Tom Kolditz

Executive Director, Doerr Institute for New Leaders, Rice University

Leadership, Author
Tom Kolditz


Tom Kolditz is the founding Executive Director of the Doerr Institute for New Leaders at Rice University. He designed and directed the core Leader Development Program at the Yale School of Management, served as the chairman of the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Leadership at West Point, and was the founding director of the West Point Leadership Center. A highly experienced leader, Brigadier General (retired) Kolditz has more than 26 years in PandL level supervisory positions, serving on four continents in his 34 years of military service.