The Lean Academy, hosted by Virginia Tech, is designed to support the needs of everyone from front line workers, through supervisors and managers, up to an including senior leaders. Employees at all levels have important roles to play in Lean transformation. New capabilities and behaviors must be cultivated at each level to create a culture change. Academy courses are facilitated by experienced, interactive practitioners. Special features of the Lean Academy include networking opportunities with successful leaders and simulations that relate to workplace conditions.