What is LEAP?
The LEAP Foundation (Leadership. Excellence. Accelerating Potential) is a non-profit organization which is dedicated to building the next generation of leaders. Each summer, LEAP hosts LEAP Week, a week-long, award-winning motivational leadership program for 15-25+ year olds on the campus of UCLA, bringing together top student leaders from the United States and around the world.
Dr. Bill Dorfman – Founder
Dr. Bill Dorfman is a highly sought after motivational leader for young adults and the Co-founder of the nonprofit, LEAP. He is a recipient of 14 lifetime achievement awards and is well-known for being featured on shows like ABC’s Extreme Makeover and CBS’s The Doctors. Having co-founded one of the world’s leading dental companies, Discus Dental, Dr. Bill has continued to do exceptional work in dentistry–helping thousands of patients smile for over 20 years.
Charlie Gallagher – Executive Director
A former participant in LEAP’s inaugural program in 2008, Charlie Gallagher has continued to show his passion for students achieving success as a LEAP coach and the Executive Director of the nonprofit, LEAP. His leadership has helped the organization impact young adults across America and the rest of the world.