The Leadership Alliance is committed now more than ever to the important work of supporting our community in the face of adversity. The Leadership Alliance represents what it truly means to be in communion with its partners with mutual goals and aspirations as we all reflect upon and implement what we believe are the best strategies for addressing diversity and inclusion in the research workforce. We believe that empowering the next generation of leaders and role models is critical to achieving true diversity, equity and inclusion. By identifying, preparing and supporting underrepresented scholars across the educational continuum and into professional research careers, the Alliance serves as a catalytic change to promote a diverse and competitive research workforce. As we celebrate 30 years of success and achievement The Leadership Alliance continues to embrace its commitment to the important work of diversifying the research workforce with an emphasis on growth, innovation, and expansion.