum and exclusive experiences are tailored to fit your organization’s size, schedules, and learning objectives. From a full day program for rising managers to a multi-day executive retreat, the George Washington Leadership Institute can meet your company’s needs.

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Elevate Your Experience

The iconic Mount Vernon Estate offers participants a full range of unique and unforgettable opportunities. Participants can enjoy receptions on the mansion piazza, private candlelight tours, catered dinners throughout the historic grounds, specialized tours, and enlightened interactions with nationally-recognized historians.

The George Washington Leadership Institute at Valley Forge

A partnered program by George Washington’s Mount Vernon and the Valley Forge Park Alliance that provides your organization the opportunity to be reminded of best practices in leadership shown by George Washington at Valley Forge.

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Lessons in Leadership Series

Find engaging case studies that immerse readers in the actual problems that Washington faced, and insight into the decisions that started a nation. The entire series is available for download on both Apple products and Kindle.


Executives, managers, and staff from organizations across the country have come through the Leadership Institute. They have all left enlightened, energized, and inspired.

  • Altria
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • American Bakers Association
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Brown Advisory
  • Executive Women in Government
  • Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Federal Judicial Center
  • Hasbro
  • Lutheran College
  • Maclean Fogg
  • MedStar
  • National Center for Counter Terrorism
  • National Grocers Association
  • National War College
  • Pepperdine
  • Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation
  • State Legislative Leaders Foundation
  • The Tugboat Group
  • United States Office of Personnel Management
  • White House Fellows Foundation and Association
  • Young President's Organization
  • And many more…

The George Washington Leadership Institute

A Program Like No Other, In a Place Like No Other, Inspired by a Leader Like No Other.