Leadership defined

Patrick Schambach

Rear Adm. Patrick Stillman

What does it take to have great leadership? Some of the federal government's best leaders took a crack at this question recently at the GCN Management Leadership Awards and Conference in Washington.

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Rear Adm. Patrick Stillman, program executive officer of the Coast Guard's Integrated Deepwater Program, and Patrick Schambach, the soon-to-depart Transportation Security Administration CIO, agreed that humility is a necessity. Stillman spoke on a panel with several other high-level managers on 'How to Mobilize for a Tough Challenge.' Schambach sat on a panel to discuss 'Turning Management Into Leadership.'

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