WE CONNECT AND DEVELOP LEADERS

OUR MISSION

L3 Leadership exists to build and develop a community of leaders that grow to their maximum potential, develop the courage to pursue their dreams, and become great leaders in their families, communities, cities, nations, and their world.

OUR CORE VALUES

Leadership

We connect, develop, and add value to leaders who will multiply and add value to other leaders.

Community

We never do life or leadership alone, but in community.

Character

We believe that character development is the most important development.

Growth

We grow to our maximum potential regardless of the cost.

Intentionality

We live life intentionally.

WHAT WE DO

The L3 Leadership Podcast

We are obsessed with helping you grow to your maximum potential and to maximize the impact of your leadership. Therefore, each month we deliver 4 new episodes of the L3 Leadership podcast that will help you grow and develop as a leader.

Mastermind Groups

Mastermind groups are groups of 6-12 leaders that meet twice a month to help each other grow and develop. We believe that every leader needs to be in a Mastermind Group.

Membership

Connect with a community of like-minded leaders and receive access to calls, tools, and resources you need for your leadership journey.

Leaders Collaborative Program

 In partnership with the Pittsburgh Leadership Foundation we offer L3 Leader dynamic, cohort-based experiences involving leaders from Pittsburgh’s businesses, not-for-profits, and churches. Learn more about the collaboratives here.

L3 One Day Leadership Conference

Our annual gathering that helps leaders grow their leadership, their network, and their future. Learn more here.

OUR TEAM

254: Life at 35

DOUG SMITH

Co-Founder & CEO

Doug is the Director of Development at Light of Life Rescue Mission and Founder and CEO of L3 Leadership. He is the author of his eBook, “Making the Most of Mentoring”, a step by step guide to help you build and cultivate relationships with mentors. He blogs at dougsmithlive.com, he is host of the L3 Leadership podcast, and he is sought after public speaker.  He is married to his highschool sweetheart, Laura, who currently works as an Account Executive at Ivalua. Together, they love family, personal growth, travel, working out, and serving others.

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LAURA SMITH

Co-Founder

Laura currently works as the Director of Sales at Ivalua, a global leader in enterprise spend management software based in Silicon Valley. She is the co-founder of L3 Leadership, and loves launching women’s Mastermind groups. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Doug. Together they have two daughters – Olivia and Sophia.

WILLIAM HOST

Director of Operations

Will recently moved to Pittsburgh with his wife, Marissa, who works as an RN for Amadysis Hospice. Will comes from 6 years of full time ministry with experience in small group development, volunteer coordination, event/project management, graphic/web design, church administration, and public speaking. He loves reading, design, food and serving others.

ASHLEY DICK

Administrative Assistant

Ashley is the newest addition to the L3 team and brings with her over 15 years of executive/administrative assistance. Originally from Vancouver, BC, she now lives in a small town in Canada with her husband Aaron, who works as an E-Learning Developer for Yukon Learning. When she’s not assisting the L3 team, you can find her volunteering her time in the community, playing beach volleyball, traveling, and spending as much time outdoors!

BECOME AN L3 MEMBER

Connect with a community of like-minded leaders and receive access to the tools and resources you need for your leadership.

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