The Rikleen Institute for Strategic Leadership works with businesses and organizations to create a work environment in which professionals can advance and flourish. The Institute provides strategic advice, training, and presentations on such topics as leadership development, retention of high talent professionals, minimizing the effect of unexamined bias as a barrier to advancement, and creating a thriving multigenerational workforce. Learn More

Rikleen Institute LLC

Lauren Stiller Rikleen is a nationally recognized expert on developing a thriving, diverse and multi-generational workforce. Lauren launched the Rikleen Institute for Strategic Leadership to help businesses and other organizations create a culture where their professionals can advance and flourish. She brings to each engagement more than two decades of experience as a law firm partner, mediator, and professional and community leader. Learn more

Rikleen Institute LLC


In February 2017, The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals held a workshop for its community and federal defenders.  Ms. Rikleen presented on “The Changing Work Force – Developing Effective Inter-generational Teams”  The defenders (and judges in attendance) enjoyed the program, finding the...

Tina Brier, Assistant Circuit Executive, Office of the Circuit Executive for the Ninth Circuit