Recognizing and Developing Orange County’s Future Business Leaders

Congratulations to our Class of 2024, Cohort 5!

Our Values – OC Fellows

Our curiosity leads to learning and understanding

We seek opportunities for radical community care

Leading with empathy helps us recognize and include others

We are present and communicate with purpose

Working together we reflect our interconnectedness

Who are the OC Fellows?

Who are the OC Fellows?

What is the OC Fellows?

OC Fellows seeks to develop diverse young talent in Orange County, California.

It is a two-year leadership development program for diverse early career professionals working in OC companies and businesses. We provide learning workshops, skill building, networking opportunities, community service and connection across industries.

It is an opportunity to grow and learn alongside other young professionals in Orange County.



Being part of OC Fellows has connected me to a peer group of young professionals who are passionate about building themselves and others, and positively impacting our community.

Susan G2020 Fellow

A place of belonging that encourages and empowers me to think big about the future or Orange County and the role I can play in it

Austin MacClean2020 Fellow

OC Fellows has meant so much to me this past year! It’s truly an interconnected community of kind, successful, and ambitious people, coming together to make an impact on Orange County. I’ve loved every minute of it.

Leah Kraskin2020 Fellow

This has been one of the most meaningful programs I've been a part of. I've met wonderful people, and I enjoy contributing to the overall planning for the fellowship. It hasn't always been easy, but I appreciate the challenge and am appreciative that I get to be in this position.

Minh Nguyen2020 Fellow

Orange Fellowship has introduced me to like minded individuals that have helped me grow my network but more importantly grow in my professional life. From joining virtual seminars/workshops to getting to know each other over Happy Hours, OF has helped me connect with people that care about their careers combined with making Orange County a better place to work and live.

Luke Selway2020 Fellow

CLA OC - Working together to build a thriving Orange County for all.

CEO Leadership Alliance is a collaborative effort led by purposeful CEOs who believe that contributing to the community is not only a responsibility, but the right thing to do.

CLA OC created OC Fellows to develop and retain top tier young talent in Orange County, California. Our goal is to cultivate OC into a premier, inclusive, innovation talent hub.


CEO Leadership Alliance Leadership Meeting 2018

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